Some holidays are best spent lounging on the beach, watching the surf roll in with a coconut in hand—but if you’re looking for an adrenaline rush, there are plenty of adventurous activities to be found on Thailand’s islands, and the experts at Expedia Australia have rounded up the best ones for fearless wanderers such as yourself. Read More
A virtual reality ‘Discover Thainess’ campaign was launched recently, harnessing the power of new media to bring authentic Thai local experiences to visitors – before they even step foot in Thailand. Read More
Divers are drawn to the island of Ko Tao by its pristine marine environment, coral reefs, abundant marine life, and frequent whale shark sightings, while other tourists come here for the beautiful white sandy beaches, so it’s critically important to look after the island’s delicate marine environment. Read More
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
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
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
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
Travel writer Julie Miller won the coveted Best Travel Writer award this week at the annual National Tourism Industry Awards gala event. Her winning story is an important one, about the treatment of Thailand’s much-loved elephants.
Award-winning travel writer John Borthwick muses on cruising the Mekong River from Lao to northern Thailand with Pandaw Cruises. Read More
With surf, sunshine, and tropical breezes, Thailand’s beauty is legendary, and you want to see as much of it as possible. You aren’t content to just stay in one place; no, you want to sail the ocean blue, taking in the sights and getting to know the locals. Whether you’re diving into a teeming coral reef in the Andaman Sea or ferrying your way around the Gulf of Thailand, your island-hopping adventures will seem like they never have to end. Check out this guide from Expedia Australia to find out which spots you should definitely put on your Thai island to-do list. Read More