Thailand and its culture, history, people and things to do

Somtum papaya salad stall in Bangkok - photo by Chris Wotton

The origins and future of street food in Thailand

Thailand’s street food scene is well renowned, and Bangkok is widely regarded as among the […]

Kopi coffee in Phuket town, Thailand - photo by Rob Taylor

What to eat in Phuket

In spite, or perhaps because, of Phuket’s position as one of Thailand’s most popular tourist […]

Pad krapao

The ultimate guide to Bangkok’s best street food

Thailand’s street food is world-renowned, and anyone who has visited the capital will tell you […]

New Year's Eve fireworks on the Chao Phraya river - photo by Prachanart Viriyaraks

Expique’s Guide to the New Year in Bangkok (Updated for 2015/16)

Update for 2016 coming soon. This year celebrations will be toned down a little as […]

Christmas tree at Central World - photo by Kazuhiro Nakamura

Expique’s Guide to Christmas in Bangkok (Updated for 2016)

Many people wonder to what extent Christmas and New Years Eve are celebrate in Thailand. […]

Tha Kha floating market in Samut Songkhram (Mae Klong) near Bangkok, Thailand - photo by Richard Barrow

Tha Kha floating market – perhaps Thailand’s most authentic

Of the many floating markets for visitors to Thailand to choose from, Tha Kha is […]

Don Wai floating market in Nakhon Pathom near Bangkok, Thailand - photo by Hdamm via Wikimedia Commons

Don Wai floating market: a foodie paradise that’s open daily

Bangkok and the surrounding provinces offer plenty of choice when it comes to floating markets […]

Trooping of the Colour in Bangkok - photo by That Hartford Guy

December 5: Father’s Day and the King’s Birthday in Thailand

One of the most socially important public holidays on the Thai calendar is 05 December, […]

Phraya Nakhon Cave at Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park in Prachuap Kiri Khan, Thailand - photo by Bethany Ciullo

Thailand’s most impressive national parks

Thailand’s numerous national parks are often the highlights of a visit to the country – […]