Category: Thailand

Bizarre Adventure Holiday Destinations

Bizarre Adventure Holiday Destinations

I’ve noticed a trend for strange holidays of late. All I really want to do this year is take a gentle cycling holiday, cruise along some pretty countryside, stop off at a few vineyards, sample the local wines, eat too much, attempt to cycle it off again the next day, you get the picture. Unfortunately, …

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Onesmart in Thailand – worth taking with you?

Onesmart in Thailand – worth taking with you?

A couple of years ago Air New Zealand, in co-operation with BNZ, launched Onesmart – a travel debit card for it’s Airpoints members. Onesmart’s appeal lies in it’s low account fees, ability to earn Airpoints Dollars on purchases, and multi-currency wallets (meaning you can pre-purchase foreign currency without commission when the exchange rate suits you). …

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Diving Koh Tao – where to start?

Diving Koh Tao – where to start?

Diving off Koh Tao is a popular activity for travellers to Thailand. This 19 square kilometre island certifies more divers each year than any other location in the world! When you consider that this rock in the Gulf of Thailand is home to over 50 dive centres, it’s not surprising. The thing is, not all …

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Bangkok Art and Culture Centre

Bangkok Art and Culture Centre

Before I flew off to Thailand in March, I came across a blog post on The Wrong Way Home (a site I mentioned on here a few weeks ago). It was about the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre – something that isn’t on the “must see” list of many backpackers travelling to the Thai capital. Being one …

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