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Thantawan Music Fest brings more than 70 acts to the Chiang Mai mountains
Three days, five stages, and more than 50 DJs and 20 bands. Head to the hills for this massive concert in January 2024. 
Forget the beach and live that Muak Lek river life
A group getaway to Muak Lek is cheap, easy, and quiet—and nary a speedo in sight. 
Photo: Chef Warit Jadpratum / Banyan Tree Samui
Kaiseki on Koh Samui? Banyan Tree ups the island’s Japanese dining
Seasoned Thai chef brings his “Samurai Dinner Set” every two weeks.
Macau is open to Bangkok tourists and there's way more to do than gamble
After strict lockdowns pretty much closed off the city to visitors, Macau is back and more approachable than ever. 
Fly to Koh Kood for an affordable 2-night stay at Eastern Thailand’s plushest hotel
A private plane to Koh Kood and barefoot luxury for under B100,000.
Pattaya’s rooftop bar, Pippa, opens a new, higher zone for sunset viewing
Making this coastal party city worth the trip.
Photo: Amethyst Hotel Pattaya / Facebook
This new low-rise hotel in Pattaya brings a little comfort to the party beachtown
Stay close to Walking Street but hidden from it all.
Photo: Nok Air aircraft / Nok Air
No more commercial flights to Mae Hong Son as Nok Air ends only route
Demand not high enough for new fleet. 
3 nights in Da Nang: How to keep yourself entertained in a quiet Vietnamese beach getaway
International travel is back, and so is the mini-break to this peaceful Vietnamese spot.
Get ready to book your flights, Singapore Cocktail Festival is back this May
17 days of drinking? Count us in.
Photo: Street Hero V3 / Facebook
The new downtown park may finally open 4 years after it was completed
A new green space for people to hang out in central Bangkok.
First luxury pool villa resort opens on Koh Lipe in the Andaman Sea
A private seaplane transfer is in the works. 
Real wildlife lovers go to Kaeng Krachan
Hornbills, gibbons, and bears—oh my!
Photo: Patrick Gouret/Tourism Authority of Thailand
Patong welcomes a new floating beach club on a 1,200-sqm party boat
Another reason to go (or not to go) to Phuket during high season.
Photo: Intercontinental Khao Yai
The new Khao Yai has more to offer than just family vacations
Midwinter is worth a visit, but Khao Yai is an all-in-one spot all year round.
How to Enjoy the Perfect 3-Day Family Weekend in Koh Samui
Planning a short family getaway doesn’t need to be stressful with Agoda. Here’s a simple guide to help you out.
Glamping in Khao Yai will never be the same with new Marasca opening
Ever dreamed of sleeping in a Volkswagen van in the woods? This is your chance.
Photo: JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort and Spa
More than just surfing at Memories Beach: What you can do with 48 hours in Khao Lak
Fly to Phuket, rent a car, and explore the well-preserved nature in the southern beachtown.
Photo: Casa Boho
Phuket’s new beach hideaway promises Latin American fare with coastal panorama
Soak in the moment with a Colombian chef at Kamala beach. 
After closing for 9 months, Anantara Chiang Mai is back for the better
The slice of luxury in the cafe capital of Thailand returns with a rooftop champagne bar.
Photo: Wat Rong Khun / Choltanutkun Tun-atiruj
First time in Chiang Rai? Here’s what you can do in 48 hours
Opt out of Chiang Mai for its smaller neighbor where folks are even more welcoming.
Photos: Chonburi Buffalo Racing Festival / BK Magazine, Tyler Roney
The Buffalo Racing Festival returns to Chonburi (photos)
After a pause of the annual event due to Covid, the century-old festival came to a close on Sunday with races, ritual, and parades.  
Pattaya gets a chic new brunch and cafe spot that isn’t just cute
 If you’ve found yourself in Pattaya—for whatever reason—this should be on your list.