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The Bridge on the River Kwai

One of central Thailand’s most popular tourist destinations is also one of its most tragic. You may well have seen, or at least heard of, the 1953 Hollywood movie ‘Bridge on the River Kwai’. The bridge depicted in that film is a real place, which still stands today. The River Kwai Bridge is located in Kanchanaburi province, around 5km away from the actual town of Kanchanaburi. Visiting the bridge...

7th of August
Tags: Thailand tours,travel to Kanchanaburi,things to do in Kanchanaburi

Sukhumvit – Bangkok’s Most Exciting Area

Thailand’s Sukhumvit Road is absolutely enormous. It runs for some 400km, all the way from the Cambodian border in the east to the heart of Bangkok. In Bangkok, when people say ‘Sukhumvit’, they’re referring to a central area which has sprung up around the colossal road as it runs through the capital city’s downtown. This area is arguably the most exciting in the whole city which, in a place like...

4th of August
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Erawan Falls – A Wonderful Day Trip from Bangkok

While there are some gorgeous parks in Bangkok – such as the famous Lumphini Park and the under-visited Queen Sirikit Park – it’s not exactly the greenest city in the world! Wider Thailand is, of course, world-renowned for its stunning nature, and luckily it’s no trouble to access it from the country’s busy capital. One of the most popular natural places to visit from Bangkok is Erawan National Pa...

3rd of August
Tags: Bangkok tours, Thailand tours, things to do in Bangkok

An Introduction to Bangkok

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There is a saying in backpacker circles: ‘all roads lead to Bangkok’. When you’re on a tour of Southeast Asia, whether you’re traveling on a budget or taking a more luxurious approach, we would completely agree. Almost all trips to Southeast Asia either begin or end in Bangkok; or at the very least, tourists make sure to pay a visit there. In this introduction to Bangkok, we’ll give an overview of...

16th of June
Tags: Bangkok, Thailand