Wat Pho featured in world’s top 25 landmarks on TripAdvisor

Wat Pho, a first-class royal temple, has ranked 25th in the world’s top 25 landmarks in the Travelers’ Choice 2016 awards by TripAdvisor. It was announced today that the popular temple in Old Town once again made the list. Wat Pho, or Temple of the Reclining Buddha, is described by TripAdvisor as a place travelers […]

Free for All! Thailand waives tourist visa fees for all nationalities

Last month we announced that, through high-season, the government decided to waive tourist visa fees and halve visa on arrival fees for visitors from 19 countries to encourage tourism. Now, the government has extended this program to everyone, from everywhere. From yesterday through the end of February, everyone that goes to get a single-entry tourist […]

Don Mueang has a new co-working space where you can work before your flight

  Don Mueang is finally getting some much-needed modern amenities. After adding Sleep Box hotel earlier this year, so that guests with long layovers can get some rest, the same entrepreneurs have opened Miracle, a co-working space in Terminal 2 on the fourth floor — very close to Sleep Box. The 500 sq.m. space has […]

Retirees can now get 10-year visas, still have to check-in every 90 days

  Retirees living in Thailand will be able to get 10-year visas if they meet the financial and age requirements. The requirements are that they be over 50 years of age and can show a foreign-earned income of THB100,000 each month or have at least THB3 million in an account. They also have to be […]

Neon Nights: Talad Neon, a hip new night market in downtown Bangkok, opens Dec. 1

A hip new night market is scheduled to open in the middle of downtown Bangkok on Dec. 1. “Talad Neon – Downtown Night Market,” owned by the same people that own Platinum Mall, will open their new outdoor, nighttime venture in Pratunam. To be more precise, the market will be on Petchaburi Road between Soi […]