Travel planning in South East Asia — buses, ferries, flights, railways
Fields and hills bedecked in sunflowers in full blossom have attracted thousands of tourists to Mae Hong Son Province over the past week or so. The annual phenomenon is always a major draw card as the spectacle of the wild yellow Mexican blooms is almost surreal.
Thailand’s transport-minister says construction of a hi-speed rail link from Bangkok to Phitsanulok should kick off in 2019. Speaking to reporters at the weekend, Akhom Termpithayaphaisit said the final blueprints for the Thai-Japanese project were being draughted.
An interactive Harry Potter expo is heading for a central Bangkok shopping mall this Christmas festive season. Christmas in the Wizarding World will open at the Siam Paragon Mall on the 17 December and provide fans of the magic adventures with the opportunity of roaming some of the most famous scenes.