Month: August 2019

stoned chaiyaphum

Stoned Chaiyaphum

Stoned Chaiyaphum Stoned Chaiyaphum, no not that kind of stoned, more the rocky formation kind of stoned. Chaiyaphum province is little visited by foreigners but has some wonderful scenery and unusual natural attractions. It has two distinctive halves; a fertile rolling plateau, and forested mountains with several national parks. Hill of White Rocks Found in …

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Hidden Ubon

Hidden Ubon Ubon Rachatanee is one of those hidden away provinces with some lovely charms missed by most tourists. Tucked away in a corner of the Isaan region, Hidden Ubon is squeezed between Cambodia in the south and Laos in the east. Pha Taem National Park Pha Taem National Park covers about 340sq km of  …

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Surprising Thailand

Surprising Thailand Surprising Thailand is just that – surprising. Almost every corner you turn will bring something unexpected, stunning, unusual, or fun. We’ve put together a little collection of these from across different parts of the country for your enjoyment. Erotic Garden and Teahouse (“Adult Content!”) A beautiful and thoughtful garden in Chiang Mai displaying …

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Myths and Legends

Myths and Legends Naga You will have seen images of Nagas more often than you realise if you’ve ever visited Thailand. Almost all Thai temples feature images of Naga somewhere, often to decorate stairways and in some depictions of the Buddha, where the creature uses it’s multi-headed, cobra like hood to protect him. So, what’s …

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