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Thailand

30 Jul 2014
The Moon.
Loy Krathong festival is a spectacular event celebrated throughout Thailand around November, and should not be missed by people visitin...
29 Jan 2014
Bali and Thailand museums explore cultural identity
Museums are almost always dedicated to displaying culture, but visitors to museums in Bali and Thailand will find themselves in the cen...
13 Nov 2013
Thai tourist board attempting to create world's largest online photo album
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is hoping to create the world's largest online photo album with the help of locals and visi...
28 Oct 2013
Thailand still backpackers' favourite
Despite the wealth of destinations on offer around the world, perennial favourites have topped the list of places to take a gap year.&n...
18 Oct 2013
Holidaymaker lands record-breaking fish
An angler from Surrey has landed a record breaking fish while on holiday in Thailand. Keith Williams needed the assistance of a fr...
1 May 2013
Bargain-seeking tourists flocking to Thailand
More travellers are picking Thailand and other South East Asian countries over holiday destinations closer to home, a new poll has reve...
7 Feb 2013
New sand spa pampers tourists on one of Thailand's top beaches
Tourists heading to one of Thailand's best-loved beaches are being given the chance to be pampered at a newly-opened 'sand spa&...
21 Jan 2013
 Thailand named top Asian holiday destination
Thailand has been named as the number one holiday destination in the whole of south-east Asia. The country, which is famed for its pic...
7 Jan 2013
'Golden year' for Thai tourism
Thailand enjoyed a "golden year" for tourism in 2012, according to a tourism board chief, as visitor numbers hit new highs. ...
2 Aug 2012
Cultural heritage 'an important factor for Brits visiting Thailand'
Learning more about cultural heritage is one of the main reasons for UK travellers to visit Thailand, according to research by the coun...