Land of Smiles
Described as the Land of Smiles nothing could be more fitting when describing tranquil Thailand.
From arrival to departure your experiences in this country will give you great vacation memories for life.
The Kingdom of Thailand has a reputation for vacationers to feel good about their choice of which country to visit in Asia.
Bangkok: Holiday’s Best Destination
Bangkok is the capital of Thailand occupying 1,568.7 sq.km. in central Thailand with a population of about 8 million individuals.
It is is a successful commercial city, especially when compared to other major cities in Thai.
The city with the longest name in the world is Bangkok with the full name known as Krung Thep Mаhаnаkhоn Amоn Rattanakosin Mаhіnthаrа Aуuthауа Mаhаdіlоk Phор Nоррhаrаt Ratchathani Burіrоm Udomratchaniwet Mahasathan Amоn Pіmаn Awаtаn Sathit Sakkathattiya Witsanukam Prasit but the local simply refers to it as ‘Krungthep’ which means ‘the city of angels’.
Bangkok is the heart of economic and commercial activities in Thailand. Its popularity with tourist and visitors is due to its versatility and many sites of attraction found in the city—the city is full of things to do or enjoy every day; from visiting the temples, shopping at some of the biggest malls in Asia, and even the Grand Palace. Bangkok is really a place to visit.
Bangkok people (about 14.5 million) are known to be extremely friendly.
The city is a guarantee for fun lovers as there many to choose from, and your next holiday could be one of the best you’ve ever had.
The city is arguably the most visited in the world by tourist and visitors alike and that’s because Bangkok is indeed an exciting, vibrant and bustling capital.
The adventure is limitless; in fact, you might find it a bit hard getting to know where to start. If you’re planning your next holiday, we strongly recommend you try a visit to Bangkok.
Things To Do and Discoveries
1. Cuisine: No one does it better than the people of Thai. Bangkok makes some of the most delicious food in the world. You’re in for a treat.
2. The Grand Palace: A visit to the Grand Palace is a must for anybody that visits Bangkok. It is one of the most important places to be in the city.
3. Get to see The Recycling Buddha by visiting Wat Pho
4. Experience amazing trends in the world: In Bangkok, you get to see the latest trends in fashion. Amazing wears like eyeglasses with no lenses, gorgeous high heels and so on.
5. Thai Massage: You can’t visit any region in Thai without experiencing the kingdom massage. The massage is great, and you need to experience it any time you visit Bangkok.
The Bottom Line
The city never disappoints as the travel hub in Southeast Asia with plenty of activities like upmarket shopping malls, street foods, a luxurious riverside full of enjoyment, amazing nightlife and many other fascinating family attractions like Ocean World, Calypso cabaret, Tussauds wax museum, and so on; you can’t get enough of it!
Pattaya: A City That Never Stops Rising
Looking for the biggest resort region in Thailand? You’re welcome to Pattaya; the ever-growing urban city is located just 2 hours from Bangkok artistically placed around the eastern seaboard, Pattaya is a place to be for visitors.
Pattaya enormous industrial growth albeit with foreign input put them ahead in so many ways. In fact, the people of Pattaya pride themselves as energetic and fun loving individuals and with a host of activities peculiar to them, you can’t bet against that.
They are blessed with several awesome tourist infrastructures. In fact, the budget package tourism is great, and they have a growing property market etc.
With varieties of entertainment choices, the region of Thailand’s eastern seaboard is the hub of an array of tourist attractions.
The fact that Pattaya is also blessed with a moderate weather condition been favourably positioned in the coastal region in central Thailand makes it an ideal holiday destination for visitors and tourist alike all-year-round.
Pattaya is a city where you can have it all. You’d certainly be faced with an issue which is, how do I enjoy it all?
With plenty of fun options to choose from like exploring the cultural activities, city tours, visiting islands and beaches, sightseeing, enjoying the nightlife, water sports, and so on. You might not want to return home!
Pattaya is an interesting city with a lot of luxurious and mouth-watering destinations that made it a class of its own. The city is known to have many nature reserves, leisure attractions, hotels and several shopping outlets.
The city is also known for its nightlife. They have a large area full of bars, clubs, go-go bars and restaurant for locals and visitors to explore.
Pattaya is really a place full of activities where you get to have all sort of fun like motorsports, swimming, Thai spas and massage, diving, and golfing.
If you’re planning your next holiday? Pattaya is a city with an abundance of pleasures and fascinating fun choices.
Things To Do and Discoveries
- Visit the Galleries and Museums: Pattaya is a fast-growing city of art collections and you’ll be intrigued with what your eyes would see.
- Water Sports: Pattaya offers a wonderful array of water sports like parasailing, banana boat, scuba diving, jet skiing and snorkelling you can enjoy while on holiday.
- Visit the Buddha Hill for free: The highest point in Pattaya is the Buddha Hill. In fact, you can view the whole of Pattaya from the hill and you can see it for free.
- Golf Lovers: Golf lovers are going to love Pattaya because of the nature of the city which is serene and calm making it an ideal place for golfing.
The Bottom Line
Pattaya offers many attractions that are family friendly such as Tropical Botanical Garden, Tracks N Tails Pattaya, Khao Kheow, Scuba Dawgs, and so on. You’ll get to enjoy the city lively party street or revel in religious treasures peculiar to the city.
Seize the opportunity to explore the luxury and glamour of Pattaya on your next holiday.
Thailand Safety and Security
Before you take off, make sure to clean out your wallet or purse; take only essential credit cards. Carry your purse very close to your body or always put your wallet inside front pocket. Consider wearing money pouch under your clothes. Carry-on anything you may need such as medication, jewelry. Do not display expensive bags, cameras, jewelry, and some other valuable items. Stick to well lighted, well-travelled streets always. Ensure your rooms are securely locked and chains fastened wherever possible. Don’t leave room keys lying out at the swimming pool.
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