The wooden bridge in Sangkhlaburi, Thailand - photo by Chris Wotton

Where to visit in western Thailand

Western Thailand is often a bit of an afterthought in visitors’ minds, bundled in alongside the more clearly defined central, northern, eastern and southern regions. But a number of Thai provinces don’t quite fit that neat method of dividing up the country, jutting out as they do towards the border with Myanmar. That’s not to […]

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 […]

Trang in southern Thailand - photo by Chris Wotton

Where to go in southern Thailand

Southern Thailand is one of the country’s biggest tourism draw-cards – it’s the region you see splashed across glossy brochures, and in picture-perfect postcard shots. But there’s more to the south of Thailand than the most well-known destinations – here’s where to head for a real flavour of the south. Phuket Best known for its […]

Koh Samet, Thailand - photo by smalljude

Thailand’s best beaches in reach of Bangkok

As much as we love the Thai capital, the time comes when even the most die-hard Bangkokian craves a break from the big-city frenzy. What better way to escape the downtown traffic than with a break to the beach, where you can get that unmistakable feeling of sand between your toes and gentle waves lapping […]