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During the first five years of the tournament blessing ceremony will be held before the opening match where monks sprinkle holy water over both players and animals to ensure a successful tournament. In addition, a parade of northern traditional-style dancers, hill-tribe villagers in traditional costume, elephant spirit men, colourfully decorated pachyderms and teams holding up their respective country flags will kick off the weeklong.
Famous for its high-quality artisans, Thailand is the place to buy antiques and collectibles.
Bangkok likes to market itself as something of a fashion hub, and with some justification.
The Thai wine industry is like a new bottle of red – it takes some time to mature.
Bangkok’s Chinatown is on Yaowarat Road and is full of gold shops. Prices tend to rise in February as Chinese New Year approaches.