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Featured Travel Destination – Thailand
Thailand has long been a favoured travel destination for Aussies. In fact according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, in the 2014 / 15 financial 550,000 Aussies ventured to Thailand, making it the fifth most popular destination.
And why not with year round sunshine, beautiful beaches and a centuries old culture rich with ancient tradition means there is something for everyone.
For those in need of a touch of retail therapy Bangkok has a mind boggling number of street markets. Perhaps the most famous is the Chatuchak Weekend Market, a must visit icon covering over 27 acres and home to over 15,000 stalls. You can find almost everything can be found here from all over Thailand. Be prepared to bargain and if you can’t get the right deal, be prepared to walk away.
Open Saturday and Sunday 6 am – 6 pm and Friday Night Market 10 pm – 7 am.
The culture and traditions of Thailand are heavily influenced by Buddhism which incorporates traditional beliefs regarding ancestral and natural spirits. There are over 40,000 Buddhist temples in Thailand, and most of them are still in use.
Featured Holiday Deal – Available to Members only.We can’t name the resort as the contract with our travel partner requires that price and resort particulars can only be displayed to members of the club, and not the public. When you see how good our deals are you will understand why. Stay 7 nights in a modern Thai styled accommodation, just minutes from Kata Beach. $389 (7 Nights) Was
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