Thailand, the Chill Out Tourist HeavenThailand has been ranked as the eighteenth most visited country by the World Tourism, with an average of 14.5 million visitors annually. The city of Bangkok was ranked third in ‘Top City Destinations’ in 2008 after London and New York. Pattaya, Phuket and Chiang Mai, the other cities in Thailand were ranked twenty-third, thirty-first, and seventy-eighth. However, for those tourists who wish to avoid the crowds of Thailand cities and head for real cool chill out spots in Thailand, Phang Nga Bay near Phuket is an ideal place with about 42 tropical islands surrounded by shallow waters. The 2,000 sq. km Khao Yai National Park near Bangkok is home to elephants, deer, black bears, tigers, and gibbons. Some of the spectacular waterfalls in Thailand add to the natural beauty of this national park. In the western coastal areas of the Andaman Sea, the Phi Phi Islands are another heavenly, naturally beautiful, chill out paradise in Thailand. In short, there are several exquisite chill out spots in Thailand that tourists should never miss.
Rayavadee Resort in Krabi is one of Thailand’s most luxurious 5 star resorts and their one of kind accommodations make you feel like you living in a tropical, Asian paradise, surrounded by your own private chill out spots. The Rayavadee resort is nestled in the center of the breathtaking Phranang Peninsula, on the border of the Krabi Marine National Park, [...]
A little peace and tranquillity in Bangkok So you have overdone it on the shopping, and you have seen enough temples to last you for a week and the heat and general chaotic everyday life of Bangkok has got you, you might appreciate knowing there is peace and tranquillity in this busy city, you just have to know where to [...]
Phi Phi Island is well known for its beautiful scenery but also noisy parties! I visited this place in March 2010 with my husband. When we arrived at Phi Phi we haven’t got any hotel booked, so we went to Maney Resort (cheap and apparently good for the price!- couldn’t be more misleading!). What a mistake (never go there!:) The [...]
There is no another place like Khao Sok National Park in Southern Thailand. It is one of the most protected, unspoiled area in the world. It is around 740 km2 covered by the oldest evergreen rainforest in the world and is actually older than Amazon jungle! Its scenery reminds the one from the Avatar movie! Huge limestone mountains shooting straight [...]