Popular Destinations in Thailand – Pattaya, Phuket, Hua Hin and Cha Am
Thailand is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. It is a constitutional monarchy and it is located in South East Asia. It is a very attractive place to visit. There are a lot of beautiful and interesting places to visit in Thailand, and also a lot of things to do there. Thailand is also a great place as a base for visiting other countries in South East Asia. It is very easy to travel from Thailand by land to neighboring countries, or to fly from Thailand to any country in Asia or in the world.
Thailand is located in the center of Indochina and has borders with Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia and Malaysia. There are a lot of beautiful beaches in Thailand, both in the Gulf of Thailand and on the Andaman Coast. The beautiful beaches are one of the main reasons that so many people come to Thailand to spend their holidays there. There are a lot of visitors from Europe to Thailand, especially from November to March, as in that time it is winter in Europe and also winter (cold or dry season) in Thailand. Whereas the winter in Europe is very cold, wet and the days are short, the winter in Thailand is a very pleasant period; it is warm, but not too hot and it seldom rains.
Some of the Most Popular Destinations in Thailand:
Pattaya’s beaches are very popular not only because of the beaches of Pattaya, but also because of famous Pattaya’s nightlife. The town of Pattaya is very close to the capital of Thailand, Bangkok, and it is even closer to Thailand’s main international airport, Suvarnabhumi. It takes only about one hour to get from the airport to Pattaya by car or bus. Pattaya is connected with Suvarnabhumi Airport and Bangkok through modern motorway.
Pattaya has many attractions and the beaches are quite nice, but if you’re looking for quiet and peaceful beaches, you might go somewhere else.
Phuket is the biggest island of Thailand and as Pattaya one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. There are a lot of beaches in Phuket, and there are a lot of all kinds of resorts and hotels.
There are also beautiful mountains, charming Phuket town, and a lot of things to do and see. There are also many small, but beautiful and quiet islands near Phuket Island. Some of the most popular islands around the Phuket Island are: Coral Island, Koh Bon, Koh Kaew, Phi Phi and Racha.
The nighlife in Phuket is also great, especially on Patong Beach.
Hua Hin and Cham
Hua Hin and Cha Am are two towns located not far from Bangkok (about 2-3 hours by car or bus) on the way from Bangkok to the south of Thailand. Hua Hin is very popular town with both Thais and foreign tourists; Cha Am is more popular with Thais and is much more peaceful and quiet than Hua Hin. Cha Am is also becoming a popular place for foreigners who decided to stay in Thailand. Some foreigners decide to buy a house there, near beautiful beaches. If you’re looking for a quite beaches, but don’t have time to travel to Thailand’s islands, Hua Hin and Cham Am are great places to visit.