Post Tagged with: "Tourism"

/ 27 December 2016 14 h 59 min

Wat Benchamabophit – Bangkok

One of Bangkok’s most beautiful temples is the Wat Benchamabophit, also known as “the marble temple” or Wat Ben. As it is classified as a first class Royal temple, it is also a temple of significant importance. The official name of the temple is Wat Benchamabophit Dusitwanaram, which means “the Monastery of the fifth King near Dusit Palace”, the fifth [...]

/ 20 December 2016 16 h 10 min

Anantara Hua Hin Resort

Close your eyes and transport yourself to an ancient Thai village. Situated on the Gulf of Thailand, this resort has two infinity-edged, beachfront pools and a central location near the city’s famed night market. Accommodation includes 12 deluxe suites and a variety of lagoon rooms, while dining options are almost limitless and feature Thai and Italian specialties. Outside the resort, [...]

/ 16 December 2016 11 h 33 min

Koh Hong, Krabi

Koh Hong is the favorite tourist destination for both Thai and foreigners. Than Bok Khorani National Park Ranger Unit is located on the island. The area of the two white powdery beaches. The front beach of the island is the location of thepier which is not appropriate for swimming while the other side is fine for scuba diving. The sea [...]

/ 11 November 2016 11 h 54 min

Manathai Khao Lak

Conveniently located in Khao Lak, Manathai Khao Lak is a great base from which to explore this vibrant city. Situated only 0.8 km from the city center, guests are well located to enjoy the town’s attractions and activities. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city’s must-see destinations. At Manathai Khao Lak, every effort is made [...]

/ 5 November 2016 15 h 00 min

Wat Ang Thong Worawihan

This third-class royal monastery is located opposite Ang Thong City Hall. At first, there were two small temples located next to each other,  called Wat Pho Ngoen and Wat Pho Thong, both constructed during the reign of King Rama IV. Later in 1900, King Rama V had the temples combined into one and graciously named it Wat Ang Thong. The [...]

/ 2 November 2016 10 h 56 min

Hin Daeng and Hin Mueng – Koh Lanta

The main reason that diving has become world class in Ko Lanta, and the Krabi district overall, are the two pinnacles that lie approximately 25 kilometres southwest of Koh Rok. Hin Daeng (meaning Red Rock in Thai) and Hin Muang (meaning Purple Rock) offer everything a diver dreams of, from dramatic walls, sheer drops and big fish action, to lush [...]

/ 28 October 2016 10 h 14 min

Koh Chang – Trat

Koh Chang is the focal point of Koh Chang National Marine Park in Trat province. Koh Chang is the largest of the 52 islands in Koh Chang National Marine Park and the second-largest island in Thailand. Most of the island is rainforest and it features a range of hills, the highest (Khao Jom Prasat) nearly 800 meters high. The result [...]

/ 5 October 2016 16 h 10 min

Wat Saket – Bangkok

Wat Saket is famed for its Golden Mount – a spire that rises some 260 feet into the air from ground level. Nestled on top of a man-made hill, the Golden Mount is a fairly dominant feature in the Rattanakosin area’s skyline. Building of the temple started in the 1800s by King Rama III and the temple was completed by [...]