Trip to Lopburi for the King Narai Reign Fair

Lopburi is a well-known destination among foreign travellers as the Monkey City. It is also important historically as during the 17th Century is was the centre of culture, religion and diplomatic relations in Thailand. Indeed, the French Ambassador visited here in 1685 during the reign of King Narai the Great. Every year, during February, they hold […]

Four Free Movies at the River City Bangkok Film Club in March 2018

The popular River City Bangkok Film Club returns in March with four new exciting movies of diverse styles and genres by four dynamic directors from four different countries. The award-winning movies are from Poland, Switzerland, Greece and Mexico. The film screenings are supported by the respective embassies, who will serve drinks & snacks after the screenings. The Film […]

Weekend trip to PB Valley Khao Yai Winery

Last weekend, I did a two-day road trip to Pak Chong district in Nakhon Ratchasima province. This whole area is often referred to as Khao Yai due to the proximity of the large national park of the same name. The purpose of the trip was to take part in the annual Harvest Festival at PB Valley […]

Watch The Godfather Parts 1 and 2 on the big screen in Bangkok during February

The Scala movie theater in Siam Square in Bangkok will be bringing the movie classics The Godfather and The Godfather: Part 2 to the big screen during February 2018. The movies, starring  Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Robert De Niro, and Robert Duvall, are regarded to be among the greatest films of all time. The Godfather will be […]

Japanese Film Festival 2018 in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Khorat and Phuket

The ‘Japanese Film Festival 2018’ will start on Friday 2nd February and will last until Sunday 11th March. This year, the festival will be traveling to four different regions of Thailand, including Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Khorat, and Phuket. There will be a total of eleven movies screened during the festival. The ticket prices vary depending […]

Three day road trip to Suphanburi province

Recently, I went on a three day trip to Suphanburi province. The main reason for this trip was to visit the Don Chedi Memorial and Red Cross Fair. Every year they put on a big show to commemorate the victory of King Naresuan the Great in a traditional royal battle on elephant back. The follow photos were […]