Travel Scrapbook

STARTING DATE: 3 Oct 2019

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TOTAL UPDATE: 36 STORIES

Bangkok Post's weekly travel scoops showing you prominent travel destinations and great cultural places.

Travel Scrapbook
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20 Feb 2020

A new dawn

New Unesco designation helps raise profile of ancient capital.

20 Feb 2020 1
A new dawn
13 Feb 2020

Resplendent renovation

During the past four years, if you entered Wat Ratchabophit Sathit Maha Simaram, you would find scaffolding here and there. The lengthy renovation was to ensure the royal temple built by King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) would be in its full glory not just during its 150th-anniversary celebration, which took place recently, but also for years, or another century, to come.

13 Feb 2020
Resplendent renovation
6 Feb 2020

Sipping tea in the forest

Araksa Tea Garden's unique Chiang Mai setting provides an exciting experience for visitors.

6 Feb 2020 1
Sipping tea in the forest
30 Jan 2020

Come and see

Talat Klong Sip Song Hok Wa in Lam Luk Ka, Pathum Thani, has long passed its heyday yet its past glory is not all gone.

30 Jan 2020
Come and see
23 Jan 2020

Snow business in Korea

From bus stops to mountain tops, Gangwon is a winter destination like no other.

23 Jan 2020
Snow business in Korea
16 Jan 2020

The other side to Pattaya

Na Klua may not be the most prominent mark on the Pattaya tourist map. But for some, a trip to the popular resort city wouldn't be complete without a visit to the northern end of town. Indeed, a growing number of holidaymakers, myself included, see Na Klua as a worthy destination in its own right. With its old-town charm, street art, inexpensive fresh seafood, seaside picnic areas and more, what's not to love?

16 Jan 2020 13
The other side to Pattaya
9 Jan 2020

A stone's throw

Only two hours from Bangkok, the limestone hills in Ratchaburi's Muang district beckon daytrippers.

9 Jan 2020 3
A stone's throw
2 Jan 2020

Once a war zone

Once a war zone, Nan's border district of Thung Chang is now a place where you can enjoy peaceful rural life, pristine nature, tangy tangerine and geisha coffee.

2 Jan 2020 2
Once a war zone
19 Dec 2019

Eye-opening adventure

A trip along Sri Lanka's southern coast.

19 Dec 2019
Eye-opening adventure
12 Dec 2019

Our little corner of the world

The fledgling tourist destination of Barahom Community in Pattani offers something a little different to travellers.

12 Dec 2019 2
Our little corner of the world