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Cultural Insights – The History of Thai Flags

Cultural Insights – The History of Thai Flags

When we think about cultural things about Thailand, we usually think of topics such as Buddhism, the cuisine and the monarchy. We covered these topics already to various extents, but what one rarely thinks about is the flags. Or in our case, the national flag and the King's flag. Like everything else, they have their stories and, today, we will tell you about them.   The National...

Posted 2 days ago
Best Cafés in Krabi & Ao Nang

Best Cafés in Krabi & Ao Nang

They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It is up to you if you believe this or not, but the following cafés in Krabi and Ao Nang, indeed, have some fantastic breakfast and coffee options. Or if you want to come later during the day, they also serve a good variety of western and Thai food. These three cafés certainly make sure that you have a great start to...

Posted May 7, 2018
Ya’s Cookery School in Ao Nang, Krabi

Ya’s Cookery School in Ao Nang, Krabi

We have written in great lengths about our love and reverence for Thai food. It may have been influenced by a great number of different cultures, but nowadays it counts among the most popular cuisines in the world. The Thais obviously know that and, therefore, try to capitalize on this reputation with cooking classes. You won’t be able to visit a city or town in Thailand without finding at l...

Posted May 5, 2018
A Brief History of The Thai Cuisine

A Brief History of The Thai Cuisine

China, Japan, India, France, Portugal and Holland – it may sound like a listing of random countries, but they all have one thing in common: They have influenced the Thai cuisine we all know and love today. Especially the Chinese, since they migrated to various South East Asian countries like Thailand between the 6th and 13th century from South West China, which is now known as the Yunnan pro...

Posted Mar 22, 2018
Food Markets in Krabi Town

Food Markets in Krabi Town

If you are craving some authentic food after our post about the Thai cuisine, then we highly recommend visiting one of the markets in Krabi Town. Restaurants are great to get some delicious Thai dishes, but the street food scene in Thailand is so famous for a reason. You would be severely missing out by not giving it a try. In this blog post, we want to highlight some of the most popular...

Posted Mar 20, 2018
Getting to Krabi and How to Get Around

Getting to Krabi and How to Get Around

Arriving in Bangkok Once you have decided to come to Thailand, your first stop will be Bangkok. Going from the capital to Krabi takes only a little longer than an hour via plane. You might have to switch the airport, if you immediately want to travel to the South of Thailand. All of the international flights land in Bangkoks Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK), whereas the domestic flights or the sho...

Posted Dec 27, 2017
When To Go To Krabi

When To Go To Krabi

Thailand is known for its warm, humid weather and beautiful beaches. Nevertheless it has different seasons and this may play an important part in when to visit the beautiful Krabi area in southern Thailand with your family.   Disclaimer: It needs to be mentioned that the start and the end of a season can vary from one year to another. One year the warm season may start in December, another...

Posted Dec 16, 2017
Funding allocated to expand Krabi airports

Funding allocated to expand Krabi airports

The Department of Airports has been allocated 9.61 billion baht to expand Khon Kaen and Krabi airports to at least double their passenger-handling capacities within four years.   Director-general Darun Sangchai said the budget allocation was set for fiscal 2018. About 2.95 billion baht would go to Khon Kaen airport and 6.66 billion baht to Krabi airport.   Khon Kaen airport will be u...

Posted Aug 22, 2017
Birthday Party at Krabi Villa

Birthday Party at Krabi Villa

If you’re looking for a place to host your next event, look no further. Krabi Villa is ready to host any event, whether large or small. Rent a villa, villa with the spa for your special event. Food and libations can be secured through our own Villa Chef.   We offer the perfect environment for fun plus elegance – all under one roof. Krabi Villa is the perfect setting f...

Posted Aug 4, 2017
We’ve Been Recognized for Great Service

We’ve Been Recognized for Great Service

The Certificate of Excellence signifies that we’ve consistently achieved great reviews from travelers worldwide. It’s the kind of acclaim that motivates travelers to choose one business over another   With more than 320 million reviews and opinions of hotels, villas and attractions worldwide, TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site — so, from the wh...

Posted Jun 22, 2017