Tag: Culture

28th July – Anniversary of King Vajiralongkorn

59 views

Among many holidays on the calendar of Thailand, the birthday of King Bhumibol Aduljadej on December 5th remains one of the most important, even after his disappearance on October 13th, 2016 at the age of 88 years. Since 2017, however, the new holiday of July 28th has appeared, the date...

5 Secret places to discover as quickly as possible

40 views

The Kingdom of Siam has built a reputation on the tourism market and has become a major paradise destination over time. Thus, it is every year several millions of international tourists who trample its paradisiac beaches and its sacred temples. However, some places remain very discreet and relatively untouched. Notice...

The rise of the rich Thai

32 views

32, this is the number of billionaires in Thailand. That's 4 more than last year, and it's 10 more than Singapore. Thus, Thailand ranks first, with the most billionaires in Southeast Asia. These figures reflect economic prosperity, including higher exports of high value-added products and an overall increase in household...

The International Firework Festival is back to Pattaya on June 8th – 9th!

36 views

The International Fireworks Festival, one of the most impressive and most anticipated events in the country is back in Pattaya! The Pattaya International Fireworks Festival, which takes place every year, has become the must-see event in the seaside resort where locals and tourists come in large numbers to watch this...

[Bangkok] tips for successful relocation

25 views

Your decision is made, you are moving to Thailand, goodbye boring life, hello to change and changes. Your destination? The same as half of the expatriates in the kingdom of Siam: Bangkok! How to live this renewal without stress? What are the right decisions to make? The editorial staff of...

Visakha Bucha Celebration, the Buddha’s Day

32 views

This 29th of May 2018, the Visakha Bucha celebration will take place in Thailand. This Buddhist celebration has a major importance for the country and will unit everyone from the Land of Smiles, right one month after the wonderful Songkran Festival.     This religious event celebrates three major steps...

Kra Canal – To Connect the Pacific and Indian Oceans by Thailand

Today we give our attention to the Kra Canal project, discussed for years already but without any definitive decision. A little summary of this high ranged project.     The Kra Canal - or Thai Canal - is a project which implies building a canal going through the Kra Isthmus...

[Expatriation] factors to consider before moving to Thailand

66 views

Leaving one's homeland is never easy. The fear of the unknown and change of scenery are things that can make us give up the big leap that is expatriation However, it is enough to have the right information to be reassured and make this new start as calmly as possible....

[EVENT] Songkran Festival!

163 views

HAPPY NEW YEAR! The Songkran Festival - also called the Buddhist New Year - is running this year from the 12th to the 15th of April. Discover the history and the traditions of this so popular celebration! Songkran, what is it? The Songkran is one of the most emblematic celebrations...

TAT – Promote Songkran 2018 (Press)

128 views

TAT promotes nationwide Songkran 2018 celebration in Thailand's major and emerging destinations Bangkok, 4th April 2018 - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Amazing Thailand's 'Open to the New Shades' marketing concept is at the heart of its 'Grand Songkran Celebration' in Bangkok and 12 major tourist destinations around the...