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13 Surprising Facts About Thailand’s beaches

We all know that Thailand’s beaches are beautiful, but there is actually more to these stunning landscapes than aesthetics! In this article I will tell you about 13 facts that will surprise you about Thailand’s beaches. Ready to learn more? Read on… Surprising Facts About Thailand’s Beaches With its crystal-clear waters, soft sandy shores, and…

Tourism in Thailand- A Detailed Overview

Tourism in Thailand is BIG business. So big in fact, that the money generated from tourism is an integral part of the Thai economy. But why is tourism in Thailand so important, how does the tourism industry operate here and why do so many tourists visit Thailand each year? Keep reading to learn all about…

Sex tourism in Thailand uncovered

Sex tourism is something that happens around the world. A potentially unfortunate byproduct of the tourism industry as a whole, it’s particularly prevalent in tourism in Thailand. In this post I will delve into the what, where and why of sex tourism in Thailand. The scale of sex tourism in Thailand A major part of…

Ultimate Thailand Travel Guide- Amazing Thailand

Are you thinking of visiting Thailand and in need of a Thailand travel guide? Then you have come to the right place! There are plenty of reasons why tourism in Thailand is becoming increasingly popular over the years. Thailand is an amazing destination for a huge variety of people – whether you want a relaxing…

10 UNETHICAL elephant sanctuaries in Thailand you should avoid

Sadly, there are many unethical elephant sanctuaries in Thailand. These organisations often promote themselves as being ‘ethical’, but in reality they are not. Tourists who visit the unethical elephant sanctuaries in Thailand are unknowingly contributing to these poor animals’ pain and hurt. This malpractice needs to stop and it needs to stop now. It is…

Why you should NOT visit the famous long neck tribe in Thailand

The long neck tribe in Thailand has long been a popular tourist attraction in Thailand, but this has not been without controversy. Some people say that you absolutely should visit the Kayan people because they are in desperate need of the tourist Dollar. Your visit will be educational and will help to promote the preservation…

The 7 best ETHICAL elephant sanctuaries in Thailand

Ethical elephant sanctuaries in Thailand, or any other country in the world, are the only kind of elephant attraction that you should visit on your travels. And even then some of the ‘sanctuaries’ are questionable in their practices. With the growth in ethical tourism and an increased awareness of animal cruelty, many people nowadays are…

The shocking truth about elephant riding in Thailand

Elephant riding in Thailand has become somewhat controversial in recent years. When I first went backpacking back in 2011 it was a right of passage to climb onto an elephant’s back and to be paraded along the street. But nowadays, things are very different. Society has become more aware of animal welfare and ethical tourism…

What is Songkran? What does it mean and why should you go?

Songkran is a fun and exciting festival held each year in Thailand. But what is it all about and why should you go? Read on to find out… What is Songkran? Songkran is the national holiday which celebrates the original Thai new year. It takes place annually on and around the 13th April. While the…

Why you should NOT visit Thailand’s Tiger Temples

Many tourists consider a visit to Thailand’s tiger temples on their travels. I mean, who wouldn’t want a super cute photo taken with a baby tiger? Or to take a full grown tiger for a walk? These make for the perfect Insta shots, right? Wrong. Oh so wrong. Once upon a time I was a…

The ethics of going to a ping pong show

Have you ever considered going to a ping pong show? It might seem like a good idea after a few Changs, but trust me when I say that going to one of these shows may just scar you for life! If you’ve ever been to Khao San Road, Bangkok in the evening you will probably…

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