Tag: culture

Most visitors to Thailand are charmed by Thai etiquette’s natural elegance, tolerance, and friendliness. Thailand has earned its reputation as the Land of Smiles with good reason. Whilst most Thais are naturally forgiving, there are some areas where we think a little understanding can go a very long way. Thai etiquette is steeped in Buddhist tradition, with… Read more »

TakeMeTour’s best floating market trips Floating markets are quite popular in Thailand for both travelers and Thais. They’re filled with local surroundings and vibes which you could never find them any department store. Everything is more affordable. A floating market also has many varieties of delicious foods and desserts, fresh produces, and handmade goods. Once we are… Read more »

Greeting, fellow travelers! This is my second part of Loy Krathong contents which I would like to talk about how Loy Krathong is celebrated differently in each region. These four are major happenings. Please note that different provinces have different ways to celebrate Loy Krathong. They aren’t necessarily the same. Let’s see what are the 4 major differences… Read more »

Songkran 101  

 A bottom of dollar if you don’t know Songkran aka ‘Water Festival’ as a traveler who made a trip to Thailand.  It’s a festival where Locals, expatriates or travelers prepare for an ultimate fight with Thai hot and humid weather by Splashingwater. If I may, as a Local Expert to offer you some more tricks… Read more »

Local Hipster

Recently, Thai society gave a warm welcome to a lifestyle called ‘Hipster’.  Who are they? Basically, they do something that others don’t do, thus, they appear to be cool! I would like to present you another type of cool people which I would like to call them ‘Local hipster’. Local Hipster can do something other… Read more »