River Kwai Bridge Festival
River Kwai Bridge FestivalWHENThe River Kwai Bridge Festival runs for a week every year, either in late November or early-to-mid December.In 2016 it took place from December 2nd – 11th. The 2017 edition is scheduled in for November 24th – December 3rd. Like many Thai festivals, however, there's a possibility the dates will change closer to the time.WHATThis week-long...
Lopburi Monkey Banquet Festival
Lopburi Monkey Banquet FestivalWHENThe Lopburi Monkey Banquet Festival is an annual occasion which always take place on the last Sunday of November. Coming so soon after the Surin Elephant Roundup, it makes November quite a month for animal aficionados in Thailand!The 2017 edition of the festival is scheduled to take place on Sunday November 26th.WHATEven for Thailand, the Lopburi...
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...