Postcards from Thailand #7: The Bridge over the River Kwai –...

There is actually a river called Kwai. It’s in Thailand, at Kanchanaburi located 130 kms (81 miles) west of Bangkok. And there is a...

Postcards from Thailand #6: Celebrating Songkran, the Water Festival on Thai...

If it’s Songkran, you must be in Thailand - all prepared to get wet! The festival marks the Thai New Year, and is a time...

Postcards from Thailand #5: Looking at Bangkok, from the 64th Floor

Go to any city, or landscape for that matter, and they all look different from different altitudes and planes. As also at different times...

Postcards from Thailand #4: Night Safari, Chiang Mai

This is one zoo you cannot miss when in Thailand. If you are willing to ignore the confined quarters of the animals, you may...

Postcards from Thailand #3: A Festival of Lanterns, Lights and Floats...

If you are in love, or want to make any wishes for your future life, head to Chiang Mai a few days before the...

Postcards from Thailand #2: Wat Umong, a Buddhist Temple in a...

The Wat Umong is a Buddhist temple unlike any other, and one missing on most traveller itineraries. The monastery is built in tunnels constructed...

Postcards from Thailand #1: Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep (a Buddhist Temple),...

My visit to Thailand could not have started at a better place than the Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep, the most famous of all Buddhist...