eMagazine by TAT Los Angeles – December 2013 (Vol. 2 No.12)

Highlights of the Month

Highlights of the Month

 Caring for Rescued Wildlife in Petchaburi – Voluntourism is an increasing trend – and a growing niche – in the global tourism industry. More and more, travellers want not only to take meaningful and interesting tours, but also to participate in contributing to the people and communities they visit. Sometimes it’s not even people they are interested...

Thailand eMagazine – December 2013

Thailand eMagazine – December 2013

 Fine dining on the River of Kings. For more than 135 years, travelers have followed the Chao Phraya River to stay at the legendary Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. Home to nine outstanding restaurants and bars, it is the city’s premier gourmet destination.  More >>         Photo Courtesy of Mandarin Oriental Bangkok For more...

Thailand’s Popular Winter Destination

Thailand’s Popular Winter Destination

 Phuket offers a remarkable variety of tourist attractions and activities, ranging from unique culture, Sino-Portuguese architecture, abundant natural beauty, and shopping, as well as a wide range of accommodation including many luxury pool villa resorts. It remains the popular winter holiday destination with 48 airlines operating 771 flights per week through...

Expats Say Thailand Is Tops

Expats Say Thailand Is Tops

 Seeking good friends and financial security, and don’t mind being close to palm trees and white-sand beaches? Thailand might be just the place you’re looking for. Thailand also topped the chart for being a good place to make friends and enjoy an active social life.  More >> For info on Bangkok, click here.       For more stories on...

River Kwai Bridge Week

River Kwai Bridge Week

This event takes you going back in time to World War II through the River Kwai Bridge built by Allied prisoners-of-war. This bridge was the part of the ‘Death Railway’ that spanned the River Kwai connecting Thailand and Myanmar, costing thousands of  lives of prisoners and local laborers supervised by Japanese troops. This event features a remembrance...

New Year Countdown 2013-2014

New Year Countdown 2013-2014

The biggest and most famous countdown festival in Bangkok happens at Central World. The participants can experience spectacular light and sound shows and live on-stage performances by popular local artists in front of Central World Square. Also, they can enjoy the beer garden, lucky draws and countdown with other countries around the world on large-screen...