4 Stunning New Beach Resorts to Visit in Thailand

Private Pool Suite Living Area, Avani+ Koh Lanta Resort THAILAND IS BLESSED WITH so many white-sand beaches, it’s easy to lose count. Now that the Thai government is planning to carefully reopen the country’s tourism, there’s never been a better time to start planning that dream vacation. Avani Hotels & Resorts has been busy preparing to open not one, but four stylish new properties all over the Kingdom of Smiles. We’re incredibly excited to visit these soon-to-be havens of beachside bliss. Newly opened on Thailand’s largest island, Avani’s first location in Phuket will be located just steps from the famous Mai Khao Beach, Phang Nga Bay and the Turtle Village Shopping Complex. Picture 100 spacious suites and secluded private pool

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Celebrate the Reopening of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi

Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi is welcoming travelers back to the beachfront resort with special reopening rates offering 100% of the room rate back as daily hotel credits for use during the stay. Redeemable immediately upon check-in, guests can use the hotel credits to unwind from the trip with rejuvenating spa rituals at SPA Cenvaree, or explore a world of flavors at the resort’s four restaurants. Nestled within its own secluded bay with exclusive access by the resort’s private boat, Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi is the perfect place for couples and families looking for the ultimate beach escape. The Deal: Book and stay between April 16 – June 30, 2021 to enjoy: Special rates from

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DEBUT: Banyan Tree Krabi

Dec 4, 2020 Photos courtesy of Banyan Tree Krabi WHEN YOUR BIGGEST complaint about a hotel is that you can’t hear your butler clearly on the other end of the hotel’s custom guest-services smartphone while you’re trying to speak to her on it in the private pool that wraps around three sides of your beachfront villa because one of your waterfalls is too loud… well, life could be worse. Banyan Tree Krabi is Thailand’s first top-tier resort opening outside of Bangkok since Covid, and it’s somehow, magically of this moment. That is to say: small, good for secluding a deux or in a group, with a focus on wellness, an embrace of nature, and the type of relaxed but rigorous

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Explore These Stylish Resorts with Peace of Mind

After enduring months of lockdowns to slow the spread of COVID-19, locals around Asia-Pacific are eager for the opportunity to travel again in the coming months. For some, this will mean finally taking that dream beach vacation with the whole family, while others may opt for a luxe staycation in a plush hotel in their own city. Centara Hotels & Resorts around the region are looking forward to pampering guests once again. Yet while the curve has flattened for most Asian nations, safety precautions are still of the utmost importance in order to prevent another outbreak. To that end, Centara has launched Centara Complete Care, a comprehensive, 12-point plan of action to enforce social distancing measures, increase the brand’s already

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Top 10 Destinations in Thailand

In recent weeks, who hasn’t dreamed of a holiday to get away from it all? We’ve all indulged in a little armchair travel and for many of us the first destination that wanderlust leads to is Thailand. Fantasy trips will do for now but as soon as conditions allow for safe travel again, we know you won’t be the only one booking a ticket to these top 10 destinations in Thailand. Why is Thailand such a popular tourist destination? The answer to that question is a question: what’s not to like about picture-postcard landscapes, sites steeped in history, mouth-watering delicacies and a genuinely warm welcome wherever you go in the Land of Smiles? You can visit year-round, but of the

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Selected flight routes and airports resume operation in Thailand

Positive developments appear to be slowly trickling in. Planting seeds of recovery starting with domestic travel, it has been announced that at least five airports in Thailand have resumed domestic flights as of 1 May. This follows more than a month of temporary flight suspensions by several airlines. In the latest update from Tourism Authority of Thailand, the following five airports in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai and Hat Yai resumed operations on 1 May 2020. Suvarnabhumi International Airport: Thai Vietjet Air has been operating as per normal over the past month while Bangkok Airways will resume its Bangkok – Samui service from 15 May, 2020, onwards. Don Mueang International Airport: Thai AirAsia and Thai Lion Air have resumed domestic

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6 Thai destinations that are perfect alternatives to overseas travel

Nobody wants to spend their holidays locked inside their hotel rooms, or their cruise cabins for that matter. The solution for our need to travel and explore would then be to look within our nation’s borders rather than overseas. The best place to enjoy Thailand, hence, is away from the masses and international destinations, into, perhaps, the mysterious sprawling province of Ubon Ratchathani. Home to Pha Taem National Park, whose stony walls carry prehistoric art, Ubod Ratchathni found at the Northeast of Thailand, celebrating the spectacular waterfalls of Huai Sai Yai, and the decadent view of the Grand Canyon. The Milky Way is above the natural stone pillars (Mushroom Rocks), Pha Taem National Park, Sao Chaliang, Ubon Ratchathani, image by

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