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    • Mrbeobeo's Profile Photo

      Camp site @ songkhla

      Songkhla Nov 19, 2015 at 10:29 PM

      Is that possible any camp site at songkhla beach.

    • Tarutao Marine Park island beaches vs Koh Lipe

      Southern Thailand Nov 19, 2015 at 12:12 AM

      Having been to Koh Lipe a couple of times before it was transformed I now hesitate in returning.

      I'm in the area (south of langkawi) and it's still (daily) raining season, but I'm wondering about which islands to the North of Koh Lipeh may be alternatives.

      Have you been to Koh Kradan and is it affordable and are the waters as clear as Koh Lipe's? Koh Muk?
      I've passed by those islands on my way from Lipeh to Krabi and seen extremely small islands where I question its safety (in case of another tsunami).

      Please suggest, and elaborate on some island from your personal experience.


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      Personal Assistant

      Bangkok Nov 17, 2015 at 5:10 AM

      Hi, I am going to Bangkok for research. Does anybody know how I can get a research assistant to accompany me meet people and translate work.
      The only way I can think of is contacting a private tour guide, but I dont know if they can offer such service.

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      Mid 40's solo male travelling to Koh Samui

      Ko Samui Nov 11, 2015 at 11:14 PM

      Hi there, I'm travelling back to Koh Samui Dec 04 and it will be solo this time. I'm fine during the day but could anyone recommend where to go at night in the Chaweng/Lamai area? Chilled bars are fine as I don't want to be labelled with all those guys who want young girls.


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      Ko Phangan Nov 5, 2015 at 12:05 AM



    • best tour operator

      Bangkok Nov 26, 2015 at 8:58 AM

      trying to find best and reliable tour operator where i can book direktly fot bangkok and sourroundings tours

    • Mrbeobeo's Profile Photo

      Transport to krabi

      Krabi Nov 27, 2015 at 9:09 AM

      Hi, Did any one know how to travel form ko nang kham to Krabi and the price. Do i have to take a minibus to trang then take ak train to krabi?

    • Mrbeobeo's Profile Photo

      Kayaking package

      Krabi Nov 27, 2015 at 7:32 AM

      Hi, i was thinking to take a tour package kayak at krabi. I just know that a lot of different package are available. It is available at any island or only at certain island. Do i have to booking?

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      Airport to town fare

      Surat Thani Nov 27, 2015 at 2:06 AM

      I will be landing in Surat Thani airport in a few days time and I would appreciate anyone who can tell me - more or less - the taxi fare into town.
      Thank you.

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      Erawan Museum Free Shuttle Service

      Bangkok Nov 26, 2015 at 5:49 PM

      We are an independent group from Singapore visiting Bangkok over the New Year holidays and plan to visit the Erawan Museum. We will be staying in Sukhumvit area near to Thonglor. A friend has advised that we can take the BTS from Thonglor all the way to Bearing and from there hop on the free shutter service to the museum.

      What I need is the schedule for this free shuttle service and where is the alighting point. Can someone please help me with these information?

      Thank you and we look forward to visiting the Erawan Museum.

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      Tara Palace Hotel

      Bangkok Nov 22, 2015 at 10:14 AM

      Hi Folks . i am travelling here for the first time to Bangkok to the hotel listed below i was hoping for some advice on this please is this a centrally located hotel also is it a good place to be located and being the first time is it safe ? i welcome your advice please and if anyone can offer advice on accommodation its most gratefully received thank you
      Tara Palace Hotel
      113, 117 Samsen Rd., Phranakorn
      10200 Bangkok

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      Which Beach Resort in KO KUT?

      Thailand Nov 12, 2015 at 6:27 AM

      While planning my trip to Thailand and after chose which island to rest at the end of the trip, found the most difficult thing is choosing a nice resort at a beautiful pristine sandy beach.

      As far as I saw, most of the beaches have rocks and few sand and/or the resorts are not that interesting...

      Suggestions are more than welcome!


    • Auction in front of Pantip Plaza?

      Bangkok Nov 3, 2015 at 10:07 AM

      Hello all,
      Last time I was in Bangkok (beginning of June 2013), I witnessed a toy auction in front of Pantip Plaza. At least I think that is what it was. Sellers would present new toys (dolls, cars, remote controlled helicopters...) and people (mostly Thais) would say how much they are willing to pay. Top bidders would get the toys and the auction would start again with another toy.
      I'm going to Bangkok again soon and would like to know if this auction is a regular occurrence? How often is it held? Do they always sell toys or do they sell some other merchandise too?
      Thank you for your time!

