Thailand – The perfect holiday destination

The best places to stay in Thailand

Thailand literally means the land of Thai which means this country is one of few countries that boasts that it is practically untouched by the European power, making it a breath of fresh air from the typical European holiday destinations that many Brits enjoy.

However, it has the most cultural influence of its neighbouring country’s culture and religion –  India. India and other south-east Asian countries to have left various traces here.

Thus it is a perfect destination to explore and discover the rich culture and heritage at the same time experience the vibrant lifestyle of colourful Asia.

Top Thai tourist destinations:

Bangkok

Located on the bank of the prosperous river Chao Phraya, is the dynamic capital city, Bangkok. It is an art, culture and youth travel destination where malls, nightlife and restaurants rock the city all day and night.

Yet, you can still experience a  mixture of both traditional and modern activities.

Getting around in the beach and nature adorned sites linked in the Chao Phraya River, safari activity, Chatuchak market where flea and street market takes importance all adds to the interest and delights of travellers.

Thus, it is one of the greatest tourist attractions and stopover destinations in this country.

Hua Hin

Hua Hin is a popular seaside area on the Gulf of Thailand, away from Bangkok, yet still busy with lots to do.

This location is one of the most popular destinations for those who want resort holidays, near the beach with personalised facilities, such as pools, luxury rooms and dining.

There are a number of top resorts in Hua Hin, providing accommodation near the beach and top chefs providing great cuisine.

Koh Samui

Located in Surat Thani province, Koh Samui is one of the most fascinating and well-liked tourist places in Thailand.

It is the third-largest island which was once upon a time visited by only a few intrepid backpackers.

Today, it has become one of the most outstanding cosmopolitan melting pots, attracting a vast number of travellers and tourist who longing for the beachside and love enjoying rich sea mix cuisines.

The unique and distinctive relaxed atmosphere of the pure green environmental surrounding makes this island a tempting site for weekend and holiday escapes.

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Krabi

Krabi is a charming and affectionate tourist town situated at the border of the Krabi River.

Holidaymakers seeking to relax love the laidback atmosphere of this cool and serene area.

Along with the modern cosmopolitan lifestyle, culture mingles amidst the cool relaxing atmosphere.

Nightlife and leisure activities are a big part of the attraction to Krabi, with a variety of outdoor activities and excursions available too.

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