Tailor Made Travel: South
LESSER KNOWN THAILAND
The Kingdom of Thailand proudly proclaims that it has never been
colonised (Prathet Thai, "land of the free"). One positive aspect
of this fact is that the country has retained its unique culture,
traditions and language.
long, rich heritage and abundant natural resources, Thailand is without
doubt one of the most exotic countries in Asia. Its amazing landscapes,
from the fertile Central Plains, where the city of Bangkok (Krung Thep,
meaning "city of angels") is located to the Northern region dominated by
Chiang Mai (Thailand's second largest city), in an area of mountains, so
different to the harsh climatic conditions of the North East Region, or
the fine beaches and idyllic limestone islands of Southern Thailand, are
a pleasure to behold.
famous hospitality, coupled with the most varied cuisine in southeast
Asia, its awe-inspiring temples, ancient and modern, make it a favourite
destination for most western and Asian travellers.