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Thailand’s famous floating market

The best known floating market in Thailand is the Damnoen Saduak floating market in Ratchaburi province. It’s extremely popular among tour operators, who take tourists there for a day trip, leaving Bangkok early in the morning.

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The beautiful murals of Suphan Buri

Suphan Buri is a central province with a history dating back several millennia. Archaeologists have unearthed evidence of neolithic, bronze and iron age cultures as well as art of the Dvaravati, Khmer.

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Sarah Brightman Bangkok Concert Date

Classical and opera fans in Thailand will see their dream come true as soprano queen Sarah Brightman delivers a performance in Bangkok at the end of this month. Presented by Sportform-Eventasia, the “Sarah Brightman Dreamchaser World Tour Concert” will take … Continue reading

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The 25th “Pramong Nomklao” Fish fair

Those who love fish should get reeled in by this, but leave the rods at home.

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Award winning Thai Attractions

Three of Thailand’s leading tourist attractions have finnished in the top-ten spots in two categories of the TripAdvisor’s 2013 Travellers’ Choice Award.

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British Airways announce new route to Koh Samui

British Airways has signed a new codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways, which will allow the airline to offer flights to Phuket, Koh Samui and Chiang Mai via Bangkok. It will also operate a codeshare with Bangkok Airways from Singapore to … Continue reading

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Top 101 Asian Restaurants Four are Thai

Four restaurants in Thailand, all in Bangkok, have been picked among the 101 best venues by The Daily Meal, a US food website.

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Koh Samui the perfect holiday destination

If sun, swimming and good times are what you’re into, then the Thai Islands are right up your alley. Jump your way from Koh Samui to Koh Tao, finishing it up with the legendary Koh Pha Ngan. With multiple nights … Continue reading

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Denise Van Outen revisits Koh Samui

I first came to Koh Samui 13 years ago when it was still a bit of a hippy paradise. It was about the time that the film version of Alex Garland’s book The Beach – starring Leonardo DiCaprio – was … Continue reading

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Memories of backpacking in Koh Samui

It was the summer of 1998 when I first went ashore on Koh Samui in search of white sandy beaches, crystal seas and full moon parties. I was, of course, clutching my copy of Alex Garland’s The Beach.

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