The Kingdom of Thailand is a country in the South East of Asia, and is wonderful for a tropical vacation. In the east, bordering Thailand to Laos and Cambodia, in the south to Malaysia and the Gulf of Thailand and west lies Myanmar / Burma and Andamese Sea. The capital and largest city of the country is Bangkok. Besides Bangkok there are several other major cities: Nakhon Ratchasima, Khon Kaen, Udon Thani, Ubon Ratchathani, Nakhon Sawan, Chiang Mai, Phitsanulok, Surat Thani, Phuket and Hat Yai.
Why Thailand for your perfect holiday?
Thailand is a popular holiday destination because of the fact it is a safe country to travel or to stay. It has a great climate, wonderful scenery and a heartwarming population. In addition, Thailand has unique historical relics, a fascinating Buddhist culture and fabulous cuisine. For shoppers it is a paradise and for golfers it is the Mecca of Southeast Asia. Are you into going out and partying? Then you are in the right place in the entertainment centers. Moreover, you can buy the cheap priced pleasant holiday.
In short, Thailand is a perfect country for holidays and leisure time.
Visit cities in Thailand
Bangkok – the bustling capital of Thailand, with chic shopping and fun markets * Ayutthaya – now a provincial town, but formerly the capital of Thailand. The many temples and ruins show the importance of the city in that period of time.
Chiang Mai – Bangkok is also called the small of the north, it is an ancient walled town at the foot of the northern Thai mountains.
Chiang Rai – through this city you have access to the Golden Triangle between Laos, Thailand and Burma
Wat Yai Chai Mongkol.
Hat Yai – this is the largest city and commercial center in southern Thailand.
Huahin – coastal town located about four hours drive from Bangkok with the best weather in Thailand.
Kanchanaburi – known for the famous bridge over the River Kwai.
Pattaya – on the Gulf of Thailand with long, beautiful beaches and good weather.
Udon Thani – a relatively undeveloped city where the old culture still remains.
Below you find the most beautiful tropical and well known paradise-islands:
Ko Samui: An island in the Gulf of Thailand, about 80 km from the coast. The most famous beaches are Chaweng and Lamai. Chaweng being the biggest with both luxury hotels and guesthouses and a good nightlife. Lamai, not yet as developped as Chaweng, where many backpackers can be found is rapidly growing.
Ko Pha Ngan: Known for its monthly full moon parties, especially in the city of Haad Rin. Ao Thong Nai Pan is a must, this northeastern tip of the island has two beautiful bays with beaches, Ao Thong Nai Pan Yai and Thong Nai Pan Noi.
Phuket is the largest island, here are many beaches that are great for diving.