Buddhist temples, ancient ruins, ultramodern cityscapes, pristine beaches and delicious street foods — these are some of the incredibly varied aspects that live juxtaposed in the Kingdom of Thailand. For seasoned visitors, it’s easy to conjure up memories of lively city nights or off-path adventures. For those who haven’t yet been, in this week’s Twitter Chat, you’ll have the opportunity to win your way there!
This week, we’ll be talking about all things Thailand. Our knowledgeable co-hosts and veterans can jump in with local, authentic suggestions for a visit, and newcomers can express what they’re most interested in seeing. Tell us your most touching stories, show us your most vibrant images — in short, share what made your Thailand travels so special!
Our co-hosts this week are:
- Hannah & Adam (@gettingstamped): Full-time traveling bloggers & photographers who currently are living in Thailand.
- Christine Amorose (@): Travel + lifestyle blogger who has traveled extensively throughout SE Asia.
- Sarah O’Farrell (@fit_travels): Australian blogger passionate about travel and fitness who lives between SE Asia and Australia.
- Callum Snape (@CalSnape): Adventure and travel photographer from Banff, Alberta.
- Melissa Giroux (@abrokenbackpack): Full time backpacker and travel blogger from Quebec.
Header image PC: @gettingstamped
If you are unavailable during the twitter chat time but would still like to participate, please schedule your responses according to the times listed below:
Q1: Welcome to our #PassionPassport chat on Thailand! Where are you joining us from? #TimeforThaiGiveaway @ThailandInsider
Q2: Thailand’s regions each have their own identity. Do you have a favorite, or one you’d like to explore? Why does it stand out?
Q3: Share a photo of an off-path adventure you’ve had in Thailand. Where were you? What was special about that moment?
Q4: Thailand’s landscapes range from remote island beaches to packed city streets — do you lean toward any in particular? Why?
Q5: Thailand is known for affordable travel. What’s your best advice for budgeting while there? What splurge is worth it? #TimeforThaiGiveaway
Q6: From cycling to rafting to riding elephants through the forest, how would you like to see Thailand outdoors? Share a photo if you have one!
Q7: Bangkok is known for being one of Asia’s Food Capitals. What dish or treat would you recommend? Which would you like to try? #TimeforThaiGiveaway
Q8: Thai people live up to the nickname of the “Land of 1000 Smiles”. Did you meet someone memorable in your travels there?
Q9: Of Thailand’s history-rich sites, like temples and archeological sites, which are your must-sees? Why?
Q10: What do you think sets Thailand apart from other destinations? What was your takeaway from traveling there (or what you’re hoping to find)? #TimeforThaiGiveaway (@ThailandInsider)