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0 Let’s Check In – Pickadaily Bangkok

There’s good news for: 1. Londoners who miss London. 2. People who want to go to London but don’t want to go through the ten hour flight business. 3. Anyone who wants to visit a wonderfully established community mall themed in the style of truly authentic English class. Located in…

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0 Let’s Check In – Central Westgate Mall

This past August 28th saw the inauguration of one of Bangkok’s (and Thailand’s) most promising malls. With a total floor area of almost half a million square metres and set on 100 rai, this 14 billion baht mega project has again set out to implant the standard of super luxury…

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0 Let’s Go Lopburi

This month’s Let’s Go takes us to a destination in central Thailand where you can partake in an array of wonderful and truly Thai activities. Lopburi is one of those places that allows you to explore some of the most authentically exotic facets that Thai culture has to offer. From…

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0 Let’s Check In – Yodpiman River Walk

Modern cities like Bangkok are amusing, recreational and exciting. But in addition, Bangkok equally offers you the inevitable chance to learn about its history and tradition as well as its vast influence in the architectonic scenario. Here is where conundrums and contradictions often take place. The dilemma of the average…

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0 Let’s Go – Ang Thong

At times, one wishes not to travel too far from the centre in order to explore the beauty of the countryside. Thailand is one of the many countries in which that is possible. It is thus for that reason that this month’s HOT Getaway does not take us too far…

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0 Walking with Giants

Thailand’s current population of domesticated elephants is about 2,700. After a precipitous decline from about 100,000 domesticated elephants in 1850, numbers are now stable. About 95% of Thai elephants are in private ownership, with the Thai Elephant Conservation Center’s 80 elephants being Thailand’s only government-owned elephants apart from a few…

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0 Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand’s Grand Canyon

Sometimes one chooses to go to places, not because of the stereotypical appeal towards the white sandy beaches and the young coconut shells but because of the wonderful amalgamate of rich history. At these times the perfect destination to vacation in gathers culture, strong fascinating tradition, enthralling history and great…

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0 Let’s Go to Ratchaprapha

When one thinks of Thailand, the general idea that comes to mind is that of the ocean, of the beaches and of sipping on the iconic young coconuts with the small straw hats whilst overlooking the vastness of the sea. We often tend to overlook however, the fact that Thailand…

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0 Vana Nava, Something for everyone

Vana Nava, Asia’s first Water Jungle is located just minutes from Hua Hin’s city center. With over 200,000 living species from across Thailand in its 20 Rai (3.2 hectares) the park truly feels like a Jungle. Combining state of the art technology and modern facilities with 19 very exciting rides…

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0 Bangkok’s Flower Market

Colorful flowers brighten up the greys around every corner in Bangkok, but it’s not just because they look nice. Flowers play a pivotal role in the ancient Thai tradition…

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0 Nan Province

Take a trip to Thailand’s Nan Province. Nan is both a quiet town and a tranquil province in Northern Thailand.

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0 Tha Song Yang in the province of Tak

This month’s Hot Getaway takes us to Tha Song Yang in the province of Tak, quite a road trip at 15 hours from Hua Hin but it’s rustic beauty is stunning and worth the long drive.  In Tha Song Yang you will find the Mae Moei National Park.  The park…

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0 Khao Kho, Phetchabun

This month’s HOT Getaway takes us to the province of Phetchabun. Located approximately seven hours by car from Hua Hin, Phetchabun is almost the middle point of Thailand. This province is rich with natural attractions like the Nam Nao National Park, which features a large number of wild animals that…