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Top Reasons to Visit Thailand

Top Reasons to Visit Thailand

Dec 28, 2014

Thailand is an ideal destination for tourist seeking an exotic getaway. The country is popular for its historical grandeur as well as unprecedented tropical beauty. Tourists visit the country for its lush environs, enticing shopping vistas, modern living and even rich culture. Thailand, also referred to as the Land of Smiles, enlivens your senses and even lifts you spirit with its exuberance experiences. One of the main reasons why you should visit Thailand is due to the warm hospitality it gives to its visitors. Other reasons why you should make plans to visit this hypnotizing country are: Budget friendly Most vacation spots can never be fully enjoyed on empty pocket or when traveling on a budget. However, Thailand is one of the most pocket friendly destinations, whether its accommodation or even food. This is an ideal destination for those traveling on budget and the numerous guest houses and hotels are affordable. Even at the capital, Bangkok, there are many hotels that offer great and affordable deals. You can also find cheap and hygienic food from the numerous side walk restaurants and stalls. Home to various awesome temples Most of the Thai people are Buddhists and maintains high regards towards their culture. The various temples in the country attract many tourists mainly because of their fascinating architecture. There are also numerous shrines especially in the major cities such as Chiang Mai and Bangkok. One of the most popular temples in the country is the Grand Palace which is home to the most revered temple of the Emerald Buddha or temple of Wat Phra Kaew. Other popular temples include Wat Arun, Loha Prasat, Wat Pho and even the temple of the Reclining Buddha. (image by: Adrian Falconer) Exotic Beaches Thailand is famous for some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet. This alone, is enough to persuade you to take a vacation to Thailand. One of the most popular beaches that is located close to the capital is the Ko Chang beach. Other popular beaches include the Ko Samet and Pattaya, both located in eastern Thailand. You can sunbath in these powdery white sand or engage in various thrilling water sports. There are plenty of...

4 Romantic Destinations for Honeymoon Planners

4 Romantic Destinations for Honeymoon Planners

Sep 5, 2014

One of the most valued and memorable vacations by couples the world over is their honeymoon. The main recipe for a perfect post wedding getaway is the destination you settle for. Some couples will want just a quality quiet time in their hotel room or to laze away by the beach. Other newly-weds are thrill-seekers who are looking for an adventurous time together. The good news is that you can find this and more options in our compilation of some travel deals found on Scoopon in addition to the ones found here that will make your lover wish to marry you afresh. Award-Winning 5-Star Beachfront Resort in One of Bali’s Premier Destinations, Nusa Dua. This beach hotel is sits in the larger enclave of the famous Nusa Dua and on the lovely golden and white sands along the TnajungBenoa Beach. For couples on honeymoon, this is the ideal place for winding up as it affords them tranquility. Honeymooners are treated to breakfast buffets, three course lunches and dinners, spa treatments, VIP transport on return to the airport, free internet, and a private beach. Nothing beats a romantic view of the beach and a swim together in the ocean.(Image by Lapernela Beachfront) Tour Vietnam from North to South Vietnam forms one of the greatest destinations for honeymooners because of its richness of picturesque scenery, delicious cuisines, rich history and lovely people. Well, this is a honeymoon with a difference. In Hanoi, you will enjoy the bustle free scenery as you meet the ethnic minorities of Vietnam. Then, a trek through the remote Northern especially Hang Giang will bring you live with outcrops of limestone that are truly breathtaking. The honeymoon can never be complete without a visit to World Heritage city of Hoi An and exploration of the mayhem of Cu Chi Tunnels and Ho Chi Minh. 5-Star Ultra-Lux Beachfront Resort on One of Phuket’s Most Breathtaking Bays Honeymoon in this beachfront resort provides a breathtaking view of the lovely bays. When planners settle for this resort, honeymooners are assured to watch the sun go down the lovely sea horizon as they sip a glass of wine on each other arms the entire night. Guests...

