Our latest guide, “Pattaya – the Red Light Guide”, after less than 2 weeks, is awarded #1 new release on Amazon.com for Thailand Travel
Seven years in the making, the latest travel guide has just been released
Pete goes through a bit of Walking Street history before discussing the recent trends and his prediction for Walking Street’s future.
Walking Street with its colourful bright neon lights and thumping music emanating from the various clubs and bars, scantly clad women holding the cheap draught beer signs enticing punters into their establishments. The multitude of international tourists bustling through the crowds with eyes wide with wonder. Fragrant odours of the street food and the many restaurants, just adds to the excitement that is the unmistakably the essence of Walking street. With all this at hand, is it a good idea to actually stay within Walking Street? in this blog IRead More
Pete checks out the grand opening of Pattaya’s newest and largest shopping centre, and gives a detailed account of what you will find in the store.
Want a beach side holiday in Thailand but are just strapped for cash? Don’t worry there is a way to get that much needed change of scenery and recharge the batteries. You can keep the costs down and still achieve a quality and memorable holiday or vacation for our American friends, the only downside is it will be just lighter on the all the bells and whistles. With some simple planning and a bit of online research this can be achieved. Things you will need to consider in your budgetRead More
Soi 10 straddled between Second Road and Pattaya Beach Road in central Pattaya and in my opinion is one of the best places to stay in Pattaya. Soi 10 is not only a great central place to stay, but is home to a number of really nice quality mid tier Hotels. Soi 10 has the added bonus of being a reasonably quiet soi, so easier to get a decent nights sleep. Also its worth a mention is the street food located on the corner of Soi 10 & SecondRead More
Recognition for all the hard work on the first of our travel guides is finally starting to emerge. The expat forum site Koh Samui Sunset recently cited our guide as the number one regional guide for Pattaya. The link to their guide book review is here (opens in new window): http://www.kohsamuisunset.com/thailand-travel-guide/ The Amazon link for the guidebook is here: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00P7XAZSC Hopefully, this can now trickle into a few more sites and get a bit more attention. For those interested in Thailand based guides, we have been busy this year and weRead More
Pattaya is the closest major beach resort to Bangkok, but many people avoid the place due to its reputation as a red light area. However, it is possible to enjoy a relaxing weekend escape or beach holiday there without being exposed to its seedier side. A Bit of History In the 1950s, before Pattaya’s fate as a sex and sin destination was sealed, it was emerging as a boutique beach resort for well-healed Thais and a few Westerners looking for something a bit different from Hua Hin. Unfortunately, the VietnamRead More