Sunday, June 10, 2012

Exploring The River Of Kings - The Chao Phraya River

Taking the Ferry touring the long and wide Chao Phraya River or the "River of Kings" from pier to pier which cost only 15 Baht to observe famous tourist places such as Wat Arun or the Temple of Dawn, Grand Palace, The Royal Barge National Museum and many more. Till today, the river plays many roles in Thai life including communication, transportation and tourism.
Exploring the River Of Kings along The Chao Phraya is one of the must visit places in Bangkok and it has many foreign visitors daily.

 

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Kelantan International Kite Festival


In conjunction with the Visit Kelantan Year 2012, the Kelantan Tourism Information Center with the cooperation of the state government organised the 30th International Kite Festival held in Pantai Geting, Tumpat, Kelantan from Jun 5th to Jun 9th.
The annual event attracted many foreign participants including those from India, Korea, Brunei, Germany, Switzerland, China, Vietnam, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Austria and Cambodia. 
Various activities were held during the 5-days event including coloring competition for children, workshop on kite making alongside school and national-level kite-flying competition.
Today’s event attracted many local tourist who came from near and far who took the opportunity during the present school term holidays to visit Kelantan.
The organizer said many participants were satisfied with the program. That is why they returned to participate in this annual affairs.