When you talk about tourist destinations in Thailand, what comes into your mind are majestic temples symbolizing the strong faith of Thais, amazing ruins that served as living proof of the rich history of the Kingdom, finest beaches and even elephant feeding. Perhaps, less traveled compared to the ruins of Ayutthaya, Bang Pa in Royal Palace is a stunning former dwelling place of the … Continue reading Bang Pa in Royal Palace – Reasons To Never Miss Visiting this Place. No. 3 is Unbelievable (but true).
Skyscrapers shadowing the city, fun and colorful night life, big and modern shopping malls offering promotions every now and then and hundreds of restaurants with local and international menus. This is Bangkok. A highly urbanized city. But if you are living and working for years in this one of the top choice tourist destination in Asia, you will feel later (or sooner) amidst this modern … Continue reading One Day Trip to Bang Krachao National Parks- A Green Escape from Boring Bangkok.
You will never know until you will explore the Angkor Wat of Thailand. It has been a long plan of mine to visit this UNESCO declared World Heritage place- Sukhotai Historical Park and glad for the long weekend (because it was the new Queen’s Birthday) I decided to give it a go. Sukhothai Historical Park is found on the northern part of Thailand, close to … Continue reading The Amazing Sukhothai Historical Park
Back home, I used to visit the Carmelite Monastery in Bajada, Davao City Philippines. The serenity of the place invites direct connection with Him which during those times I needed even up to now, and I believed you either. My Refuge There is a place I wanted to be at. I have had heard even before about a monastery in Bangkok but for some reasons, … Continue reading When You Feel You Want Solitude While in the Hustle Bangkok (Come to Carmelite Monastery)
Maeklong Railway Market or locally known as Siang Tai (life-risking) is found in Samut Songkhram Province. A two-hour by train from Bangkok. Why dubbed as Life-Risking Market? Vendors are positioned close the small railway of Mae Klong to Mahatchai, about 100 meters length where the market is open from 6 am to 6 pm. As soon as the train passed the railway, these brave vendors … Continue reading Experience Life-Risking Market at Maeklong Railway Station
The Burma Railway also known as the Death Railway was built by the Japanese Government during WWII particularly in 1943 to support its allies in Burma. This Bridge connects Thailand and Yangon (formerly Burma) is built on the Kwai Yai or Mae Klong River and has a length of 415 kilometers. Why called as the Death Railway? According to Thai History, About 90,000 civilian labourers … Continue reading A Day Spent at the Death Railway (The Bridge on the River Kwai)
I have been to Ayuthaya twice and the feeling is the same whenever I go. The ruins that defined the dramatic history of the city always mesmerized me. Founded in 1351 by King Ramathibodi I and was in the hands of Burma in 1569. After winning back Ayutthaya, a reconstruction was done and of the 400 Temples, only few left. Excavations were also done and … Continue reading Ruins of Ayutthaya- A Must Visit
This tropical garden is the largest Botanical Garden in Southeast Asia with an area close to 600 acres. Once a plantation of local fruits and now a home to different tropical plants and flowers planted and arranged by theme. As soon as you get inside the vast area, your first impression is…amazing! Yes, the Bonsai Gardens, different kind of Palm Trees, colorful and beautifully bloomed … Continue reading Trip to Noong Noch Tropical Botanical Garden in Pattaya
Hua Hin, once a fisherman village and a popular holiday destination of the royal family in the olden times is now a top choice of vacationers not only locals but tourists from different parts of the globe. Located in the Southern part of Thailand and is more than 2 hours travel from Bangkok by land and approximately 5 hours if by train. While having our … Continue reading Exploring Hua Hin – 6 Reasons to Stay