Tag: Hua Hin

Retiring in Thailand: targeting grey boomers

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The rise in retirement-age Europeans, North Americans and Japanese could transform Thailand’s property sector

Sharapova celebrates New Year in Hua Hin

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Tonight Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams will be among the revellers ushering in New Year at Thailand's version of The Hamptons

Thailand reaches out to medical tourists

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Thailand is set to adjust its visa rules to help hit a target of 2 million medical tourists by 2012

Thailand Property Awards highlight top projects

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The winners of the 2009 Thailand Property Awards were announced at a five-star gala dinner on Saturday at the Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok. Now in their fourth year, the Thailand Property Awards aim to promote the quality of Thailand’s real estate, construction, architecture and interior design. More than 1,000 nominations...

Netpats invade Bangkok

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Enterprising Bangkok expats are using the internet in innovative ways to earn a living - as currency traders, online poker players and eBay merchants.

Hua Hin tops holiday home survey

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Hua Hin and its neighbour Cha-am have been highlighted as Thailand's leading holiday home location by the Agency for Real Estate Affairs (AREA). Although less well-known internationally than other seaside resorts like Phuket and Pattaya, Hua Hin has a unique appeal to 'hi-so' (high society) Thais owing to its royal...

Hua Hin: the factoids

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The prestigious resort offers some striking contrasts to rival seaside destinations

Travel supremo picks Hua Hin

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Peter de Jong, a leading figure in the regional travel industry, is among the many Bangkok-based expats being drawn to Hua Hin.

Hua Hin gets a new ‘village’

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Dutch developer Peter Ton has picked the hills outside Hua Hin for a community with an unusually personal imprint