From the lush jungle in Chiang Mai to the sandy beaches across Krabi, you’re sure to be charmed by Thailand’s raw beauty. Whether you’re looking to explore like a tourist or party like a local, here are six scenes you’ll want to add to your savvy traveler bucket list.
This is the island made famous by its role alongside 007 in The Man With the Golden Gun. Boat to the beach and canoe into the lagoon to see this landmark up close and personal.
Maggie Choo’s is a hidden gem with a speakeasy vibe, live jazz music, and authentic Cantonese food. Plan to indulge in the creative cocktail menu—the cotton candy martini does not disappoint. Reservations are recommended.
Go for the sunset, stay for the cocktails. Enjoy fresh Thai food, hang with the locals, and take in the stunning panoramic views.
Learn the behavior, lifestyle, and personality of elephants firsthand from English-speaking mahouts. Spend the day bathing, playing, and exploring with your elephant as you ride bareback through the jungle.
Located in Siam Paragon (one of the biggest shopping centers in Asia), the Flynow boutique is a top name in Thailand, with one-of-a-kind pieces and catering to an international clientele.