Articles By: Patrice Asia Thailand Traveller

/ 28 July 2014 15 h 58 min

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is a Theravada Buddhist temple in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand. The temple is often referred to as “Doi Suthep” although this is actually the name of the mountain it is located on. The temple is located 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) from the city of Chiang Mai and is a sacred site to many Thai people. [...]

/ 17 July 2014 17 h 30 min

Wat Arun Bangkok Thailand

Wat Arun Ratchawararam Ratchawaramahawihan or Wat Arun is a Buddhist temple (wat) in Bangkok Yai district of Bangkok, Thailand, on the Thonburi west bank of the Chao Phraya River. The temple derives its name from the Hindu god Aruna, often personified as the radiations of the rising sun. Wat Arun is among the best known of Thailand’s landmarks and the [...]

/ 10 July 2014 16 h 24 min

Outrigger Phi Phi Island Resort and Spa

Outrigger Phi Phi Island Resort and Spa is an enchanting getaway on Loh Ba Gao Bay on the northeast coast of Koh Phi Phi Don. This Thailand resort’s allure is seclusion and privacy on 70 tranquil acres of swaying coconut palms, fragrant gardens, and a half-mile of sparkling shore overlooking the crystal Andaman Sea. Spacious thatched-roof bungalows conform to the [...]

/ 8 July 2014 17 h 14 min

Banana Fan Sea Resort, Koh Samui

A magical oasis in a tropical paradise, Banana Fan Sea Resort lies on the most beautiful part of Samui’s famous Chaweng Beach in the Gulf of Thailand, with the finest white and powdery sand. Located at the south end of Chaweng Beach, yet not too far away from the famous shopping, entertainment and nightlife areas. A Sea View Villa with [...]

/ 7 July 2014 16 h 14 min

The Siam Hotel, Bangkok

Along the River of Kings… Nestled amongst Bangkok’s historical palaces, temples and museums; a lucky few will happen upon our boutique gem, The Siam. Set on 3 acres of premium river frontage, our privately owned and operated 39-room luxury retreat will transport you to a bygone serenity suffused with priceless antiquities, oriental allure and contemporary comforts. Conceived by Krissada Sukosol [...]

/ 27 June 2014 14 h 24 min

Muthi Maya Forest Pool Villa Resort

Reuters reported the list of top ten most romantic resort of the world . The result revealed that one of the resorts in Thailand, MUTHI MAYA Forest Pool Villa in Khao Yai was ranked at No.7, while “IL SALVIATINO”, Florence, Italy is ranked at No.1 and “THE STANDARD”, New York, US is ranked at No.2 “If calm and tranquility are [...]

/ 20 June 2014 18 h 02 min

Layana Resort & Spa, Koh Lanta Yai

Layana Resort & Spa is a haven of pampered indulgence, tranquil vistas, manicured landscapes and personalized service. Layana Resort & Spa is an ideal choice for a luxury and a romantic stay. The resort features 51 luxurious contemporary Thai style guestrooms, suites and villas boasting luxurious fittings, goose down duvets, elegant terracotta tiles, privacy blinds and silk furnishings; each with [...]

/ 17 June 2014 14 h 37 min

Wat Phra Kaew, Bangkok

Wat Phra Kaew or the Temple of the Emerald Buddha (officially known as Wat Phra Sri Rattana Satsadaram) is regarded as the most important Buddhist temple in Thailand. Located in the historic centre of Bangkok, within the grounds of the Grand Palace, it enshrines Phra Kaew Morakot (the Emerald Buddha), the highly revered Buddha image meticulously carved from a single [...]