Rose of the North, Chiang Mai is a city in northern Thailand of mist-shrouded mountains and colourful hill tribes. It is much greener and quieter; making it a popular destination in Thailand for any traveller. With numerous places to see in and surrounding the city, Chiang Mai truly has it all.
Ko Samui (or Koh Samui) is one of Thailand’s largest islands and the largest island in the Chumphon Archipelago which form the Ang Thong National Marine Park. It is an oasis of natural beauty with its white sandy beaches, dazzling coral, luscious lagoons, picturesque waterfalls, swaying coconut trees and crystal clear water. Administratively part of Surat Thani Province, Ko Samui welcomes everyone, from budget travellers, to the wealthiest holidaymakers.
The Pearl of the Andaman. Phuket’s beautiful beaches & crystal-clear waters have been on the bucket lists from backpackers to luxury travellers. There are so much more to the island, waiting for you to explore, than just nice sandy beaches.
Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is one of the most visited cities in the world and it isn’t really hard to know why. Known to the Thais as “Krungthep”, which means the City of Angels, it is one of Asia’s most cosmopolitan cities with action on every corner: Marvel at the gleaming temples, catch a tuk tuk along the bustling Chinatown or take a longtail boat through floating markets. Food is another one of its highlights, from local dishes served at humble street stalls to haute cuisine at romantic rooftop restaurants, Bangkok has something for everyone and truly never ceases to amaze you.
Thailand is a beautiful kingdom, featuring Buddhist temples, exotic wildlife, and spectacular islands. With a fascinating history and a unique culture that includes delectable Thai food and massage, Thailand features a modern capital city and friendly people who epitomize Thailand’s “Land of Smiles” reputation. Find out what the Top 10 destinations in Thailand are as awarded by millions of real travelers in the TripAdvisor – 2014 Travelers’ Choice Awards.
hese 25 best cities in the world were the result of a survey ran on Lonely Planet asking travellers and their staff to nominate their favourite cities. A list of 200 cities was provided for inclusion in the book, The Cities Book. You can go through the list below with a short excerpt of each city from The Cities Book. Guess which cities turned up in the top 5 positions?