    • Place to stay in Sukkothai?

      Thailand Nov 1, 2015 at 7:04 AM

      Hi - I have been looking for hours! And now I need suggestions! I need reasonable, decent, and easy access to the historical park. Any recommendations? Thanks, Jean

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      Fastest way from BKK to DMK airport

      Bangkok 22 hours ago

      Hi There,
      I'm planning to visit Bangkok end of Jan & will reach BKK Mon at 12:50 & need to catch a domestic flight in DMK at 15:30 to Phuket via Air Asia.
      I thought a taxi (with approx Bhat 400) is the fastest way. Do you think I can manage? How much time a taxi will take? Any faster ideas, pls? Appreciated.

    • Drayman151's Profile Photo

      Nice Accommodation koh samui

      Ko Samui Nov 22, 2015 at 10:23 AM

      Hi folks

      were looking for some nice clean comfortable well located accommodation in koh samui would anyone be able to recommend this please thanks

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      Transportation to Bueng Kan.

      Northeastern Thailand Nov 13, 2015 at 8:18 PM

      I'm planning to visit Bueng Kan's Wat Phu Tok. I will travel by train from Bangkok and shall disembark at Nong Khai then take a bus to Bueng Kan or is there a better routes?

    • I need a travel info for going to Khao Sok

      Surat Thani Nov 27, 2015 at 6:47 AM

      Hi travelers,
      I am traveling from Trang to Khao Sok?Is there a direct bus from Trang to Khao Sok or I need to go first to Surat Thani?If I reach Surat Thani between 17-18 h are there taxis or tuk tuk to Khao Sok and what will be the price?Is it easy and safety for doing this travel tour from Trang to Khao Sok?Thanks a lot for your help.

    • 10 Days in Thailand

      Thailand Nov 24, 2015 at 2:45 PM

      Hi everyone,
      I'm travelling to Thailand in feb 2016 for 10 days, am 20 years old and travelling with friends. I'm interested in seeing the beaches, temples/monuments/main sites and partying. Does anyone have any recommendations of the top places to see/what's worth seeing in this short time. I'm looking to minimise travelling time but am still looking to see as much as possible.

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      internal Flights from BKK to Hanoi

      Bangkok Nov 22, 2015 at 10:21 AM

      We are travelling from BKK airport to a few internal flights does anyone know the amount of luggage we can take please we are allowed 30kgs on Emirates from the uk and it would be good to know if there is a limit thanks were going to Hanoi and possibly koh samui


    • Getting US dollars

      Thailand Nov 6, 2015 at 9:19 AM

      This is for the Laos visa - I read that it is 1500 baht if you pay in baht and not in dollars. I suppose one could take out the baht, go to an exchange office, and dollars again. Rather silly, especially if one loses about the same amount (1500 baht is $41.something) - Is it possible to get dollars at a bank directly? thanks, Jean

    • pattaya beach to tiger zoo

      Pattaya Nov 3, 2015 at 10:00 AM

      Could you plz tell me the best way to go sri racha tiger zoo,nong nooch garden, minisiam,floating mrket from pattaya beach(north) and price ?

    • Bus transport and timing of all places like palace,temple etc

      Thailand Nov 25, 2015 at 7:24 AM

      Bus transportation is available for all important sight seeing ?

    • Mrbeobeo's Profile Photo

      Using motocycle

      Hat Yai Nov 20, 2015 at 5:39 PM

      hello there, i am going to hat yai this december with my brother. And we are planning to rent a motocycle. Can it be a convenient to getting around? Is it safe? We prefer not to take tuk tuk because we like to discover hat yai by ourselves and we are in budget.

      Your advice are very helpful

    • BMT Bus No 3 at night

      Bangkok Nov 5, 2015 at 7:22 PM

      Hi, Can anyone confirm whether BMT bus No 3 runs all night to Morchit 2? And how often are they supposed to run? I need to be at Morchit by about 6am, starting from Thanon Phra Sumen, and want to be sure if I wait for a bus at around 5am that I'll get there in time.

