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Where to eat on Thailand’s islands

Ah, Thai food. Thinking of the silky noodles and bright papaya salads will make even the most satisfied stomach rumble. Thailand does have its regional differences in cuisine, as well as food from cultures outside of Thailand. There are heaps of delicious places to get your grub, so the experts at Expedia Australia put together this list to help you narrow down your choices. Read More

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Thailand travel advisory on The Royal Cremation for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej

The Royal Thai Government has announced that the Royal Cremation for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej is scheduled for 25-29 October, 2017. Thursday, 26 October, will be the royal cremation day, and it has been declared a public holiday by the Cabinet to allow the people to take part in paying a final tribute to the late King.

During the process of the Royal Cremation which will last five days, tourist attractions across Thailand will be open as usual. This is with the exception of Bangkok’s Grand Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, which will be closed from 1-29 October, 2017, as they will be the venue of the Royal Cremation. All transport, banks, shopping areas, hospitals and other public services will be operating as usual.

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Phuket with Kids – 7 reasons to have a family holiday in Phuket

Phuket with kids – is it overrated and to be avoided or a great family holiday destination? Travel blogger Rene Young, decides to find out for herself why Phuket is till one of the most visited destinations for families on her blog; Together We Roam.

It was time we took a Phuket family holiday to see for ourselves, and answer the curious question: why Phuket with kids? Read More

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Ultimate Guide to Hiking in Koh Samui

On an island renowned for pristine beaches and sapphire seas, you would expect visitors to Thailand’s Koh Samui to spend all of their waking hours near the shore. However, there’s also lush rainforest that’s equally enticing for adventurous travellers, and the holiday gurus over at Expedia Australia have all the top tips. Whether by boot or by bike, you’ll enjoy hidden waterfalls, secret gardens, and incredible views when you follow this guide to hiking in Koh Samui. Read More

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How to Pick Your Perfect Thai Island

Deciding between a getaway to the island of Phuket or a trip to Koh Samui is like picking between a pot of gold or a pile of cash—you really can’t go wrong either way. Holiday packages to Phuket and Koh Samui offer opportunities to immerse yourself in Thai culture, embark on an outdoor adventure, or simply enjoy some downtime on some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet.

We wouldn’t dream of making you choose on your own, so the experts at Expedia Australia did the research for you. Here are some memorable morsels to help you choose between these two enchanted islands. Read More