Repeat Travellers and travel bloggers Chris Ashton and Simon Ceglinski are first-time visitors to Phuket. Staying at the Anantara Phuket Layan Resort & Spa, they share their experience with us.
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Travel blogger Holly O’Sullivan (THATraveller) shares her tips to help you navigate your way through the best three Bangkok markets. Read More
There’s only one thing Mummy Travel Blogger Aleney De Winter loves more than food and travel: her kids. Luckily for Aleney, her son Rafferty shares her passion for food (and travel), so when he met Thailand food blogger Mark Wiens, he had a lot of questions to ask. Raffles interviewed Mark for Aleney’s blog: Boy Eats World. Read More
Back for it’s 18th successful year, the Amazing Thailand Grand Sale has returned in 2016 and this time it is bigger and better than ever. The Sale was launched in style with an Amazing race-style shopping challenge, in which 14 teams of bloggers from across Asia and Australia raced around Bangkok’s Ratchaprasong district competing for a 100,000 Baht prize.
Ask most people what GOT stands for and they think of a popular TV show, but in this blog post, travel writer Sally Hammond is referring to a GOT of another kind – the Gulf of Thailand.
The Gulf of Thailand features three very popular – and different – holiday destinations: Koh Samui, Pattaya and Sihanoukville in Cambodia. On a recent cruise from Singapore, Sally and her husband Gordon visited all three.
“Ranong sneaks under the radar of the tourism monster that ate that last quiet coastal town you used to love. This Andaman Sea port, tucked in between the southernmost tip of Myanmar and Thailand’s Isthmus of Kra, gets along prosperously as a fishing and trading town.” Travel writer John Borthwick reveals a few secrets… Read More
Guest blogger Carmen Jenner kickstarts a healthy regime at wellness centre Palms Retreat in Koh Samui.
The huge hill taunts ahead; wobbly from the heat. This isn’t a side to the turquoise fringed paradise of Koh Samui I had ever expected to encounter. Wellness Resort Consultant and Personal Trainer Ron Velduis soothes the climb with words of encouragement as his rescue dogs Setta and Sky playfully coax me along. He sweats and puffs in sympathy which is by no means a reflection on his own level of fitness; the humidity is insane. Preferring to be at one with his environment, he goes sans footwear, on the blistering ground I might add. Read More
Beyond Thailand’s beautiful islands, beaches and temples, there are many aspects of Thai culture that are well worth exploring, and one of these that is fast-growing in popularity is Thailand’s rich agricultural heritage. Welcome to Agro-tourism. Read More