Thailand Latest Feature Feed from 2015-01-25 to 2015-01-27 Latest Feature2003-2007 Tourism Authority of ThailandTAT_RSS Generator Latest Feature Thailand15099Discover ThainessTATBanner, 27 Jan 20152015 Discover Thainess Parade route and road closure<p style="text-align: center;"> <img alt="" src="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/poster H_Out-01_s.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 822px;" /></p> <p> The Tourism Authority of Thailand would like to invite tourists and the general public to take part in the grand opening celebration of the &ldquo;2015 Discover Thainess&rdquo; campaign, which will take place in Bangkok on 14 January, 2015, during 17.00-20.30 hrs. with a 3.5-kilometre parade featuring cultural shows from various parts of Thailand.</p> <div> The parade will start from the National Stadium, passing along Rama I Road, the Ratchaprasong Intersection and Ratchadamri Road to Lumpini Park. Some roads along the parade route will be temporarily closed to traffic.</div> <div> - Rama I Road from in front of the Tokyu Department Store to Chula Soi 5 (the National Stadium side) will be closed from 16.30-19.00 hrs.</div> <div> - Pathumwan Intersection will be closed from 17.30-19.00 hrs.</div> <div> - Rama I Road from the Pathumwan Intersection to the Ratchaprasong Intersection (In front of the Siam Discovery side) will be closed from 17.30-19.00 hrs.</div> <div> - The Ratchaprasong intersection will be closed from 18.00-19.30 hrs.</div> <div> - Ratchadamri Road from the Ratchaprasong Intersection to Lumpini Park (Grand Hyatt Erawan Hotel side) will be closed during 18.00 &ndash; 20.30 hrs.</div> <div> In addition, the Thailand Tourism Festival (TTF) is going to be held during 14-18 January, 2015, at Lumpini Park, Bangkok, which will showcase the kingdom&rsquo;s glorious centuries-old culture and rich natural heritage that can be classified into five categories, or five major regions of Thailand &ndash; Central Region, North, Northeast, East and South.</div> <div> **Remark: The road closure times are approximate periods, and are subject to change. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div style="text-align: center;"> <img alt="" src="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/0001(3).jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 601px;" /></div> <div style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="text-align: center;"> <a href=""><img alt="" src="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/G+-banner-EN_2_s.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 387px;" /><br /> </a></div> nattanichWhat's new, 13 Jan 2015Slow Travel Thailand<p> Taking time to enjoy what travel offers</p> <p> Once we step outside Bangkok and the modern speed of city life, we experience the real Thailand, the land of smiles. The Thai way of life is slow in origin; we live slowly in accordance with the time and with the seasons, the true speed of life.</p> <p> The local community and its rich heritage is what creates values in slow visit. Slow travel tunes the time of human action and the ecology with the rhythm of nature, where eco-resorts and local homestays play a major role in creating slow destinations. Thailand has the potential in being one of the main players in slow destination, where people from all over the world come and slow down, having a chance to enjoy life&#39;s wonder in a slow and magical way. In order to appreciate life itself, it is necessary to slow down and take your time.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="" src="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/image/slow_travel.jpg" style="width: 450px; height: 636px" /></p> <p> <a href="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/file/special-slow-travel.pdf">Download E-Book Here</a></p> TATFeatures, 27 Jan 2015A Trip of a lifetime<p> Longstay in Thailand</p> <p> &nbsp;There&#39;s one thing you&#39;ll never need to worry about in Thailand: finding wonderful and fascinating new places to visit. Even if you&#39;re current job description needs &quot;traveling Thailand,&quot; and you&#39;re been doing it for years, you&#39;ll eventually come to realize that going everywhere, and seeing everything, in this amazingly diverse Kingdom is simply impossible.</p> <p> At some point, however, you realize: I&#39;m not ticking places off my list anymore! I am simply traveling from place to place, learning more and more, and enjoying it more each passing day. You aer no longer a tourist. After your long journey, you now feel comfortable in Thailand, and appreciate the full character and charm of the Kingdom.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/image/trip_of_lifetime.jpg" /></p> <p> <a href="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/file/trip-of-lifetime.pdf">Download E-Book Here</a></p> TATFeatures, 27 Jan 2015Thailand A Night Delight<p> Many parts of Thailand do not come alive until after sunset. Whether for dining, dancing, drinking or even browsing the night merkets, the country has something to suit absolutely every taste.</p> <p> Thai food is legendary but you have to actually visit Thailand itself to truly sample it and eating is something which the Thai people like to do slowly and in some style.</p> <p> There are also plenty of international restuarants as well as street stalls serving tasty morsels. Anyone who likes to listen to live music or dance the night away will discover that Thailand&#39;s appeal lasts long after it&#39;s sun has set.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="" src="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/image/night_delight.jpg" /></p> <p> <a href="/fileadmin/upload_img/Home_news/file/night-delight.pdf">Download E-Book Here</a></p> <p> &nbsp;</p>TATFeatures, 27 Jan 2015