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    • Thailand's Big Easy

      May 23, 2018 | 17:00 pm

      It's easy to bypass Phetchaburi, the dusty, slow-moving, eponymous provincial capital located some 120km southwest of Bangkok, while on the way to more popular destinations like Hua Hin, Cha-am and Kaeng Krachan National Park. Those who do, miss out on a city with its own special charms and attractions from 12th century Khmer ruins to century-old traditional Thai wooden houses and delicious local...

    • A land steeped in history

      May 23, 2018 | 17:00 pm

      Ketsurang, an archaeologist, miraculously travels back in time from the present day to the reign of the Ayutthaya Kingdom's King Narai the Great (1656-1688). She enjoys the traditional way of life and the beauty of many places in Ayutthaya and Lop Buri.

    • Mercedes-Benz VIP taxis to hit city roads next week

      May 23, 2018 | 01:31 am

      Mercedes-Benz taxis will start appearing on Bangkok streets on May 30, with fares starting from 150 baht, according to the Land Transport Department.

    • Thailand Cultural Music Festival set for Pattaya

      May 20, 2018 | 23:56 pm

      On May 25-26 the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Pattaya City were set to hold the inaugural Thailand Cultural Music Festival, bringing together a host of world-renowned local artists and a curated blend of music cultures.

    • The best of Asia yachting

      May 20, 2018 | 17:30 pm

      Boats from around Asia are heading to Thailand's second most popular island destination for the final event showdown of the 2017/18 AsianYachting Grand Prix during the 17th "Samui Regatta" in Surat Thani from Saturday to June 2.

    • Betong's tourist fortunes improve

      May 20, 2018 | 01:20 am

      Despite being situated in a strife-torn area, the southernmost Betong district of Yala province has seen a surge in tourists.