Article Archive for October 2015

Into the Blue

October 26, 2015 - 10:26 am | 689 views

Peak season in Thailand not only brings clear skies and sunshine but also calm seas and clear waters, which makes it the perfect time to take the plunge and learn to dive. The teeming reefs in the Andaman Sea and Gulf off Siam offer a breathtaking introduction to the marine world. Whether you are island hopping in the Andaman Sea, based in a luxury holiday home on Phuket or staying in one of Koh Samui’s fantastic private rental villas while you explore the Gulf of Thailand on day trips; pro …
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Dress up your Beachwear

October 19, 2015 - 10:43 am | 693 views

In Thailand’s tropical temperatures, it’s more than likely villa guests will spend most of their winter villa holiday in a swimsuit, but that doesn’t mean sacrificing on style. Planning a fabulous holiday wardrobe will be high on the priority list for many women travellers heading to Thailand this coming high season. Given that most visitors from the chilly west are likely to spend a decent part of their holiday enjoying the tropical warmth, it makes sense to add a few stylish beach …
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Private Holiday Pampering

October 13, 2015 - 10:06 am | 917 views

After a long flight or a day of island exploration there is no better way to unwind than with an indulgent private spa session. Many rental villas now either boast their own dedicated massage room or plenty of comfortable spaces to indulge in a relaxing body treatment. In addition to being famous for its glorious natural scenery and superb range of accommodation options, Thailand is also known for its wealth of high end spas. A few hours of pampering is a great way to re-set the body after …
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Phuket’s Vegetarian Spectacle

October 05, 2015 - 11:01 am | 933 views

The annual vegetarian festival on Phuket offers a thrilling insight into the spirituality and traditions of the island’s Chinese community As Thailand gears up for its peak tourist season once more, that can only mean one thing – Phuket’s annual vegetarian festival is just around the corner. The colourful event takes place over nine days every October, and is a magnet for visitors in search of an authentic glimpse of Thai-Chinese culture. The festival, is celebrated with gusto by the …
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