    • Chiang Mai to Laos

      by jeanfinney Online Now Oct 28, 2015 at 6:16 AM

      Hi again - I am in Nong Khai struggling to decide if I should just amble over to Laos - thus wasting the last three weeks of my visa exemption - or to travel more in Thailand before going to laos. I would head north, centering in Chiang Mai because that is the easiest for me (no car, luggage) - What would be reasonable options for an older person with luggage? Not the boat! I have seen videos of that! Is there some kind of bus? Or a minivan that can take luggage? Etc whatever? Is it feasible for a non back packer? Thanks, Jean

      20 Answers Oct 29, 2015 at 2:03 PM
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      Yee Peng Festival

      by kelseygball Online Now Sep 18, 2015 at 8:43 AM

      Has anyone here been to the Yee Peng festival in Chiang Mai and attended the lantern release at Mae Jo university? Any info about previous experience would be appreciated! I'm reading conflicting information about it! Thanks :)

      - Also general info about Chiang Mai for that week as it is also the Loi Krathong festival as well

      3 Answers Oct 27, 2015 at 10:55 PM
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      Trip to Cnagmai

      by Naaas Online Now Sep 14, 2015 at 11:37 PM

      hi ,
      am planing to travel to changmai for 3 nights,next Nov/2015
      can some one guide me to find good hotels and good places to visit ?

      thanks .

      13 Answers Nov 18, 2015 at 3:09 AM
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      February in Chiang Mai

      by FlorenceD Online Now Sep 12, 2015 at 8:00 AM

      Is it a good idea to travel here at the end of Feb. I have read that they usually burn off this time of year?


      9 Answers Sep 14, 2015 at 5:52 PM
    • Are the no shoes requirements strict in ALL Chiang Mai temples?

      by bleubleubleu Online Now Jul 12, 2015 at 4:00 AM

      Have polio and wear a knee to foot orthotic. Can remove it at home on dead level carpeted floors, but the slightest uneven surface (even the garden), brings about falls and great difficulty walking. Not so good at over 60. Am wondering if there are any temples in Chiang Mai who relax the strict no shoes rule for the disabled? For instance, was overwhelmed in India, where often accommodation was made for disability by squares of white cotton cloths being produced to wrap and tie around the shoes if unable to remove them.

      7 Answers Jul 13, 2015 at 2:32 PM
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      What to do - Recommendations!

      by mickey.p Online Now Jul 11, 2015 at 2:51 AM

      We have 3.5 days in Chiang Mai between Krabi and Phuket - what do you suggest for things to do?

      I really want to do an elephant sanctuary (ethical, non mahout type) and have another post for this as the one I wanted to do is fully booked.

      Other than this we are obviously going to do the night markets - any suggestions on how and where to go as I know nothing other than there's night markets to visit!

      I have read a little about some water falls - this seems interesting but we cannot do too much physical activity. We did Tiger Temple yesterday in Krabi and I only made it half way. I am in the middle of my weight loss journey and have lost 5.5 stone but still not physically fit enough for major activities - but I'm 100 times better that I was at the start so I'm OK with this! If we could swim near water falls etc, this would be great - we have 2 teenage boys with us!

      I have heard mixed reviews on the hill tribe, some say very good, others say way too commercialised?
      We like Temples etc but we are doing Bangkok and Ayutthaya so many suggest that this will be more than enough temples!

      Anyway, any other suggestions would be good!

      8 Answers Jul 13, 2015 at 6:35 PM
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      Elephant Santuary??? HELP!

      by mickey.p Online Now Jul 11, 2015 at 2:20 AM

      Hi, I am in Chiang Mai from 13th-16th July and planned to do an Elephant sanctuary but the one that came highly recommended is full booked! It was supposed to be the Elephant Nature Park.

      Can anyone recommend an alternative that is ethical?

      It's for 2 adults and 2 teens.

      Thanks in advance for any feedback.

      4 Answers Jul 13, 2015 at 10:36 PM
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      Hotel Suggestions

      by mickey.p Online Now Jun 29, 2015 at 10:01 AM

      Hi, I have over spent on the beach resorts we are staying at, so I now need to look at cheaper hotels in Chiang Mai - just wondering if anyone can suggest any little gems that I may not know of or may not show on normal search engines?

      There's 4 of us - 2 adults and 2 x 16 year olds who can share 1 room as long as enough beds or 2 rooms is fine.
      I need clean, central, own bathroom, must have air con and Wifi is kinda important but not the end of the world if not actually in the room.

      Thanking you in advance for any suggestions.

      16 Answers Jul 5, 2015 at 5:52 AM
    • Adding money to a Thai SIM card online

      by overunder Online Now Jun 22, 2015 at 8:36 PM

      What is the best way to topup your Thai SIM card online?

      6 Answers Jun 24, 2015 at 3:43 AM
    • Airport to Tha Phae Gate

      by project2015 Online Now Jun 20, 2015 at 2:51 PM

      What is the most easiest way to get from airport to Tha Phae Gate area?

