While Christmas in Thailand goes largely uncelebrated,  the New Year’s holiday is a  different story. However, bear in mind that Thailand’s true New Year takes place  in mid-April and is called Songkran; the Western tradition of ringing in a new year on December 31/January 1 is an adopted celebration for […]

New Year’s in Thailand

Celebrating Christmas away from home and looking for a little holiday cheer? Though Thailand is a Buddhist country, and as such doesn’t really celebrate Christmas, you have a couple of pieces of good news on your side: the first is that Thais love to celebrate, so adopting another culture’s festivities […]

Christmas in Thailand