A Real Thai Massage , In the Thai language, the Thai massage is called Nuet Thai or Nuet Pen Boran, which means Traditional Thai Massage. The massage is conducted in a method that exists for many generations. It incorporates elements from Chinese medicine and yoga –stretching and pressing on specific points, and using rhythmic moves
Loy Krathong is celebrated every year on a full moon night, in the 12th month of the Thai moon year.
Yunomori Onsen & Spa combines the Japanese tradition of bathing in warm spring water and the Thai massage tradition. Onsen is Japanese for “hot springs” and Yunomori means “hot water in the forest”.
The Siam Niramit Show, which takes place at the Thailand Cultural Center in the heart of Bangkok, is a spectacular show with a great production that I’d define as a ‘must see’ experience while visiting Bangkok. I’ve known Thailand for many years, through and through its many layers, and during this time, I got to visit many shows, but not Siam Niramit. I thought it was just another show, until recently, when I got to visit it with a couple of friends and realized how wrong I was. This is a marvelous, breathtaking show, and I’ve never seen anything that comes near it.
The Songkran is the Thai New Year’s festival, the most important holiday on the local calendar. In recent years, its date has been set between April 13-15. The Songkran is not only celebrated in Thailand, but in its neighboring countries as well
The festival area featured decorated vehicles with little displays on, singing performances, dance and folklore shows, local products displays, lighted kites and colorful hot-air balloons, and of-course – lots and lots of food.
Despite the language barrier, one of the simple means to open the locals’ hearts is knowing how to greet them in Thai.
Soi Cowboy is considered as one of the 3 red-light districts in Bangkok. The other two are Patpong and Nana Plaza, and you can safely say that Soi Cowboy is the calm and pleasant one of the three.
The Benjarong is a traditional Thai handicraft which produces spectacular porcelain with various designs, patterns and colors. The word Benjarong is combined of two words: Benja and Rong which mean 5 colors in Bali and Sanskrit, referring to multiple colors.
The rooftop of Banyan Tree hotel, on the 61st floor, features both the Moon Bar and the Vertigo restaurant, under Bangkok sky, offering a spectacular view of the city at night, and a particularly romantic experience.
I had no idea of this lovely museum until a local friend recommended visiting it. I’m happy to say I have, as the place is spectacular and extraordinary, with a unique, magical atmosphere.
On New Year’s Day, the Chinese people wear red clothes, that together with gold, are said to bring good luck. During the holiday, many folklore and street shows take place in Yaowarat, including the famous lion dance
The Saxophone pub is one of the most famous pubs in Bangkok, an old-timer hosting live, high quality music by wonderful musicians – masters of Jazz, Rock, Blues and other music styles.
Health Land Asoke is a good, decent, tidy and beautiful spa chain. Despite the branches’ luxurious appearance, the prices are rather humble, even when compared to simpler places in tourist spots.
Raintree massage is a boutique massage parlor which is located at the heart of the famous Sukhumvit road, on soi 11 (in front of the Ambassador hotel).
The renowned German Tawandang Beer Hall is one of the most famous beer houses in Bangkok. The place provides beer enthusiasts with the ultimate combination for a fun night out – a beer brewery, a fine restaurant and a lively club – that can host over 1,500 visitors.