Category: Tourism

‘Yugpurush’ Mahatma na Mahatma

Shrimad Rajchandraji, honoured as the spiritual guide of Mahatma Gandhi, had a tremendous and formative influence on the Father of the Nation. Gandhiji met Shrimadji for the first time in Mumbai, upon his return from England as a barrister in 1891. Shrimadji’s inner equipoise, absorption in spiritual pursuits, enlightening wisdom, knowledge of the scriptures and…

CNN names Northeast as top world destination in 2017

Thailand’s northeastern region has been named by CNN as one of the world’s top 17 places to visit this year. Northeastern Thailand has a long history, with some of Southeast Asia’s oldest settlements found here. In modern times, the region is famous for its spicy salads, stunning scenery and historical sites. Most of them are…

Acclaimed Indian Play On Mahatma Gandhi’s ‘Mentor’, comes to Bangkok !

A very special Indian play is coming to town, on 18th and 19th November, after doing a record 994 shows in India and numerous other countries! This is ‘YUGPURUSH-Mahatma Ke Mahatma’ (‘Man of the Era-The Leader of the Leader’), based on the life of a unique individual who was considered the spiritual mentor of the…

The royal crematorium is now complete

Thailand’s deputy Prime Minister, General Tanasak Patimapragorn, has declared the construction of the Royal Crematorium of the late king Bhumibol Adulyadej officially complete. The Deputy PM was speaking after an inspection visit to the site on Friday. The construction has taken a full nine months to complete. The preparations for the ceremony, the crematorium, the…

Road and river closures for His Majesty Late King Bhumibol’s funeral on Thursday, 26th October 2017

The details for Road and River Closures for His Majesty Late King Bhumibol’s funeral on Thursday, 26th October 2017. All Government & Private sectors will remain closed full day. All Schools, Colleges and Universities will be closed all day. All 7-Eleven convenience stores will close from 2:30 pm to midnight All Central department stores, except CentralWorld and Central…

Dussehra festival celebrated in Thailand

Hindus perform a ritual during a Dussehra celebration in downtown Bangkok, Thailand, September 30, 2017. Hindus in Bangkok joined a series of festivities on Saturday evening to observe Dussehra, a major Hindu festival marking Lord Rama’s victory over Ravana, the ten-headed demon king. Captured by – Marketing By Raj

Thailand at third place on world tourism revenue list

Thailand has attained third place in terms of tourism revenue according to 2016-2017 statistics released by the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). Since 2016, Thailand has earned 1.65 trillion baht or 49.9 billion dollars from tourism, representing a 16.9 percent jump. The country is also ranked ninth in terms of tourist arrivals, with 32.6…