I arrive in Krabi with one major goal in mind: climb the world-renowned limestone rocks of southern Thailand. Images of classic long-tail boats decorated with colored ribbons and fresh flowers fill my mind. I can’t wait to set my eyes on those piercing blue-green waters from high above on Viator’s Climbing at Railay Beach tour.
Category: Things To Do
February 10, 2015
There are a number of wonderful waterfalls in Phuket, but with so much choice how on earth do you settle on which to see while on your trip? To narrow your waterfall chasing down, here are the top three best waterfalls in Phuket.
January 27, 2015
Little beats the romanticism of a long railway journey, and Thailand is as good a place as anywhere to soak up the delights of the rails. While the Thai railway network isn’t quite extensive enough to link up the whole country, it does boast a number of unique routes that make for memorable journeys.
January 20, 2015
If you’re planning on hill-tribe trekking in Chiang Rai, it’s not quite as simple as booking onto a tour or even grabbing a guide and heading straight out to explore the tribal villages. There are certain things that it’s not only good to know, but that it is essential to be aware of before visiting any tribal village in northern Thailand. The Chiang Rai Hilltribe Museum provides an insight into local life in the Mekong’s tribal communities and is an important stop before heading off on your hilltribe trek.
January 13, 2015
Koh Lanta actually refers to a number of islands that are sprinkled in the Andaman Sea just off the coast of Krabi in southern Thailand. The island you need to know about however is Koh Lanta Yai, the largest of this archipelago and your base for a few days, a few weeks – or perhaps a few months if island life really gets beneath your skin.
January 6, 2015
Known locally as Naka Market, the Phuket Weekend Market is located just outside Phuket Town along Chao Fa West Road. Essentially, it’s a bustling jumble-sale of a place selling everything from second-hand goods and pirate DVDS to fake designer handbags and… barbequed insects! Just strolling around the Phuket Weekend Market is an experience in itself, but you’ll inevitably find something to purchase among its colorful stalls so it’s well worth polishing up on your bartering skills before you set off.