Thai islands score strong on TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards for Islands

[from TATNEWS.ORG] Bangkok, 21 April, 2016 – Three Thailand’s popular southern islands scored top spots in the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice™ Awards for Islands. Phuket gained the second spot in Asia and 8th in the global ranking. The awards identify the top 10 island destinations globally and by region. Two other Thai islands, Samui and Tao, achieved third and fourth places in the Asia rankings. TripAdvisor said it highlights the…

April 24, 2016

Old Phuket Town is a casserole of cultures with a very Thai taste

January 17, 2016

  [Source: Tourism Authority of Thailand Newsroom –] – Phuket is often called Thailand’s melting pot. But perhaps the island is better described as a Thai soup; each ingredient is distinct in itself, yet contributes to a rich cultural blend. People that settle on this Andaman island retain their traditional flavours – Indian merchants visited to trade, yet left hints of Hinduism. The Chinese and Europeans came here for…


TAT lists 22 best places to see beautiful flowers in Thailand

November 9, 2014

Bangkok, 5 November, 2014 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has listed 22 best places to see beautiful flowers in Thailand under the ‘Dream Destinations 2’ domestic tourism marketing campaign. The 22 best places to see beautiful flowers in Thailand have been categorised in a calendar of seasonal flowers that bloom in different regions and at different periods throughout the year. See more here.