5 Good Reasons to Visit Krabi, Thailand

5 Good Reasons to Visit Krabi, Thailand

Jan 12, 2014

If you ever thought Bangkok is the only city in Thailand that promises a remarkable experience, you got it wrong. Visiting this amazing city of Krabi clearly portrays the enchanting beauty that makes Thailand a global tourism hotspot. Be it a two day vacation or a one month business trip, this destination offers innumerable attractions that will keep you dazzled as you spend nights in its world class restaurants serving award winning delicacies. This has made it one of the premier tourist destinations in the continent, attracting hundreds of tourists every year who are guaranteed of exemplary experience in the breath taking atmosphere of this amazing city. This city has all reasons to make it your next escape if you consider heart stopping and spine chilling features as you enjoy your unforgettable vacation in this little wonderland. Krabi is endowed with hundreds of features from the stunning landscapes straight to the outstanding beautiful environs which will surely grace your moments in this beautiful place. Here are some of the features in this city, which will surely a holiday to Krabi is you next holiday choice. Railay Beach This is the best way to start your vacation in this place which offers the best picturesque sites from the world class beaches to the classy hotels which one is sure to be served with award winning coffee. This is the most sought-after beach which presents a tranquil and extraordinary world which no word can explain. It is located south of Ao Nang Beach which is easily accessible and security is guaranteed. It’s a place which holds all the sporting activities along its white sand beaches, where fun is the only option.(image by Hedda Sandvig). Elephant Trekking This is one of the most loved activities whose experience is just amazing. At just affordable prices tourists are carried through a rathera heart pumping encounter which you will never forget. The wild tour on these large wild animals is one of kind. A walk through the jungle on one of the largest mammals on earth is a dream come true to many tourists who flock this place. Places such as Ao Nang and KhaoPanombenja jungle are well known for...

Top 10 Things You Must See In Thailand

Top 10 Things You Must See In Thailand

Jan 7, 2014

Thailand is noted to be one of the best spots for tourists all across the world documented on the television. These spots are also shown in many Hollywood movies which crop up over and over again in the world of modern fiction. So here are the top ten places that you must see in Thailand:   1. The Grand Palace and Wat Prakeaw This is a must see spot in Bankok. This spectacular and dazzling place has a grand statue which is remarkably one of the famous landmarks in the city. So witness the endless architecture of some of the most skilled craftsmen in Thailand.(image by Prasit Rodphan). 2. The Bay of Phang Nga The bay of Phang Nga is one of the most unique spots in the world. It is located in the north east of Phuket which is surrounded by limestone cliffs and an endless stream of crystal clear water. 3. The Similan Islands These Islands are also located in the Phang Nga province. The Similan has nine Islands surrounded with tropical fish and colorful corals. They also offer vibrant underwater visibility. Therefore diving is considered one of the most favorable activities in this region. 4. The Floating Markets Situated near Bankok, these colorful markets are usually found in the pages of the travel books. These markets have a large pile of rich tropical fruits and vegetables that are very fresh. One can also find boats here. So, enjoy the atmosphere as you relax on a boat tour. 5. The Islands of Phi Phi One of the most loveliest and spectacular Islands of the Krabi Province are the Islands of Phi Phi. Here, you can enjoy a 45 minute ride on a speed boat as you shall witness the everlasting flow of calming water and the lush greenery surrounding these Islands. 6. Doi Suthep The Doi Suthep is a part of the Chiang Mai life. The mountains overlook the city to provide you with views of the countryside and the enormous architecture. 7. The Beach of Railay One of the most sought after beaches in the Krabi Province is the beach of Railay. Here you are bound to find one of the...

The Best 5 Island In The World For a Honeymoon

The Best 5 Island In The World For a Honeymoon

Apr 26, 2012

For those restless to leave the anxiety and chaotic pace of the previous not many months behind, here are the five best Islands for honey moon. These islands furnishes a nearby and an advantageous retreat. Delight in the isolation of a white sand shore all your own. Community with nature on one of the islands’ various strolling trails. Enjoy luscious eating or take to the completely clear water to encounter direct why these islands are incredibly famous as a jumpers’ and snorkellers’ heaven. Belize, Central America A stretch of sand, only enough to conceal a privateer treasure midsection, then a couple of hundred coconut trees and some wooden lodges there isn’t an extraordinary arrangement to Tobacco Caye. I’d take a couple of thick books and, obviously, some snorkelling rigging after all the majority of what’s here is beneath the purplish blue sparkling surface of the Caribbean Sea. It’ll take a couple of minutes to walk around the shoreline of this atoll, yet the reef continues endlessly some piece of the second longest restraint reef on the planet. When you do feel marooned, get over to neighboring Goff’s Caye that is much more modest: six trees and a spit of sand.  (image by Bill B). Kuna Yala, Panama The Kuna Yala archipelago otherwise called San Blas lies simply off Panama’s Caribbean coast and is the semi self ruling domain of indigenous Kuna individuals. A few islands are just a bunch of palm trees on a patch of white sand; others are stuffed shoulder to shoulder Kuna cabins. Days could be used bouncing between neighborhood neighborhoods, where ladies still dress in unpredictable conventional outfits that shout photograph chance, and uninhabited islands that you can have all to yourselves. Ilha Grande, Brazil Indeed sovereignty with keys to daddy’s Aston Martin wouldn’t have the ability to drive here. There are no autos on Brazil’s rainforest secured Ihla Grande. The laid-back tropical island is best for basic living. Nighttimes could be used getting a charge out of right off-the-pontoon angle by light at a shore restaurant. By day, if honeymooners can drag themselves far from a loft for two, the champion fascination is the picturesque, more than two hour...