Chiang Rai’s Golden Clock Tower

The same artist who created Chiang Rai’s pride – The White Temple, Chalermchai Khositpipat – is also the man behind the clock tower that was unveiled in 2008. As it would be expected, this clock tower is nothing short than spectacular, and if you’ve been to The White Temple then you would know what to…

Khao Mo in Wat Prayoon

Khao Mo in Wat Prayoon has to be the most peaceful and tranquil place that I’ve been to in Bangkok. After driving past the very intriguing temple on numerous times while crossing Saphan Phut (Memorial Bridge), I have finally made the effort to stop and satisfy my curiosity. I think it’s safe to say that…

Chinese New Year Celebration vs. Bangkok’s Air Pollution

Every year thousands of people head to Bangkok’s Chinatown to celebrate the Chinese New Year. This year is no different in spite of the air pollution that has gripped the city in recent weeks, so much so that schools were ordered to close for two days. However, it’s business as usual and everything seems be…

Bang Nam Pheung Floating Market

When you visit Thailand, on the top of the must-do activities is to go to one of the floating markets. It’s like nothing you’ve seen before and truly an unforgettable experience. The only downside is that it’s a 3-4 hour drive from Bangkok just to get to the famous Damnoen Saduak or Amphawa floating markets….

Saphan Phut (Memorial Bridge)

If you visit the famous Grand Palace or the Reclining Buddha in Bangkok, then chances are that you might see the Memorial Bridge. It’s the second bridge built in Bangkok to cross the mighty Chao Phraya River, connecting Phra Nakhon and Thonburi districts of the city. It was built in 1932 to commemorate 150 years…

Magnolias Ratchadamri Boulevard

Magnolias Ratchadamri Boulevard is a luxury high-rise building comprising of luxury condominiums and the first Waldorf Astoria in South East Asia. Standing tall at 242 metres & 57 floors; it’s hard to miss with its 3D mapping projection display currently on.

Kaeng Krachan National Park

It Wasn’t Easy, But It Was Worth It! First of all, I’ve got to say that finding this park was a little hard to find by car. For some reason I couldn’t find any clear signs with directions to the entrance of the largest national park in Thailand – about 2900+ km² to be exact….

Chinatown, Bangkok

This has to be one of my favorite places in Bangkok. There are plenty of opportunities to people watch or simply enjoy the hustle & bustle of tuk tuks and buses. However, it may not be for those who aren’t used to the heat and humidity. During the daytime there are many wholesale shops if…