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From Phuket to Bangkok, Thailand has a wealth of top destinations for travelers. Here are some of our favorite travel articles on traveling in Thailand.

Thailand Elephant Sanctuary

A Time for Healing: Thailand’s Elephant Sanctuary

Many of Thailand’s former working elephants face poor living conditions; a big-hearted young woman has created a sanctuary for these noble beasts.

Finding Thai Tranquility in Phuket, Thailand

Beautiful Phuket has more to offer than its reputation as a party town. Check out these quiet beaches.

Back to Basics: The Floating Bungalows of Baan Krachang

Let the quiet sound of water lapping against the planks of the floating bungalow floor sing you to sleep at this Thai eco-resort.

Three Days in Krabi, Thailand: Sun and Island-Hopping

Krabi, Phuket’s less crowded cousin, is one of Thailand’s most famous beach destinations. Here's how you can make the most of your visit to Krabi, Thailand.
Travel in Bangkok

Water World: Bangkok by Boat

Leave behind cluttered streets to explore canal communities. On the way, pick up keychain souvenirs or a cold beer.
A quiet walk on the beaches of Ko Lanta. Photo by Ling Xin Sia

Ko Lanta: For Lovers, Families and Travelers

Far from the tourist crowds, this little Thai island has everything a beach vacation needs.
Trang Islands

Andaman Adventure: Thailand’s Southern Coast for $25/Day

Thailand’s Andaman Coast stretches from Myanmar to Malaysia, offering some 1,000 miles to explore.
Thailand

5 Countries with the Best Healthcare in the World

Looking for the best healthcare in the world? It may just be a beach vacation away.
Volunteer Vacations in Thailand

The Hokey Pokey: Volunteering in Thailand

An unwitting teacher uses song and dance to make international connections.
Sunset in Ko Lanta Thailand. Photo by Thai National Parks

Slow Travel on the Mekong

Accustomed to the fast life in London, a traveler learns how to enjoy taking the slow route on a journey along the Mekong River in Laos and Thailand.

Crossing the Street in Bangkok

Thailand's lively capital boasts incredible temples, delicious food and stressful traffic.
Best beach destinations

Surf, Sand and Sea: 5 Beach Destinations You Won’t Want to...

White sand, clear water and seaside cabanas are calling from all corners of the globe. Which is the best beach destination to visit? Here are our picks for five top beaches you won't want to miss.

Ruins Don’t Sing: Ayuthaya, Thailand

A trip through Thailand's ancient island-city of Ayuthaya.
Best dive sites

Scuba Diving Bucket List: 5 Top Diving Destinations

If you're a scuba diver, you plan your vacations around diving. From the Great Blue Hole in Belize to Thistlegorm in the Red Sea, here are some of the best dive spots from around the world.