Category: Travel

Army Reducing Direct Role In Phuket’s Local Administration

According to Army Region 4’s commander, Lt. Gen. Pornsak Poonsawat, the military of Thailand decided to step back when it comes to its direct role in the administration of the island of Phuket. In a recent announcement, he said that a number of the responsibilities previously handled by the Army locally will now be under…



TAT Enlisting Insurance Firms To Provide Coverage To Short-Stay Tourists

The Tourism Authority of Thailand, in a bid to maintain the country’s reputation as a tourism destination, has signed a memorandum of understanding with three major insurance companies for the Thailand Travel Shield programme, an insurance policy providing health insurance in Thailand for foreign tourists. The insurance plan is an online insurance package, which provides…



Why Must You Learn A Divemaster Course In Thailand?

You may be that person who sits crazy on a deckchair and will spend most of your time on the beach. However, sitting the whole day will somehow bore you, and will need some challenge. You can invest on a divemaster course in Thailand to learn new skills and make more friends from people around…



Risk Of Hiring House And Pet Sitting Service

A couple from Perth, Australia experienced firsthand the consequence of hiring someone to watch over their pet while they were away. They wanted to send a warning to homeowners planning to do the same including those who are contemplating of hiring a house sitting service. It is better to have security doors in Perth or…



Advantages Of Opting For Serviced Apartment

Bangkok is a popular tourist destination and is also the financial capital of Thailand. The city attracts large crowds of tourists from all over the world and has a range of accommodation options to choose from. The accommodation options in Bangkok range from, seven and five star hotels and resorts, serviced apartments and boutique hotels…



How Injured Ex-Military Personnel Can Benefit From Scuba Diving

The level of luxury that you will experience in Liveaboard in Thailand is unquestionably high. The cabins are air conditioned and comfortable which will allow you to relax in between dives. For families or a group of friends, there are 4 shared cabins or twin bed non en-suite cabins. At the dining hall, there are…



How A Luxury Boat Hire In Phuket Can Provide Easy Access For Scuba Diving?

The beautiful island of Phuket is on the western coast of the Thailand Peninsula, with its warm sea waters just off the Andaman Sea. It’s actually the biggest island in Thailand, which is connected to the mainland Thailand by a bridge situated at the north. Over the years, Phuket has catered to several local and…



Experience Booking In A 4 Star Hotel Sukhumvit

It may sound appealing if you book in a room of a 4 star hotel Sukhumvit, which has similar facilities and amenities of a five-star hotel in other countries like the United Kingdom or the United States. People coming to enjoy Bangkok often make a mistake of assuming that cheap is equivalent to low quality….



Chuvit Garden To Be Paved Over

Bangkok is set to receive some new suites in Sukhumvit, as plans to pave over one of its more controversial properties. The Chuvit Garden, Sukhumvit’s downtown pocket park known for being owned by Chuvit Kamolvisit, who was then discovered to have demolished the businesses of the former tenants of the location, and consequently served jail…



How Creators Of Catamarans Come Up With Unique Ideas

Aside from design, creators of new cruising catamarans always take into account comfort, performance, ease of use and good ergonomic flow. When you take a look at the boats themselves, you will hardly notice the difference but there are certainly standouts from this year’s top models. Continue on reading to know how the creators arrived…