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Phuket – An Introduction to the Pearl of Andaman

Posted under Travel Thailand - Dec 28th, 06 - No Comments

Phuket is an island in the Andaman Sea of the Indian Ocean, South of Thailand. Phuket is Thailand’s largest island and enjoys great popularity as a travel destination dubbed ‘the Pearl of Andaman’. The island measures 21 km by 48 km at its widest.

Thai handicrafts – the spirit of freedom

Posted under General - Dec 19th, 06 - No Comments

Thailand is famous for its handicraft, and not without reason. Thailand has long tradition of handicraft influenced by Indian, Chinese and ancient Khmer cultures. But probably most importantly, the skills handed down over generations and the relaxed and free minds of Thai people combine to make Thai handicrafts one of the world’s best.

Thai massage – something not to be missed

Posted under General - Dec 19th, 06 - 7 Comments

The art of massage is believed to have been practiced in Thailand since as long ago as 200 BC when it was introduced from India. Due to its long history, Thai massage is referred to as “nuad paen boran” or Thai ancient massage. The traditional Thai massage is sometime known as Thai bodywork, passive yoga, […]

Thai Dishes Are Meant to be Shared

Posted under Thai Food - Dec 17th, 06 - No Comments

A proper Thai meal should consist of rice or “kao” and some thing to eat with rice or “kab kao”. Each diner is served with an individual plate of rice while everything else is served in the middle of the table for sharing among diners. Normally rice arrives at the table first followed by non-rice […]

Things To Do in Bangkok.

Posted under Travel Thailand - Dec 11th, 06 - No Comments

Bangkok has a lot to offer to her visitors. It is one of the fastest-growing, most economically and socially dynamic cities in Southeast Asia. On the other hand, it embraces many of the Thai cultural attractions ranging from the many Buddhist temples, to old palaces, to great museams. Taking a boat trip along the Chao […]

Muay Thai – The Martial Art of Eight Limbs

Posted under General - Dec 10th, 06 - No Comments

Muay Thai or Thai Boxing has become incresingly well-known outside Thailand as an exciting form of martial art. Apart from Thailand, Muay Thai is also practised in several other southeast Asian countries including Cambodia (where it is known as Pradal Serey) and Myanmar where it is generally known as Lethwei. Muay Thai gyms are also […]

Retirees’ Paradise Thailand

Posted under General, Travel Thailand - Dec 9th, 06 - No Comments

Many foreigners have chosen Thailand as their retirement homes. Some move to Thailand to live and start businesses. Relatively low cost of living, good climate, Thai hospitality are among the reasons. Broadband Internet and other telecommunications infrastructure in Thailand has become more of international standards and very affordable pricing. Many international schools have popped up […]