Apr 17

How to get from Phuket Town to Patong, Karon, Kata and other beaches

Due to the fact that public transport in Phuket is poorly developed, there is a real problem with cheap transport from Phuket Town to popular beaches of Patong, Karon, Kata, Kamala, etc. Just want to tell you that such a transport is still available and anyone can use it, but there are a number of some complexities that are actually solved easily if you have the necessary information. Therefore, in this article I will tell you how cheap it is to get to the Phuket beaches from Phuket Town, including when you came to the island by bus and found yourself at the new Phuket bus station, from where there are no direct buses to the beaches.

Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 06

Lemongrass Hotel Patong (Phuket) – overview and feedback

Lemongrass Hotel in the area of ​​Patong beach (Lemongrass Hotel Patong) was my only place of residence during the last visit to Phuket. At the same time, I managed to spend several nights at once in two categories: Superior and Standart. Therefore, here I will tell you about my impressions during the stay at the hotel Lemongrass, the differences of the indicated categories of rooms, the advantages and disadvantages of the hotel. Also, I will talk about the tourist infrastructure near the hotel, how to find Lemongrass Hotel Patong in Phuket and to whom I would recommend this hotel for a holiday on the island. On the page you will also find pictures of the rooms in which I resided, small video reviews of these rooms and recommendations for finding the best price for staying at the hotel. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 26

New train from Bangkok to Pattaya and Sattahip

In Thailand, a new train route was launched, connecting the capital of Bangkok and a popular resort on the shores of the Gulf of Thailand – Pattaya. The main goal of such a railway route is to stimulate domestic tourism in the country. At the same time the route ends not in Pattaya, but approximately 30 kilometers to the south – in the city of Sattahip. By the way, it is in the Sattahip area that there are popular beaches with white sand, clear water and a beautiful coastline, where tourists from Pattaya come every year. And it is in the Sattahip area that the famous “military beach” or “Beach of the dancing girl” and Utapao International Airport are located.

Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 20

For visiting Koh Larn (Pattaya) you will have to pay?

Pattaya city authorities are considering the possibility of charging fees for visiting Koh Larn island, which is located a few kilometers from the coastline of the famous resort. In recent years, the number of tourists to Koh Larn has increased significantly. As a result, the island began to have problems with the removal and disposal of garbage: utilities simply can not keep the island clean. In addition, the island’s sewerage system and water supply system also need major repairs, for which new sources of funding must be found. Therefore, public discussions on charging fees for visiting the island are becoming more frequent, and the fee for visiting Koh Larn can be introduced as early as this year. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

How to sunbathe in Thailand correctly

Not all tourists know how to sunbathe in Thailand correctly, because of which many of them are forced to spend part of the rest not on the beaches of Thai resorts or on interesting excursions around the country, but on the bed in the hotel, suffering from pain, caused by burns and fever. In this article are placed the main recommendations, knowledge and observance of which will allow you to get tan in Thailand correctly, i.e. get a beautiful and safe tan without sunburn and unpleasant sensations. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

Single base of foreign tourists in Thailand

By the end of the summer of 2018 in Thailand will be formed a single base of all foreigners visiting this country. The main purpose of this base is strict control over the observance of immigration laws, the prevention of the activities of international criminal groups in the Kingdom of Thailand, the detection of fraud and the traffic in narcotic substances. Therefore, responsible departments are the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Thailand and the Immigration Bureau of the country. In addition to creating a common electronic database of foreigners, checkpoints will be upgraded at airports and at land border crossings in Thailand.

Read the rest of this entry »

Page 1 of 1312345678910...Last »