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STARTING DATE: 3 Oct 2019

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TOTAL UPDATE: 36 STORIES

Bangkok Post's weekly travel column guiding you on unseen travel destinations in Thailand. If you have news or events to share, email pongpetm@bangkokpost.co.th.

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10 Dec 2020

December's celestial show returns

The long weekend begins today. If possible, however, it's a good idea that you extend yours to at least Monday. Of course, there's a good reason: the Geminids meteor shower.

10 Dec 2020
December's celestial show returns
26 Nov 2020

Honouring a legend

It's that time of year again, and Kanchanaburi's River Khwai Bridge Week is back, starting this Friday and continuing until Dec 6.

26 Nov 2020
Honouring a legend
19 Nov 2020

Stampede to Surin for elephants

The Amazing Surin Elephant Round-up, the grandest annual cultural event of the northeastern province, is being held at a number of venues in downtown Surin until Sunday.

19 Nov 2020
Stampede to Surin for elephants
12 Nov 2020

Fireworks to light up Pattaya

Pattaya Fireworks Festival is back. On Nov 27 and 28, the night sky over the bay of Pattaya will once again become the venue of Thailand's most celebrated pyrotechnic extravaganza.

12 Nov 2020
Fireworks to light up Pattaya
5 Nov 2020

Bangkok's new walking street

Klong Ong Ang Walking Street, the latest of its kind in Bangkok, was inaugurated during Loy Krathong Festival, however, it's not just another fair-style pedestrian street with lots of food and goods.

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Bangkok's new walking street
29 Oct 2020

Phra Pathom Chedi fair up and running

Wat Phra Pathom Chedi in Nakhon Pathom province boasts not just the tremendous stupa that it is named after but also one of Thailand's largest temple fairs.

29 Oct 2020
Phra Pathom Chedi fair up and running
17 Sep 2020

Great outdoors calling? Then get out to Bitec

If you're a golfer, a scuba diver or an addict of outdoor activities hunting for new gear, it's wise to wait until next month when the Thailand Golf & Dive Expo and the Traveller Expo take place.

17 Sep 2020
Great outdoors calling? Then get out to Bitec
10 Sep 2020

Get sky high and shoot the Sun

Where is the best place in Bangkok to take pictures of sunrise? Of course, that's a tough question for quite a few reasons. Anyway, how about the Mahanakhon Skywalk, as a candidate?

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Get sky high and shoot the Sun
27 Aug 2020

Khon extravaganza in Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya is organising a cultural extravaganza for lovers of khon, the majestic masked performance that incorporates various forms of Thai arts. Dubbed the "Ayutthaya Khon Festival", the event will take place on Sept 4-6 on the vast lawn of Chandrakasem National Museum, located in the northeastern corner of the city's Koh Muang area.

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Khon extravaganza in Ayutthaya
13 Aug 2020

Otop fair has all you could want

If you're no longer thrilled by online shopping and mass-produced goods, here's a chance to once again enjoy the shop-till-you-drop experience in immense halls full of not just exquisite hand-made products from across the Kingdom but also fascinating and uncommon travel ideas.

13 Aug 2020
Otop fair has all you could want