Thailand Smart GuidesThis is a series of websites and blogs that offer plenty of useful information about boutique hotels, about Silom and the Sukhumvit area. These three sites also contain growing blogs with an impressive repository of information about many aspects of life in Bangkok.
Useful phone numbers:
News and advice
The British Embassy keep an up-to-date list of dangers, flash points and political developments. Essential travel advice - www.fco.gov.uk
The Bangkok Post is the best English language newspaper available in Thailand. You can find it online and often free in hotel lobbies, cafes etc.
Thailand Life is an interesting blog about getting married to a Thai woman and experiencing Thai culture. It also has lots of useful reviews of hotels and restaurants - www.thailandlife.info
Thailand Trains is a growing resource with information about hotels near stations, places to visit, timetables, station guides and lots more.
We recommend the following guides to popular beach destinations in Thailand:
Sunrise Villa in Thong Nai Pan - 3 bedroom luxury villa in Thong Nai Pan ideal for families wanting a beach holiday in Koh Phangan