What to Wear in Thailand (Do’s and Don’ts)

In this article, I outline some recommendations for planning what clothes to wear while exploring the Kingdom. Thailand is hot and humid year-round, with average temperatures ranging from 18 to 38°C depending on season and location, so wear lightweight, breathable clothing. However, if you’re traveling to the mountainous regions in the north of Thailand, the … Read more

Best Shoes For Thailand (Walking, Beach and More)

This article will guide you in selecting the appropriate footwear for Thailand. Thailand has a variety of terrain, including sandy beaches in the south, Bangkok’s concert jungle, and mountainous regions in the north. Recommended shoe types: Shoe Type Terrain Flip flops Beach Sandals Beach or City (short walks) Sneakers City (long walks) Hiking shoes Mountainous … Read more

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. This article breaks down the required dress code when entering to avoid breaking any temple rules. There are dress codes in place at temples in Thailand to uphold respect for religious beliefs when entering the sacred grounds. … Read more

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

This review is of Avani+ Mai Khao hotel in Phuket from my stay there is 2023. The hotel is located in Mai Khao in the northeast of the Island with a peaceful 11km coastline beach, one of the longest in Phuket. I stayed for two nights in Mai Khao in 2023 for a short break … 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)

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

How to Get to Siam Paragon – 5 Modes of Transport

Siam Paragon is a luxury shopping mall in the Siam area. It is conveniently accessible by public transport, including the 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 … Read more

SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World – Worth Visiting?

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 zones to explore with various animals, including sharks, rays, seahorses, and penguins. I visited the SEA LIFE aquarium in 2023. … Read more

6 Best Boutique Hotels in Pattaya (all Budgets)

In this article, I outline some of the best boutique hotels in Pattaya, with high-rated reviews on various booking platforms. Hotel list overview: Hotel Price U Jomtien Pattaya $ Shambhala Hotel Pattaya $ Wave Hotel $$ Baraquda Pattaya $ Veranda Resort Pattaya $$ U Pattaya $$ U Jomtien Pattaya U Jomtien Pattaya is a beachside … Read more

[Review] Shambhala Hotel Pattaya (with Photos)

I recently traveled to Pattaya for a festival and stayed at Shambhala Hotel Pattaya for four nights. 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, with a group of … Read more