Phuket’s History is the Thai Connection to Europe

June 15, 2016 by | Filed Under: Special Interest, Thailand, Travel

Thailand has a lot to offer visitors interested in European heritage in SE Asia. Kanchanaburi, Phuket and Chanthaburi all have hidden gems of history.

Looking for Real Thainess at the Museum of Siam

February 19, 2016 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Thailand, Travel

Located not far from Wat Po in a large neo classical building, the exhibition starts with a short, almost surrealist, movie presentation based around the central question ‘What is Thai? Combining a visit to the Grand Palace, Wat Prakeow and Wat Po with the Museum of Siam is an excellent option for FITs and groups as the museum is located nearby and shows a very different Thailand.

Hanoi Hilton: Story Behind this Infamous Landmark

December 1, 2015 by | Filed Under: News, Regional News, Special Interest, Vietnam

Hanoi is full of historic landmarks that illustrate intriguing chapters in Vietnam’s eventful modern history. The infamous Hanoi Hilton or Hoa Lo Prison is one.

Burma Hero and Independence Icon: General Aung San

September 4, 2015 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Myanmar, News

Burma’s famous military leader built a lasting legacy. Assassinated at 32, this inspirational icon of Myanmar’s independence movement, General Aung San, is honored in a unique way by today’s citizens.

Capital Art: Where Thai Old Identity and New Ideas Converge

Our team in Thailand drafted a great trip to discover a variety of art around Bangkok. The day kicks off with a visit to the Museum of Siam, a modern, interactive museum in the heart of the Old City. It tells the story of how Thai identity has developed over thousands of years by using […]

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