Discover the land of silk and elephants in Surin

Discover the land of silk and elephants in Surin

Surin, is a province in North Eastern Thailand and one of the four Isaan provinces. It is one of the most rewarding places to go and discover Continue reading Discover the land of silk and elephants in Surin

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Ban Kru Bua Museum

A lifelike walk through time at the Ban Khu Bua Museum in Ratchaburi

One thing about Thailand is that there is a museum for almost every kind of historical or even non-historical moment. It is no different in Ratchaburi, however this particular museum in Ratchaburi which is dedicated to the Thai Yuan community is a little different from the others. Continue reading A lifelike walk through time at the Ban Khu Bua Museum in Ratchaburi

The aromatic trail of hill tribe coffee in Chiang Mai

The aromatic trail of hill tribe coffee in Chiang Mai

Thailand is one of the largest consumers of coffee in the world. Therefore the introduction of coffee plants into Chiang Mai was a way to meet the market demand for the beverage. Original seedlings were imported from South America and other countries and acclimatized to the conditions in the hills of Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai. Hill tribe farmers were taught how to grow coffee plants, harvest and turn the produce into coffee grains for beverages. Continue reading The aromatic trail of hill tribe coffee in Chiang Mai

Unbelievable vineyards of the tropics

Unbelievable vineyards of the tropics

Every wine lover is familiar with the wine regions of France, Spain, Australia, America, Italy, and Africa as the most prominent wine producers. However, now there is a new wine destination that is taking the world by storm and it is in the least expected place that one would imagine would be able to produce wine grapes. Right in the heart of tropical Thailand is the new wine region of the world in the province of Nakhon Ratchsima. Continue reading Unbelievable vineyards of the tropics

The Bangkajao Youth Guides and Jak

The Bangkajao Youth Guides and Jak

If you want a unique travel experience in Thailand and are interested in community tourism in a place not too far out of the city, keep  a watch out in the activities offered by th Bangkajao Youth Guides and take part in their weekend community tourism trips which are fun and educational, and you also get an insight into the rural life as well as to be able to be a part of the real Thai life. Continue reading The Bangkajao Youth Guides and Jak