Traveling to Thailand on your own is a great idea, and the decision to go on a trip is the best that can happen to you :-) Friendly locals, developed infrastructure, ease of solving all issues and of course amazing nature: sea, mountains, jungle, waterfalls and there is still much that attracts travelers from all over the world. Many remain here to live - someone like us only for the winter, and some even longer.
On this page there will be something like a table of contents for all of our articles on Thailand - for easy navigation all in one place.
Independent trip to Thailand
We already live in Thailand for the second winter and I want to tell a lot, share a lot. We hope this material is useful to those who are going to Thailand on their own. Let's start with motivational posts: after all, first you need to decide where and why to go. Here you can look at our photos on the links for inspiration and plan a trip to the same places, especially since we are trying to give practical information everywhere. And at the end of the article - links to useful materials that will help plan your trip.
This city does not leave anyone indifferent! A bustling Asian anthill, in which it is nevertheless easy to find a secluded quiet temple, as well as feed the monitor lizards in the park or climb the roof of a skyscraper to view the city from a bird's eye view. I think how many times you will come, so many and find new unusual places.
Bangkok attractions - the most important places of interest in the city, 2-day program
Wat Arun - Temple of the Morning Dawn - one of the most beautiful in Bangkok
Wat Saket - another wonderful temple in the center
Lumpini Park - an oasis in the middle of a metropolis
Khaosan Road - the mecca of backpackers around the world
Aerial view of Bangkok - skyscraper rooftop restaurant
And to make it more convenient to navigate in a huge metropolis, here are some useful articles on Bangkok :
Bangkok metro - all the necessary information: ground and underground, map, how to use
Public Buses in Bangkok - Getting around the City Cheap
The Chao Phraya River and river transport are all about the river transport of the capital, quite popular and unusual.
Bangkok Railway Station - all about the capital's railway station
Bus stations in Bangkok - north, south, east bus stations and where you can leave from them
Bangkok Airport - online scoreboard, scheme, and hotels near
This is our beloved part of the country, the real Siam, with stunning locals who communicate with them is a pleasure. The center of the north and the second largest city in the country is Chiang Mai. It is also the cultural capital - it is here that festivals are celebrated with the greatest scope and celebrate holidays. And what nature is here! However, read a couple of articles, and you will understand why we are in love with Chiang Mai and its environs. Many people who come to Thailand on their own visit the north and are delighted.
Chiang Mai Province
Chiang Mai Attractions - 40 Things to Do in Northern Thailand
Doi Suthep Temple - perhaps the most popular attraction
Doi Suthep National Park - Pui - overnight in a tent
Chiang Dao - Cave and Scenic Area
Chiang Mai Zoo - there are pandas here!
Chiang Mai Temples - Most Important in the Center
Wat Umong Temple - an unusual tunnel temple
Hitchhiking on Northern Thailand Roads - Breathtaking
Doi Ang Khang - Thai Switzerland
Huay Tung Tao Lake - relaxation near the city
Strawberry Plantations Mon Jam - Royal Project
Chiang Rai Province
Mae Salong - a Chinese village in the mountains of northern Thailand
How to make tea in Thailand - report from the tea factory
The Golden Triangle is a famous area where opium was previously grown
White Temple in Thailand - Wat Rong Khun
Dawn at Phu Chi Fa Park - the most beautiful sunrise in life
Mae Hongson Province
Tham Lod Cave - a mystical cave with an underground river
Paradise is closer than it seems. It was on Koh Samui that we found beaches as from the Bounty advertisement, transparent clear sea and idyllic landscapes.
We lived on the island for a month - it was a relaxation of clear water :-) If you arrive at the beach early, you can swim at least naked - no one is hundreds of meters around. Romance and only. What is not an idea for a honeymoon?
We also traveled the rest of the country. I hope the list of cities and regions will be updated.
Kanchanaburi - a peaceful city on the river Kwai
Death Road in Thailand - Train Travel
Tiger Monastery - big tame cats
Ayutthaya - the ancient capital of Siam
Lopburi is a city of monkeys, as if from Jumanji!
The quiet coastal town of Prachuap Khiri Khan is an ideal place for introvert!
Ao Manao Bay - monkeys, jungle, sea, beach!
Khao Lak is an excellent resort on the shores of the Andaman Sea.
Ao Nang is a popular resort in Krabi province.
Railay Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Thailand.
An independent trip to Thailand - useful information
Well, and where without practical information? Here is all or almost everything that may be needed if you are planning an independent trip to Thailand!
Visa to Thailand - types, cost, nuances and the latest changes
Thai visa in Laos - our design experience in Vientiane
How to get to Thailand cheaply - an overview of all the ways and tips
To Thailand without a return ticket - we analyze the subtleties and nuances
Transport in Thailand - Travel Guide
Railway in Thailand and trains - routes, prices, description of cars and trains
How to get to Bangkok Airport / from the airport - to the city, to Pattaya and other important points
How to get to Chiang Mai - various ways to get from Bangkok
How to get to Koh Samui - all ways: plane, train, bus, ferry
Ferries to Samui - timetables, prices, companies
Bangkok apartment - how we rented an apartment on Airbnb
Condo in Chiang Mai - Housing for only 4,500 baht per month
How to find accommodation in Chiang Mai - our tips and tricks
House on Koh Samui - an overview of our housing on the island
How much to take money to Thailand on vacation
How much does it cost to live in Thailand - in Chiang Mai and Samui
And these articles are useful not only for independent travel to Thailand, but also for any other trip.
How to buy cheap airline tickets - our tips and tricks
How to use flight search engines - instructions
Travel Insurance : Where and How to Buy Online
How to buy a cheap ticket on Air Asia website - buy low-cost tickets
Airbnb rental properties worldwide from owners
We hope that your independent trip to Thailand will be successful and will be remembered for a long time! Good luck on the road!