The beach lover can’t fail to be impressed by the number of good beaches not just local to Hua Hin but within an hour or two’s drive. There are at least 5 good ones between Hua Hin and Prachuab, a great way to spend a day out of town.
Ask any young gay Thai guy about the gay bars of Chiang Mai and they will likely give you a blank look. The gay scene as understood by visiting foreigners and ex-pats is quite different to that perceived by the vast majority of Chiang Mai’s current generation of LGBT Thais.
The Phuket Vegetarian Festival is a colourful event held from October 20 to 28, 2017, celebrating the Chinese community’s belief that abstinence from meat and various stimulants during the ninth lunar month of the Chinese calendar will help them obtain good health and peace of mind.
As Thai Puan celebrates ten years of publication, we look back at what has changed in Chiang Mai over that time. Chiang Mai continues to be a major construction zone with some areas almost unrecognisable from ten years ago.
Chiang Mai – What to do when it rains By David Edwards September is historically the wettest month in Chiang Mai and one of the quietest for tourism. Whilst many prefer the cool nights and warm sunny days of the winter high season, others relish Chiang Mai’s quiet season. Although a little calmer, gay nightlife…
The holiday season is traditionally replete with new music releases. Jared Orlin looks at the latest offerings from Lady Gaga, Celine Dion, Danny K, Avril Lavigne, and more, all vying for a share of your Christmas shopping budget.