Sonoran New Year Thailand

Sonkran

A nation-wide water fight celebration - sounds crazy? Only in Thailand! Sonkran, the Thai New Year, is a time of celebration, food, festivities, and tons and tons of water!  That’s right, the Thai New Year...
Cockfighting in Krabi

Pecking A Fight

Cockfighting in Thailand is very popular and has been a part of the country’s culture for several hundred years. Said to be the world’s oldest spectator sport, it is also very popular throughout all...
Bamboo Thailand

Bamboo and it’s many uses

I am a builder, and I always observe how things are put together. What struck me after living here in Ao Nang for a while was how many places I saw bamboo being used.  It is...
Mountain Of Bodhisattva Krabi

Mountain Of Bodhisattva

The first temple of Ao Nang was inaugurated on July 23rd with the presence of Somdej Praputtajarn (Sanit Chuan Panya) the abbot of Wat Traimit Withayaram Worawihan who got a ranking promotion on the...
Bullfighting In Krabi

Bullfighting In Krabi

The whole image of bull-fighting conjures up richly dressed Spanish matadors in red capes, fighting bulls to the death for the entertainment of the masses. Yet here in southern Thailand the bulls do not...
Andaman Art Museum Exhibition Krabi

Treasure of Art in Krabi

Yet Krabi has a lot to offer and it has become one of the top priorities for Krabi municipality to bring the culture of Krabi closer to the locals as well as to the tourists. One example of this cultural revival is the Andaman Art Museum and Cultural Center in Krabi town in Maharaj Alley (Pak Nam district). Originally opened November 2013 the museum and cultural center has been undergoing exhibit overhauls and renovations since then, it is only now that the museum and cultural center can enjoy a true grand opening. The main purpose of the museum is to provide Thai and international artists a platform, where they can work together and exchange experiences and to showcase their works to the public.
Thai Wai Girls

The Wai – The Graceful Thai Hello

Notice as you’re coming into convenience stores and the attendants clasp their hands together at chest height and slightly bow their heads? Or maybe you’ve seen this at your hotel reception or perhaps at...
Wat Bang Thong Temple Krabi

Wat Mahathat Watchiramongkhon

A recently finished temple just a short drive from downtown Ao Nang and Krabi town worth visiting when you're in Krabi. Temples can be found throughout Thailand, in all reaches of the kingdom you can...
Body Talk Thailand

Body Talk

Your New Year inspiration!  Did you know that 60 to 70% of your communication is body language? I am sure you can relate to this from the many experiences in Thailand where no verbal language is...
Children's day Krabi

Children’s Day

On the second Saturday of January, Thai people celebrate Children's Day by taking their children out to have fun and permit them to live life in their style. Children are considered as the most valuable...

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