Thailand Temple Dress Code (and What Not To Wear)

Thailand is famous for its spectacular Buddhist temples dotted around the country, rich with culture and traditional customs. Are you planning a trip to one of the famous sacred temples in Thailand and not sure what attire to wear when entering? This article breaks down the required dress code when entering to avoid breaking any … Read more

What Does 555 Mean in Thailand? (Origin and Usage)

Have you ever received a text from a Thai friend containing the sequence “555” and wondered what it means and if they are just randomly typing numbers out of frustration? Well, you might be surprised to know there is a cultural significance behind this sequence of numbers in Thailand, so let’s take a closer look. … Read more

[Review] Avani+ Mai Khao Phuket (with Photos) 2023

Looking for one of the best resorts to stay in at Mai Khao beach in the north of Phuket island? Read on to see my review of my stay at Avani+ Mai Khao. Mai Khao is located in the northeast of the Island with a peaceful 11km coastline beach, one of the longest in Phuket, … Read more

Mai Khao Beach – Everything You NEED To Know

Mai Khao is located on the north tip of Phuket island and is connected to the main Thailand Phang-nga distrust via the Sarasin Bridge. Searching for a beach getaway and prefer to avoid the hustle and bustle of touristy areas? Phuket is known for its amazing beaches, and Mai Khao Beach is no exception, with … Read more

How To Get From Bangkok To Phuket (Cheapest/Fastest) 2023

Phuket is Thailand’s largest and most popular island, famous for its incredible beaches, countless activities, and wide selection of accommodations. The island is located in southern Thailand, surrounded by the Andaman Sea. The fastest, easiest, and my personally recommended way of getting to Phuket from Bangkok is by plane, taking just 1 hour and 30 … Read more

How to Get to Siam Paragon – 5 Modes of Transport

Siam Paragon is a luxury shopping mall located in the Siam area with convenient access to public transport, including BTS Skytrain, buses, and taxis. The 10-floor mall has 400,000 m2 of shopping and entertainment, including the SEA LIFE aquarium, IMAX cinema, bowling arena, spas, concert mall, dining, and high street shopping. This article outlines the … Read more

[Review] SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World – All You Need (2023)

SEA LIFE Ocean World in Bangkok is one of the biggest aquariums in Thailand, housing over 5 million liter tanks across a 10,000 sqm space in the basement of Siam Paragon. The aquarium has eleven different zones to explore with a wide variety of animals including sharks, rays, seahorses, and penguins. I visited the SEA … Read more

6 Best Boutique Hotels in Pattaya (all Budgets) 2023

Pattaya is one of Thailand’s most popular tourist destinations because it’s within easy reach of Bangkok, has a beachside location, and has many attractions. The sheer number of resorts and hotels in Pattaya can be overwhelming, so I’ve narrowed down my top hotel picks to help you find the perfect boutique accommodation in Pattaya based … Read more

[Review] Shambhala Hotel Pattaya (with Photos)

I recently took a trip to Pattaya for a festival and stayed there at Shambhala Hotel Pattaya during my 4-night visit. This article provides an overview of the hotel and my experience to help you decide if it’s the right hotel for your next stay in Pattaya. Overview Recommend for: Traveling alone, as a couple, … Read more

How To Get From Bangkok To Pattaya

Pattaya is one of the most popular tourist destinations outside Bangkok because of its proximity to the capital and beachside location, with plenty of resorts to choose from. Pattaya is easily accessible by car, bus, or train if you’re feeling adventurous. Traveling from Bangkok will take approximately 2 hours by car and 2-4 hours by … Read more