      4 Answers Jun 28, 2015 at 8:47 AM
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      Cheapest visa run options

      by Smaney5 Online Now Apr 23, 2015 at 9:55 AM

      What is the absolute cheapest visa run option?

      5 Answers Apr 23, 2015 at 5:41 PM
    • English-Speaking Pharmacies: Chiang Mai

      by coreycook950 Online Now Apr 14, 2015 at 10:37 AM


      I am moving to Chiang Mai.
      Are there pharmacies in Chiang Mai that will print my prescription medication bottle labels in English?

      Thank you for your help.


      6 Answers Apr 15, 2015 at 4:08 PM
    • Hiking Trails

      by coreycook950 Online Now Apr 14, 2015 at 10:36 AM


      Are there any easy and well-marked hiking trails in Chiang Mai?
      What are the addresses?



      2 Answers Apr 15, 2015 at 9:57 AM
    • Current price for a safe, licensed driver for 2 one way drives

      by lianna Online Now Apr 3, 2015 at 12:12 PM

      What's a reasonable price in 2015 for a private car w. a safe, licensed and insured English speaking driver for a one way trip for two:

      1. From Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai

      2. From Chiang Rai to Chiang Khong


      7 Answers Jun 28, 2015 at 9:25 AM
    • Mondulkiri vs Elephants in Chiang Mai

      by project2015 Online Now Mar 30, 2015 at 11:56 AM

      I'll have a trip to Thailand and Cambodia in July. I would like to see elephants in their places (not thinking of riding them). I heard that there is an elephant project camp in Mondulkiri, Cambodia. I would love to go there but road takes very long and I dont have much time. Also I've just realized that there are camps in Chiang Mai as well. Can anyone compare these camps in Thailand and Cambodia? Is it worth trying to go & see the ones in Mondulkiri? What's the difference? Thanks!

      8 Answers Jun 29, 2015 at 3:13 AM
    • Buying Gemstones in Chang Mai

      by rasmanickan Online Now Mar 15, 2015 at 5:18 AM

      I am thinking of travelling to Chang mail to buy gemstones. Where in Chang mail should I go to buy gemstones ? Any good hotels close to that place ?

      4 Answers Jun 24, 2015 at 8:41 AM
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      route from Mae Hong Son to Chiang Mai

      by hillelarkin Online Now Jan 22, 2015 at 10:02 PM

      I have to decide about the route from Mae Hong Son to Chiang Mai. The most popular is via Doi Inthanon (almost 7 hrs drive) but I have already been there couple of years ago. The alternative I had found out is via Mae Sariang (about 6 hrs drive) and via Mae Chaem (about 7 hrs drive). I have hired a car+ driver with cawho is familiar with the roads.
      Any suggestion which route is more interesting sightseeing wise, will be appreciated.

      4 Answers Jan 23, 2015 at 10:27 PM
    • baby car seat

      by silvan.h Online Now Jan 2, 2015 at 8:13 AM

      when I rent a car can I also rent a baby car seat? If not where can I rent a baby car seat?

      1 Answer Mar 1, 2015 at 9:46 AM
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      Month long residence

      by travelightly Online Now Dec 15, 2014 at 11:55 AM

      I'm looking to stay in Chiang Mai for a month in January and would like a large room with the ability to at least have a rice cooker and refrigerator. Nothing fancy. Prefer $250-$400 for the month. Any suggestions? Also, if there's any chance somebody knows, is it possible to have small packages of nutritional supplements sent to Chiang Mai? Will they be approved by Customs in Thailand. Are duty charges exorbitant? Thanks for any help.

      2 Answers Dec 16, 2014 at 8:21 AM
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      Good time to ride Segway in the city?

      by Melanie_Putra Online Now Dec 10, 2014 at 5:55 PM

      We (2 pax) plan to take the Segway Tour on Sunday (10th Jan) but are not sure which time is better?
      1. 13:00-16:00 (3 hours)
      2. 16:00-18:00 (2 hours)
      Issues under consideration are traffic and especially, temperature..

      It'll be good to do the 3 hours after lunch then hang around until the night market starts around 17:30 but I'm worried it will be quite warm at that time. Thus, is it better if we take the 16:00 2 hours slot? Would it be cooler? I checked axact date for Jan 2014 and it topped at 33'C!! I don't like heat much :))

      Tq, Mel

      3 Answers Dec 11, 2014 at 6:01 AM
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      Mahanaga Restaurant at Mae Ping

      by Melanie_Putra Online Now Dec 8, 2014 at 9:46 PM

      I read that this restaurant had closed down. Is it true? Would like to go for a drink at least...

