• Mae Sa Valley – Chiang Mai
  • Saa Paper and Umbrella Handicraft Center – Chiang Mai
  • Doi Inthanon – the highest spot in Thailand (2,565.3341 m)
  • Hintok River Camp
  • Tha Pom Khlong Song Nam

Koh Hong (Hong Island)

Koh Hong (Hong Island) is a small island in the Andaman sea in southern Thailand. The island is like a small version of some of the more well known islands like the Phi Phi Islands, especially Phi Phi Le. As on Koh Phi Phi Le you will also find no houses or people living on Koh Hong. Hong means room in Thai. The reason for the name can quickly be understood when…

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Kwan Riam Floating Market

We used to live along the Ramkhamhaeng Road in eastern Bangkok. All these times we never visited this market. I am not sure when this market first opened but I am sorry I did not discover this one earlier. Only after we moved on a bit we first visited the market. It is a fun and interesting place to spend some hours in the weekend. It is a great place to…

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Khao Chon waterfall

Deep into the Suan Phueng district, actually not far from the border with Myanmar, you can find some stunning waterfalls. One of them is the Khao Chon waterfall. This waterfall is a popular place for people to hangout. The water and the forest provide a bit of cool escape from the hot Thai weather. From the parking it is just a short walk towards the waterfall. First you pass some souvenir…

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TAT lists 22 best places to see beautiful flowers in Thailand

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.

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Mida Resort

Mida Resort could be a nice place to stay if you plan to visit e.g. the Erawan National Park and the Srinakarin Dam. The resort is located in between Kanchanaburi town and these well known tourist attractions. We visited the resort during a Songkran weekend. Upon an arrival we were greeted very friendly by the staff at the lobby. Once we completed the paper work a small golf cart brought…

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Srinakarin Dam

Not far from the Erawan National Park and the Erawan Falls you can make another nice stop at the Srinakarin Dam. When you visit the waterfalls and have a bit of time left that day you can easily combine this with a visit to this dam. The dam is operated by the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT). The dam is build in the Kwai Yai river in the Si…

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Erawan National Park

Erawan National Park is a Thai national park located in Kanchanaburi province in the west of Thailand. According to the Thai government the elevation of the park varies between 165-996 meter above the sea level. The park is covered by a lush green forest. One of the main attractions in the national park is Erawan Falls. We have been here several times and each time again enjoyed the beauty of…

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Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

When we visited Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park we were pleasantly surprised. We never had expected to see so many beautiful places here. And the best of all was that it was not (yet?) flooded by tourists. From beautiful temples in front of an impressive rock wall and beautiful white beaches, mangrove forest to Irrawaddy dolphins, the rare dusky langur and one of the most amazing caves in the…

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Baan Rim Kao resort

If you plan to visit the Scenery Resort & Farm and need a place to stay the immediate vicinity offers a wide range of options. One of them is the Baan Rim Kao resort. This resort offers an interesting variety of bungalows and combines this with lots of green. In the back a small river flows around the resort. A simple deck allows visitors to sit down and relax. Each…

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Hi-Scene Resort

Hi-Scene Resort is a small but beautiful resort in the Suan Phueng district in Ratchaburi province. It is build up a the hill providing a very nice few over the valley from the bungalows in this resort. The resort has a small number of bungalows. Each bungalow is beautiful decorated with a lot of details in all parts of the bungalows providing all the comfort you could wish for. The…

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