Koh Kood in eastern Thailand - photo by Chris Wotton

Where to go in eastern Thailand

Wedged between central Thailand and the Cambodian border, eastern Thailand doesn’t get nearly as much of the glamorous attention of tourist brochures as southern or northern Thailand – yet it’s home to some of the country’s most stunning beaches, as well as some truly multicultural cities that are exciting to explore. These are our tips […]

Monkeys at Phra Prang Sam Yot shrine in Lopburi, Thailand - photo by Adam Baker

Where to travel in central Thailand

Aside from Bangkok, central Thailand misses out on much of the tourism brochure love that’s afforded to both the south and the north. Sometimes that’s understandable – this is largely rice cultivation country, and it’s not as tightly packed with winning tourist attractions as other parts of Thailand – but that’s not to say there […]

Cookware and other souvenirs for sale at a market in Thailand - photo by aotaro

Souvenirs and gifts to buy on a trip to Thailand

Taking home a memento of your trip to Thailand can be a fantastic way to savour the memories of your time away – but hunting for unique souvenirs and gifts can also quickly become a stressful last-minute rush that sucks the fun out of the final days of your holiday. Fortunately, these days Bangkok has […]

Wishbeer Home Bar craft beer bar in Bangkok, Thailand - photo by Wishbeer Home Bar

Bangkok’s best craft beer bars

Beer has arguably never been bigger in Bangkok than it is now. But we’re not just talking the usual trio of Chang, Singha and Leo – after a long time of locally brewed craft beers having been confined to an illegal underground scene (which they largely still are), craft beer has hit the big time […]

River View Guest House in Bangkok, Thailand - photo by River View Guest House

The best views of Bangkok

Visitors to Bangkok tend to make a beeline for the Thai capital’s famous sky bars in the hope of getting an amazing view of the city – but there are other places with equally inspirational lookout points. These are some of our favourite spots for incredible views of Bangkok. Make the most of your visit […]

Flower Market Tour at Pak Khlong Talat flower market in Bangkok, Thailand, by The Market Experience (operated by Expique) - photo by The Market Experience

Our favourite unique (and best) tours and experiences in Bangkok

While at Expique we clearly love Tuk Tuk Tours and Food Experiences, there are so many other great passionate companies in Bangkok offering a range of niche experiences, that we thought we would share some of our favorites, and in our minds the best tour in Bangkok.  Recent years have seen a number of innovative […]

Casa Teo wine and tapas bar in Bangkok, Thailand - photo by Casa Teo

The best wine bars in Bangkok

If you’re looking to settle in somewhere cosy and sip a glass or three of a fabulous vintage during your stay in Bangkok, you’re in luck. Recent years have seen an array of popular wine bars open up in the Thai capital, run by serious oenophiles. These are some of our picks of Bangkok’s best […]

Lhong 1919 in Bangkok, Thailand - photo by Lhong 1919

5 of the most stunning heritage buildings in Bangkok

Bangkok is a city that’s changing fast – but, in amongst the skyscraper shopping malls, hotels and condominiums, there remain heritage buildings that have survived the wrath of development and still stand to pay homage to eras gone by. These stunning buildings spread across Bangkok display a wide range of Thai, European and Chinese heritage […]

Tuk Tuks in Bangkok - photo by Pedro Alonso

The story of Thailand’s tuk tuks

Practically Thailand’s national emblem, the humble tuk tuk is at the heart of the Bangkok experience for most first-time visitors – and plenty of repeat returners, too – as well as serving as a valuable mode of transport for locals and residents. There’s little like the buzz of a spin around the Thai capital in […]