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Get Off the Tourist Trail. See the Real Thailand in Sangkhlaburi

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Sangkhlaburi Thailand

Are you the kind of tourist that hates other tourists? For example, if you went to New York City would you rather walk some of the grittier avenues of the Bronx rather than bask in the bright lights and crowded streets of Times Square? Are you willing to sacrifice postcard-worthy sight-seeing for true authenticity?

If you answered yes to those questions, then forget about Bangkok, Phuket and Chiang Mai when planning your trip to Thailand. Instead, set yourself enroute to Sangkhlaburi to see how the Thais really live. Sangkhlaburi is a five hour drive northwest of Bangkok located on the Burmese border. Here are some places worth a visit in Sangkhlaburi that will give you a chance to mingle with the locals and see what makes Thailand, well, Thailand.Read More »Get Off the Tourist Trail. See the Real Thailand in Sangkhlaburi

5 big is beautiful New Year’s Eve parties in Asia

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So you thought New Year’s Eve was party time in the West? Wait until you see the shows they put on in Asia. Be it traditional celebrations that go back centuries, or a first peek at 2011 in 21st century style, we bring you four of the biggest and best Far East fireworks and festive holidays to share with your family and a billion closest friends!Read More »5 big is beautiful New Year’s Eve parties in Asia

Holidays of Asia to put the fire back in your belly

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Dragon Boat Rama Gardens Hotel Bangkok Komodo Dragon

We all know what it’s like when you haven’t been on a holiday for a while. The home and office start looking and feeling like dungeons. That’s the sign it’s time to breathe some fire into your life. And how better than on an Asian dragon theme holiday. Asia is where all the cool scaly beasts hang out – in festivals, sports and amazing destinations — so get out of your cave, limber up those wings and let’s fly… Read More »Holidays of Asia to put the fire back in your belly