Category: Tips

When traveling abroad, some of the things we all should be aware of are scams and frauds. We all know there are people who will be trying to take advantage of us when they have the chance to make a quick buck. If you are in Bangkok or planning to be, let’s have a look… Read more »

Sawaddee krub! If you’ve been to Thailand at least once, you may have found out that dining out at a local Thai food place might be a bit confusing at first. As with any country in the world, we have our own table manners and eating etiquette that some of you may find them interesting… Read more »

If you’ve ever been to the Land of Smiles, you may have seen some major habits of us Thais that you might find them a little (or very) odd. Sometimes, we even agree with you as well, but it’s these weird Thai habits that makes us who we are. Thus, I’m pretty sure that you… Read more »

Known around the globe as the “Land of Smiles”, Thailand is definitely one of the most popular destinations for tourists. People come here to see some of the best beaches in the world, taste some of the most delicious dishes, and marvel at the mystifying mountain views. We Thais are known to be welcoming, hospitable,… Read more »

While Thais are looking forward to our general election on 24 March 2019 with mixed feelings, we’ve seen some travelers feeling pretty much the same about their planned trip. Will everything be open as usual on the election day? Is there anything you should know for a smooth trip during the period? While we can’t… Read more »

Gong Xi Fa Cai! We wish you a happy and prosperous Chinese New Year (or Lunar New Year). To make a fresh start with good fortune, Thai-Chinese locals adhere to some Chinese New Year superstitions and taboos. Here’s a list of things not to do on Chinese New Year. 11 Things NOT to Do on… Read more »

Yes, Bangkok is safe for a solo female traveler. However, it takes a few safety tips and some common sense. Here is a lowdown on both the basics and the specifics you should know about travelling in Bangkok alone – by female locals. Bangkok is generally safe for travelers of all genders and races, on… Read more »

We hope you love the story through a foreigner’s perspective. Don’t forget to discover the traditional side of Songkran with our timeless guide by locals, Songkran Festival: The Ultimate Guide to Thai New Year and Thai Water Festival. Let’s say that you can’t stay dry! The probability is that you’ll be wet for 3 days in… Read more »

If there’s one thing that prompts our love-hate relationship with Bangkok, it’s traffic. Fortunately, the ubiquitous motorbike taxis (aka moto-taxis) are our white horses… or maybe not. Riding a Bangkok motorbike taxi can be dangerous and sometimes a major rip-off. But if you know how to ride a Bangkok motorbike taxi and avoid scams, chances are you… Read more »