Surin Elephant Roundup
Surin Elephant RoundupWHENThe Surin Elephant Roundup is held each year in November, normally in the third week of the month.In 2016 it took place from November 18th – 20th. In 2017 it's likely to fall on the 17th – 19th.WHATThe Surin Elephant Roundup has become one of the most recognized events in Thailand. If you're a lover of the...
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NOVOTEL BANGKOK PLOENCHIT SUKHUMVIT I've booked a stay at this hotel in early May 2017 which will be my first stay at not only this hotel, but the Novotel brand in Thailand. A friend recently stayed here who found his stay quite good. As this brand is in the Accor Group, I will be testing my Accor gold status.
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PULLMAN BANGKOK SUKHUMVIT I've previously stayed at this hotel once before and had a good experience overall. Unfortunately, this was before my 'blogging days' so I didn't take any pictures to enable me to do a detailed review using my own pictures nor was my mind in 'review mode'. Staying early May 2017, I'll be writing a review at the...
Yi Peng Lantern Festival
Yi Peng – The Lantern FestivalWHENLike many events in the Thai calendar, the precise date of Yi Peng Lantern Festival depends on the moon. It is always held in conjunction with the full moon of the twelfth lunar month, which usually falls in early-to-mid November.In 2016 Yi Peng Lantern Festival began on Monday 14th November, and in 2017 it's...

Loy Krathong

Loy Krathong
Loy KrathongWHENThe date on which Loy Krathong takes place varies every year depending on the moon. It falls on the evening of the 12th lunar month, which is usually in early-to-mid November.In 2016 it was on Monday 14th November. In 2017 it's scheduled for Saturday November 4th, and it's already penciled in for Friday November 23rd in 2018.WHATSongkran (Thai...