Tag: festival

The season of long boat races is finally here. Long boat-racing has always been one of Thailand’s signature sport festivals, held annually during Thai Buddhist Lent period which is around September and October since the river’s tide is highest. The purpose is to display the bond between local Thais and the river and to show… Read more »

อาสาฬหบูชา : Asalha Puja Thailand important Buddhist festival, it’s the Buddha’s first sermon in which he set out to his five former associates the doctrine that had come to him following his enlightenment. What to know: – Take Place in July on the full moon of the eighth lunar month. – Also called Dharma Day… 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 »