Thailand in mourning – VIP alert for travellers

Tourism Authority of Thailand : Visitor Information and advice on the Royal Religious Rites and status of attractions and events during the Mourning Period As Thailand is currently in a period of national mourning after the passing of the beloved monarch His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, many thousands of mourners have gathered around the Grand […]

The Nai Harn Phuket Unveils New Look

THE NAI HARN Phuket invites guests to experience its new look following an extensive 18-month remodelling. Offering guest rooms at least as capacious as the generous terraces and suites, THE NAI HARN has been completely redesigned to maximize its exceptional vistas. Minimally elegant with lavish touches and ‘ah’ moments, this comprehensive re-imagining of Phuket’s first […]

The true scale of tiger selfie tourism in Thailand

In the tragic wake of the scandal and closure of Thailand’s Tiger Temple, World Animal Protection exposes the true scale of abuse of captive tigers at the hands of Thailand’s tiger tourism industry, ahead of International Tiger Day (Friday, 29 July). More than 410,000 people have so far signed the World Animal Protection petition calling […]

A Chance to Save Endangered Dugongs

Anantara Si Kao Offers Guests an Untouched Paradise and a Chance to Save Endangered Dugongs In the southern province of Trang, along the untouched Andaman coast, some of Thailand’s best kept secrets are easily accessible from Anantara Si Kao Resort. Here, beach escapes of laid-back luxury immerse travellers in authentic discovery while also allowing them […]

JW Marriott Phuket – Quintessential Wellness Workshop 2016

Award winning resort, JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa will host The Quintessential Wellness Workshop which will take place from April 28th to May 1st, 2016, the 4 days 3 nights program has designed by Mandara Spa Director, Linda Overman. Among the finest of Phuket’s luxury resorts and enjoying a picturesque location on beautiful  Mai […]

Anantara now in Phuket

Luxurious sea view residences offering the ultimate in opulent indulgence complete with on-call butler services have been unveiled at Anantara Layan Phuket Resort, the island’s idyllic five-star resort hideaway. The Residences by Anantara offers 15 exclusive pool residences overlooking the secluded Anantara Layan Phuket Resort, a tropical sanctuary in a tranquil beach setting on Phuket’s […]

Complimentary Luxury Boat Excursions

Conrad Koh Samui, the luxury pool villa resort situated in the south-west of Koh Samui, is providing an idyllic luxury boat excursion service for the resort guests. The complimentary luxury boat excursion will visit the nearby secluded island beaches in the Gulf of Thailand and offers an indulgent desert island experience unique to the region. […]

Thailand tackles the taxi fare issue

The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) announced that the taxi queues at Suvarnabhumi Airport are to be computerised in an effort to cut down on illicit control of cab operations. Under the new computerised system, the passenger queues will be managed by a card system and drivers will have to accept the fairs […]

dusitD2 Phuket Resort Splashes onto the Scene

Located only one block from Phuket Island’s popular Patong Beach and within walking distance from the Jungceylon shopping and leisure complex, the vibrant dusitD2 Phuket Resort burst on to the local scene at its Grand Opening Launch party held on 16 May. Beyond a hotel, it is a true entertainment destination, offering two internationally branded […]

The Bachelor Australia

The Bachelor Australia captured the hearts of Australian TV viewers this season, as Tim Robards searched for his true love. On a stunning cliff top at Pullman Phuket Arcadia in Thailand, he finally presented the last rose to Anna – in a mesmerising sunset rose ceremony. Tim Robards and his two final Bachelorettes, Anna and […]