Article Archive for July 2014

Exclusive Escape

July 31, 2014 - 10:05 am | 987 views

Thailand is home to scores of luxurious resorts, but nothing quite beats the exclusivity of a private island villa and having the facilities, amenities and staff all to yourself. For some people, staying in a lavish five-star resort means a morning dip in the pool followed by a sumptuous breakfast, with a few relaxing spa treatments thrown in before bedtime. But what if you could have all of this (and more) at your own highly exclusive private villas?The fact is, you can. Thailand’s grow …
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Happiness in the Land of Smiles

July 29, 2014 - 9:55 am | 3616 views

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently launched a new tagline to kick start its latest marketing campaign following the country’s military coup. …
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Newsletter July 2014

July 29, 2014 - 9:41 am | 3525 views

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Get Away, Sail Away

July 28, 2014 - 10:56 am | 949 views

Thailand hosts a number of international sailing regattas that attract yachts, skippers, crew and spectators from around the world. Home to glistening azure seas and friendly trade winds, it is no wonder Thailand has become a favourite destination with sailing enthusiasts. The Kingdom's yachting scene has expanded to such an extent in the past decade that it now hosts a whole array of international sailing events, each of which attracts a long list of entrants and visitors every year. Isla …
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Travelling Well

July 24, 2014 - 12:59 pm | 984 views

Essential accessories can help ensure that you stay fresh and relaxed from the start of your flight until you check into the calming surroundings of your private villa. Despite the fact that sitting on a long haul flight requires very little physical activity, there are very few ways to guard against a drained and tired feeling once you arrive at your destination. Your skin is dehydrated, your hair is flat, and let’s face it… you don’t usually look your best by the time the first meal i …
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Time for a Babymoon?

July 21, 2014 - 10:32 am | 995 views

If you are counting down the days until your new-born arrives, then perhaps a relaxing vacation is just what you need before two becomes three. A private villa is the perfect choice for a bit of pre-natal "you time". For many couples, nothing is more exciting than waiting to meet your new-born baby together. Whether you are expecting for the first time or the fifth, you are probably already aware of all the work a tiny tot can be. As such, an increasing number of couples nowadays are choosin …
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'Mall-tastic' Thailand

July 17, 2014 - 11:40 am | 1555 views

From bustling street stalls to floating fruit markets, shopping opportunities abound in Thailand, but perhaps nowhere more so than the many shopping malls scattered across the Kingdom. The plentiful shopping opportunities that abound in the Land of Smiles have cemented its reputation as a top destination for shopaholics in Asia. Whether you prefer market stalls to haggle over local handicrafts or a designer boutiques to splash some serious cash, Thailand has it all. In recent years, an …
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Lounging while you Travel

July 14, 2014 - 10:45 am | 1318 views

Whether you are at the beginning or the end of your holiday, a pay-in airport lounge can offer the ideal way relax before you jet off into the sunset. A little extra comfort on your journey sets the scene for a luxurious break and can make leaving your dream villa slightly less depressing. When it comes to globe-trotting, it’s no longer just First and Business Class passengers who get to enjoy the high life while travelling. Many airports across the globe now offer pay-in lounges for travel …
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Flavours of the Sea

July 10, 2014 - 10:52 am | 25997 views

Home to miles of blissful coastline and an array of tropical islands, it's no surprise to learn that Thai cuisine features an exquisite collection of seafood dishes. From king prawns to tuna, squid to barracuda, the waters off the coast of Thailand are a rich treasure trove for fishermen and seafood lovers. The Land of Smiles is the perfect place to indulge in a few sumptuous seafood feasts and fish in particular are a key component of many Thai dishes, especially in the South where a prol …
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Giving Back to Thailand

July 07, 2014 - 10:23 am | 1098 views

For visitors that like to feel they are contributing more than just tourist dollars during their holiday,Thailand is home to a multitude of worthy charities set up to help those in need, whether human, animal or plant species. Visitors that enjoy the exotic beaches, dazzling sights and enthralling activities on offer in Thailand often also feel they would like to give something back to the country before they head home. No matter where you come from, supporting charities and getting involv …
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