Learning Thai Learning the Thai language is a tonal language from the Ka-Tai languages. Th Thai language is achievable although it is a complicated language to learn. There are five tones to learning Thai, monotone, low falling, high and rising tones. On vacation in Koh Samui, we all try speaking Thai even if it is…

Sak Yant Tattoo The Sak Yant is a popular tattoo in Koh Samui and throughout the Kingdom of Thailand. The visitors who have a Sak Yant Tattoo are not always aware of the meaning or significance of the Sak Yant. Each Sak Yant represents years of training in symbolism, blessings and magical languages for each…

Songkran Thai New Year 2018 Get ready Koh Samui Songkran is drawing near. Thailand celebrates the new year in the month of April. The festivities are from the 13th to the 16th April 2018. In some parts of Thailand, the celebrations continue for a week. Koh Samui is at its busiest time with tourists pouring…

Thailand Holiday Calendar 2018 The Thailand holiday season of 2017 is over and it is time to think about your next tropical vacation. To avoid the busy Thailand holidays the Thai Visa News has produced a helpful calendar with the public holidays. The calendar is available to download from the Thai Visa website. The public…