Post date: 04 / Feb / 2011

There’s crime in every country, but when backpacking around Thailand it’s really important to remember that you are a distinctive traveller and that thieves will target you. Make sure you look after your rucksacks – thieves have advanced lockpicking techniques and aren’t afraid to cut through the security you’ve put on your bags. Try not to... Read the rest of this entry »

Post date: 12 / Jan / 2011

If you enjoy the hustle and bustle of traffic, Thailand would be perfect for you. The reality is many have a hatred for traffic and chaos when waiting in a car as your blood slowly boils. You could well risk calling upon the services of US car support to transport your vehicle to join you in Thailand, but if you would rather sample the... Read the rest of this entry »

Post date: 15 / Nov / 2010

So you have your new swimsuit, digital camera and have space in your suitcase for Nao porcelin and wood carvings as souvenirs. Before you visit Thailand please keep in mind that you will possibly need a Thai Tourist visa to enter the country and stay for a short period of time.

Now you can obtain a tourist visa from the Thai embassy... Read the rest of this entry »

Post date: 15 / Nov / 2010

When you travel to Thailand you are likely to experience a vacation that is exotic. Exotic, people, exotic places, and exotic things none of which the lovely Bridgehouse Hotel can help you with, wonderful as it is, it is just not the same thing. To have the kind of meaningful vacation you want it is best to familiarise yourself with the... Read the rest of this entry »

Post date: 12 / Nov / 2010

Sifting through locum doctor jobs, looking for some of the things you need and dreaming about what’s happening in Thailand this month you may remember that the Loy Krathong Festival is on later in the month.

The Loy Krathong fest is an annual event that occurs, according to the traditional Thai lunar calendar, on the full of the... Read the rest of this entry »