Sumary of Thailand reopens for some vaccinated visitors: 4 lesser-known places to see in the Land of Smiles:
- If you’ve already been to Bangkok and popular islands like Phuket and Koh Samui, or you want to avoid the crowds, try these off the beaten track destinations instead…1. Ko PhayamTODO: define component type factboxA tiny island off the south west coast, Ko Phayam is as one of Thailand’s best kept secrets.
- 2. Chiang RaiTODO: define component type factboxOften overlooked in favour of sister city Chiang Mai picturesque Chiang Rai is located north and can be reached from Bangkok on a short flight (or an 11-hour bus ride, if you’re on a budget).
- 3. PaiTODO: define component type factboxAnother gem nestled in the north of Thailand, the laidback riverside town of Pai is a world away from the frenetic pace of life in Bangkok.