Thailand

Ban Chiang: Thailand’s most underrated UNESCO World Heritage Site

Ban Chiang: Thailand’s most underrated UNESCO World Heritage Site

Take an evolutionary journey back to 2100 BC as you check out skeletal remains and Bronze Age artifacts in northeast Thailand
Wheeling and dealing at Bangkok's pawn shops

Wheeling and dealing at Bangkok's pawn shops

Unfortunately, Bangkok's pawn shops don't peddle kitsch. But there are still bargains to be had
iReport: The many faces of Chiang Mai's Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep

iReport: The many faces of Chiang Mai's Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep

On a recent visit to Thailand, a Los Angeles-based iReporter focused her lens on the Buddhist art in this famous mountain-side temple
10 essential Chiang Mai experiences

10 essential Chiang Mai experiences

After Thailand's tastiest bowl of khao soi? A mountain escape? Giant water fight? Thailand's "Kingdom of a Million Rice Fields" is the place to be
Gallery: Creative ways to get around Bangkok

Gallery: Creative ways to get around Bangkok

With boats now a luxury, city residents are using everything from plastic foam to jet skis to get through flooded streets
Is Thailand safe for tourists? Essential info for travelers

Is Thailand safe for tourists? Essential info for travelers

Thailand's military announced Thursday that it has taken control of the government -- here's what that means for visitors
Gallery: Bracing for Bangkok floods

Gallery: Bracing for Bangkok floods

Ahead of expected floods, many are stockpiling water and food. Others are carrying on with life as usual
Backpacking to the future: Modern traveler follows original Lonely Planet guide

Backpacking to the future: Modern traveler follows original Lonely Planet guide

Recreating the backpacking experience of the 1970s by using the first Lonely Planet "Southeast Asia on a Shoestring" guidebook
Soldiers, selfies and a military coup: Strange state of tourism in Thailand

Soldiers, selfies and a military coup: Strange state of tourism in Thailand

As Thailand's army declares a military coup, the country's battered tourism industry looks ahead to recovery
Hard, well-oiled and slightly disturbing bodies on display in Bangkok

Hard, well-oiled and slightly disturbing bodies on display in Bangkok

You don't want to mess with these fellas, now competing at the Asian and World Bodybuilding Championships
Where to experience Buddhist hell in Thailand

Where to experience Buddhist hell in Thailand

A quick guide to Buddhism's torture chambers and where to find some of the most grotesque sites of purgatory
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