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STARTING DATE: 3 Oct 2019

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TOTAL UPDATE: 21 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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Suphan Buri style

Downtown Suphan Buri is home to a large number of people of Chinese descent. Even the Lak Muang shrine, where the city guardian statues are kept, was built in the Chinese style. So if you're looking for a place to celebrate the Lunar New Year, Suphan Buri is one of the destinations you should consider.

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Suphan Buri style
16 Jan 2020

A festival with pop

Yasothon is best known for Bun Bang Fai (Rocket Festival) that takes place in early May. But in the first week of next month, Feb 3-7, the northeastern province will have another grand celebration that, unlike Bun Bang Fai, you can't find elsewhere.

16 Jan 2020
A festival with pop
9 Jan 2020

Temple fair at Wat Prayoon

The annual celebration of Wat Prayurawongsawat, one of the most eagerly awaited cultural events on the Thon Buri side of Bangkok, is taking place again from Saturday to Monday.

9 Jan 2020
Temple fair at Wat Prayoon
26 Dec 2019

Get out of the city

From now until Sunday, four provinces surrounding Bangkok are joining hands in the "River Of Life: Rattanakosin" fair, which is taking place at Wat Chin Wararam in Pathum Thani's Muang district, a short drive south of the city centre.

26 Dec 2019
Get out of the city
19 Dec 2019

Do the right thing

There are only a few places where you can easily catch sight of one of Thailand's most majestic mammals, the gaur. Khao Phaeng Ma of Nakhon Ratchasima's Wang Nam Khieo district is one such place.

19 Dec 2019
Do the right thing
12 Dec 2019

Thon Buri Palace open to the public

Once a year Thon Buri Palace, the former royal residence of King Taksin the Great, is open for the public to visit without the need to apply for permission. That special time of year is here again.

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Thon Buri Palace open to the public
5 Dec 2019

Float among the flowers

After years of environmental issues, the lotuses and water lilies of Thung Sam Roi Yot have returned to the wetlands. Thousands of the flowers are now in full bloom.

5 Dec 2019
Float among the flowers
28 Nov 2019

Holiday happenings

If you haven't decided where to go for the upcoming holidays, maybe you should consider Phrae.

28 Nov 2019
Holiday happenings
21 Nov 2019

Flowered up in Pha Taem

Pha Taem is Ubon Ratchathani's most famous national park. However, not as much known is the fact that the best time to visit this natural wonderland of the northeastern province is now.

21 Nov 2019
Flowered up in Pha Taem
14 Nov 2019

White light

Wat Rong Khun, also widely known as the White Temple, is one of Chiang Rai's top attractions. By the end of next week, the architectural gem of the northern province will no longer be monochromatic, at least after sunset. Get yourself ready for the first Wat Rong Khun Light Fest.

14 Nov 2019
White light