      2 Answers Dec 9, 2014 at 3:18 AM
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      Driving fr Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai& Back

      by Melanie_Putra Online Now Nov 25, 2014 at 3:57 PM

      We plan to rent a car and drive from Chiang Mai to Chiang Rai, stay 2 nights at Le Meridien CR, then drive back to Chiang Mai.
      1. Would anyone be able to recommend anything to see along the way, please?
      2. Or anywhere to go while in Chiang Rai? I plan to have long lunch at Chiang Rai Beach at least, visit the night market and some restaurants.. Not planning to drive to the Golden Triangle since I've been and it wasn't that interesting for me.
      3. Or anywhere to go by car in or nearer to Chiang Mai the day we get back? Returning the car the next day..


      6 Answers Jan 4, 2015 at 2:43 AM
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      Is the last week of Feb-March the busy season?

      by watashi Online Now Nov 21, 2014 at 11:45 PM

      Heading to Chiang Mai February 26, 2015. Do I need to pre-book a hotel? I was sort of thinking of checking them out in person but if that is a busy tourist time,I will pre-book! Or maybe it is safe to book a few nights in advance and then look around further? Any ideas?

      7 Answers Jan 4, 2015 at 2:43 AM
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      Wineries and Breweries

      by watashi Online Now Nov 16, 2014 at 1:35 AM

      We enjoy checking out local breweries and wineries where ever we go! Anyone aware of any around Chiang Mai or even Bangkok?

      5 Answers Nov 17, 2014 at 5:41 PM
    • Self drive vs driver

      by Kennysun Online Now Oct 25, 2014 at 6:12 AM

      I will be staying in DusitD2 hotel for 5 nights next month. 3 persons travelling.

      I pa
      Lan to drive for 2days to visit the following places.

      Doi suthep and the opium museum.
      Home industries at sam kam peang.
      Drive to Chang rai and visit the golden triangle.

      I need to know the driver rates 1/2 and full day.

      Please advise if self drive is better .

      Thanks in advance. Have a nice day.

      Kenny Sun

      3 Answers Jan 4, 2015 at 2:43 AM
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      Is it easy to book a tour for the next day?

      by JocelynAguilar Online Now Oct 16, 2014 at 9:11 PM

      Hi Im going to Chiang Mai for a couple of days and I want to book one tour for each day. I will arrive by plane near 6pm. Do you thing it will be possible to book the tours at that time for the next 2 days?
      A friend told me it is ok to do it at the airport, but what do you think?
      I will try to get the tour for the Golden Triangle, the tribes, hot springs, and the White Temple. And the next day the Elephant riding, rafting, orchid farm, long neck village.
      How much do you think I should pay for each one? I have been checking prices in the net and I found the same tour in one place for 2500 bahts and in another place 1200. Do you think I could get something cheaper if I do it directly at the airport travel agencies?
      Thank you

      9 Answers Jan 4, 2015 at 2:43 AM
    • 10 days in Thailand.. how long should I spend in Chiang Mai?

      by StephanieBrown Online Now Oct 16, 2014 at 4:49 PM

      I'm going on a 10 day backpack like trip to Thailand. I would love to see Thailand's top attractions. Is it worth going to Chiang Mai and how long should I spend there? (Other destinations on trip - Bangkok, Phuket, and if I have time a short trip to Siem Reap in Cambodia)


      7 Answers Oct 17, 2014 at 12:24 PM
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      Elephant ride day tour / Chiang Mai Hotel

      by ChioQuiroz Online Now Oct 12, 2014 at 1:25 PM

      I'd likesome recommendations on elephant rides in Chiang Mai.
      Any suggestions are very welcome.
      Also, suggestions on areas to stay in Chiang Mai.

      3 Answers Jan 4, 2015 at 2:43 AM
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      Bungy jump and zip line

      by shib Online Now Oct 6, 2014 at 12:38 PM

      Can someone please suggest a good bungy jump and zip line operator along with the approx prices?


      2 Answers Oct 6, 2014 at 4:18 PM
    • Elephant + Rafting + ATV tour

      by george2210 Online Now Oct 4, 2014 at 6:52 AM

      Hi, we are 5 people and at the end of this month we want to go in a day tour which includes 1h elephant ride + rafting 10 km + ATV 30 min. I found online at 2050 baht per person. Do you think we can find cheaper when we arrive, at local travel agencies?

      5 Answers Jan 4, 2015 at 6:38 AM