Polo event benefits elephant welfare charities in Thailand

This week, one of Thailand’s most popular festivals – The King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament -is taking place in the Royal seaside town of Hua Hin, 200km south of Bangkok. This annual, five-day event is hosted by Anantara Hua Hin Resort & Spa and helps raise significant funds for elephant welfare charities in Thailand. The […]

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Family activity holidays in Thailand: looking for adventure

Travelling with children can be daunting but it’s by no means impossible and the good news is that researching your trip has never been easier thanks to the internet and social media. Thailand is a wonderful destination for a family holiday and offers a wide range of experiences – whether you are looking for a […]

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Keep the kids happy with Thai-themed games

Whether you’re braving the weather at home, or are travelling away with the kids this summer, keeping little hands and minds busy is a constant challenge. We’ve had a look at some great games – both traditional and electronic that just might come in handy for your little ones. And, best of all, there are […]

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Learn a new sport while travelling in Thailand

Sport, sport, sport. With the London 2012 Olympic Games about to begin with a spectacular opening ceremony at the Olympic stadium in east London, there’s no escaping sport for the next two weeks! Among the 204 countries participating in the London games is a small team from Thailand who will compete in 16 different sports, […]

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Volunteering: a way to travel responsibly in Thailand

‘Responsible travel’ means assessing our impact on the environment and local cultures and economies – and acting to make that impact as positive as possible.  Lonely Planet Many people yearn to get off the tourist trail and really explore a country but also want to travel responsibly. In Thailand there are plenty of options for […]

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