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15 Brand New Thailand Travel Guides for 2020

15 Brand New Thailand Travel Guides for 2020

January 03, 2020

From our first edition of The Koh Samui Guide through today (eight years later!), we hit publish and think "there is no way there will EVER be anything more to add or new to say on this subject". And then a few months pass ... and the research frenzy begins again. Nothing in Thailand is static (and we'd be a lot thinner if there wasn't such constant food-based research to tackle!). Whether you've visited Thailand often, or are planning your first visit for 2020, you're in luck – it's a big year for Thailand travel guides as all the big names are releasing new editions. Many are available now, and the others will be released through the year (and can be pre-ordered if you like to be organised). Happy planning, enjoy!

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Tropical Christmas Gift Guide: 30 Ways to Have a Tropical Christmas

30 Ways to Have a Palmy, Balmy, Tropical Christmas

December 05, 2019

Oh deer, Christmas is here! We could go for days with terrible Christmas puns – 'tis the sea-sun – but we'll do our best to stick to the script: how to deck the halls for a tropical Christmas? From Santa Baby swimsuits to palm tree Christmas lights – below you'll find 30 ways to pack Christmas in your suitcase and head somewhere hot. (How about Koh Samui? We have an irrepressible bias...). Enjoy!

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New! 10 Thailand Guides, Novels and Cookbooks

New! 10 Thailand Guides, Novels and Cookbooks

November 27, 2019

From Northern Thai cooking to Bangkok's Chinatown to organised crime and graphic novels, these brand new releases are the latest in Thailand travel guidebooks, cookbooks, novels and non-fiction. As well, Lonely Planet is updating their entire Thailand guidebook catalogue this month. Here's what's new...

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6 Brand New Books About Thailand

Just Released! 6 Brand New Books About Thailand

April 20, 2019

Beach books? We'd rather they're set in Thailand. Thai cookbooks? Better if the author learned to walk and talk in Bangkok, right? And a totally updated 2019 travel guide for Thailand, too. As we head towards summer travel season – here are 5 hot-off-the-press books to enjoy this month.

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Koh Samui Easter Events 2019: Where to Celebrate Easter on Koh Samui?

Your Guide to Easter on Koh Samui (2019 Events)

March 25, 2019

You'll find Easter events all across Koh Samui this weekend – almost all of them geared towards families with kids. Choose from batik Easter egg painting, egg hunts, Easter buffets and Sunday brunches (with or without yoga). Pro tip? As it's the hottest time of the year on Koh Samui, make it snappy with the egg-hunting! Otherwise? It's your chocolate eggs vs full-strength Thai sunshine ... guess which wins.

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