Still In Thailand? Our Best Places To Visit Now!

With all our Slumber fam spread out across the world, this blog post goes out to those that are still in Thailand waiting out this madness!  Although times aren’t the best right now, there hasn’t been a better time to travel around Thailand for a multitude of reasons. Firstly, there is likely to be less […]

Koh Phangan – More Than Just A Party Island

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when we say Koh Phangan? Let me guess…….The Full Moon Party Whilst Koh Phangan certainly is most famous for hosting the epic Full Moon Party each month – and Slumber Party are certainly famous for being the BEST PLACE to pre-party during the week – there is […]

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Travel Lovers

Looking for the best gift for a friend who spends most of his or her time globetrotting around the world. Here are the best gift ideas that will make you his or her No. 1 BFF. SCRATCH MAP Possibly the perfect way to keep your travel-crazy friend home for a while. A beautiful wall art […]

Seven Thai Souvenirs That Are Worth The Cash

As you go through the hundreds of stalls in the weekend and night markets in Bangkok, it’s hard to find the right presents to take home with such limited space and so many options. So, we’ve created a list of unique Thai souvenirs from Bangkok that do not include the usual singlets that you see […]

KNOW YOUR ZONE: A GUIDE TO THE CHATUCHAK WEEKEND MARKET

The Chatuchak Weekend Market has everything you need and don’t need. That said, it’s one hell of a big market. So, here’s a guide to the Chatuchak Weekend Market that will get you through its labyrinth of stalls. Opening hours The market is open on Friday from 6 PM to 12 midnight and Saturday and […]

Shopper’s Delight: The Top 7 Markets in Phuket

When you’re traveling, eating out every night can definitely add up. Luckily for foodies, Phuket is filled with delicious food options that won’t empty your wallet, and you can find many of the island’s great cheap eats at markets far and wide. Even if you’re not a food lover, you can still score fantastic deals […]

Staying on Trend: The Realistic Fish-Flop Thai Market Craze

Behold, the fish flop - Thailand's latest fashion trend.

There’s Something Fishy About This: The Realistic Fish-Flop Thai Market Craze. Thailand loves to try new fashion crazes. Some work, some don’t. Beer label vests and t-shirts, elephant pants and “cheap” Ray Ban sunglasses will be around forever. Will this latest craze for fish-flops join the list? Thai markets make their money from jumping onto […]

The Best Souvenirs from Thailand: Memories from Paradise

The best souvenirs in Thailand from an expat perspective.

The Souvenirs from Thailand You Need to Bring Home A country as beautiful as Thailand needs great souvenirs to match! Thailand is a country full of beautiful things. The rich cultural history and thriving tourist trade have combined to create a huge choice of souvenirs for you to choose from. From trinkets to treasure, there’s […]

Chatuchak Market Going Cashless in June: The End of an Era?

Chatuchak Weekend Market has over 15,000 vendors.

Will going cashless strip Chatuchak Market of its soul? Bangkok as we know it has been changing in recent time. Last year, street food vendors of Bangkok lost its footing. The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) made a controversial change in policy to eliminate street food vendors completely. Luckily, we didn’t see a full roll-out and […]