In the mountain village of Senaru on Lombok Island there is a CBT project that benefits female tour guides who lead a walking tour of the panoramic vistas of volcanoes, rice terraces and waterfalls with visits to see the authentic Sasak tribal culture.
When in Bangkok, one of the best things to do is a walking tour exploring the streets of old town Bangkok on Rattanakosin Island. Long time Thailand resident Don Ross discovered this to his delight a few weeks back when he joined our Surreal Bangkok Walk on an early Wednesday morning.
“Enjoying the beauty of Rattanakosin – the historical area of Bangkok – in the early morning, we almost forgot we were in the Thai capital.” Bangkok is a city of immense contradictions. The Surreal Bangkok Walking Tour is a combination of culture, nature, history and culinary delicacies.
Your travelers to Chiang Mai should plan to spend some time in the Chinatown district, and the best place to start is Kad Luang, traditionally called Kad Ton Lamyai, or today known as Warorot Market. The market is named after Inthawarorot, one of the last royal rulers of Chiang Mai and the Lanna Kingdom. Local […]
Visitors often see Bangkok as an enormous modern metropolis, full of expressways, massive department stores and skyscrapers, but there is another (more hidden) side which clearly shows the origins of a people who still believe in traditions from years gone by. Let the video introduce you to this ancient side of Bangkok. From the Giant […]