Thailand Travel Blogger Richard Barrow

March 21, 2015
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I have been exploring Thailand for over twenty years now. At first I was just doing it for pleasure, but in 1997 I became one of Thailand’s first travel bloggers when I started my first website about my travels around the Kingdom. It is now a fulltime job for me. The following are some…

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Day 3 of Trip to Trat with TBEX

March 26, 2015
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This is the third and last day of my trip to Trat province in Thailand. We started our trip on the island of Koh Chang before island hopping to Koh…

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Day 2 of Trip to Trat with TBEX

March 25, 2015
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This is the second day of our trip to Trat Province in Thailand as part of the TBEX Preview Trip. Yesterday we were on Koh Chang and then on the…

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Day 1 of Trip to Trat with TBEX

March 24, 2015
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For three days I’m on a trip to the island of Koh Chang in Trat Province. The trip was organized by TBEX. They will be having a conference for travel…

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Photo Highlights of #TBEXAsia2015 Preview Trip in #Thailand – Part 1

March 23, 2015
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Photo Highlights of #TBEXAsia2015 Preview Trip in #Thailand – Part 1

For six days in March, 30 travel bloggers from around the world were invited to Thailand by TBEX. The following are some of the pictures they posted on Instagram on…

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Exploring Bangkok with TBEX

March 23, 2015
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TBEX, the biggest conference for travel bloggers in the world has chosen Thailand as their first venue in Asia. TBEX Asia 2015 will be taking place in Bangkok this October.…

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Preview Trip for TBEX Asia 2015

March 21, 2015
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Preview Trip for TBEX Asia 2015

TBEX is the world’s largest gathering of travel bloggers, writers, new media content creators, and social media travel industry professionals. The first TBEX conference in Asia will be taking place…

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New Movies in Thailand on 19 March 2015

March 20, 2015
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New Movies in Thailand on 19 March 2015

The following movies are being released in Thailand this week: Insurgent Feel Good 2538 Alter-Ma-Jeeb Zhong Kui 26th March: Paddington | Robot Overlords |  X+Y | Home | Lost River 1st April: Fast…

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Day 5 of Trip to Phuket

March 19, 2015
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This is the fifth and last day of my trip to Phuket in Southern Thailand. I didn’t do too much today other than hanging out at my hotel, The KEE…

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Day 4 of Trip to Phuket

March 18, 2015
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This is my fourth day on my trip to Phuket in Southern Thailand. Last night I stayed at The KEE Resort & Spa and will have one more night there.…

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App for Checking Air Quality in Thailand

March 18, 2015
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App for Checking Air Quality in Thailand

It’s now that time of year when farmers in Northern Thailand set fires which cause thick choking smog. In downtown Chiang Mai the haze gets so bad that you often…

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Don’t Take Photos with Wild Animals

March 18, 2015
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Don’t Take Photos with Wild Animals

When tourists come to Thailand on holiday, quite often they like to have their picture taken with a wild animal. It seems a cute thing to do, to have a…

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Day 3 of Trip to Phuket

March 17, 2015
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This is now the third day of my five day trip to Phuket in Southern Thailand. For the last two days I explored Patong Beach, but today I hired a…

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Day 2 of Trip to Phuket

March 16, 2015
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I’m now on my second day of my trip to Phuket in Southern Thailand. I’m staying at B-Lay Tong Phuket, MGallery Collection.  For most of today I explored Patong Beach. The…

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Day 1 of Trip to Phuket

March 15, 2015
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This week I’m on a five day trip to Phuket in Southern Thailand. A couple of hotels on Patong Beach had invited me to stay at their properties. I decided…

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New Movies in Thailand on 12 March 2015

March 13, 2015
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New Movies in Thailand on 12 March 2015

The following movies are being released in Thailand this week: Cinderella (7.8/10) Everly (5/10) Run all Night (7.3/10) Super Fast (3.7/10) PK Follow @RichardBarrow

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Day 3 of Fly’n’Bike Trip to Krabi with Nok Air

March 13, 2015
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This is the third and final day of my Fly’n’Bike trip with Nok Air. For the last two nights we stayed at “ibis Styles Krabi Ao Nang”. We didn’t do too much…

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Day 2 of Fly’n’Bike Trip to Krabi with Nok Air

March 12, 2015
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This is now my second day of my Fly’n’Bike trip with Nok Air. If you want to take your bicycle on holiday around Thailand you will be pleased to learn…

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Day 1 of Fly’n’Bike Trip to Krabi with Nok Air

March 11, 2015
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This week I’m on a Fly’n’Bike trip with Nok Air. Our destination is Krabi in Southern Thailand. The purpose of the trip is for me to observe the procedure and…

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How to Schedule Instagram Posts

March 6, 2015
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How to Schedule Instagram Posts

Instagram is probably the most popular social media platform in Thailand. I think it is popular as there is no reading necessary. It’s main feature are the pictures. As an…

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Exhibition in Bangkok to mark 402 Years of Thai and UK Relations

March 6, 2015
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Exhibition in Bangkok to mark 402 Years of Thai and UK Relations

To celebrate the longstanding relationship between the United Kingdom and Thailand, the Central Group, in partnership with the British Embassy in Bangkok is hosting an exhibition titled “The Celebration of…

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Day 3 of Trip to Nakhon Si Thammarat

March 6, 2015
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This is Day 3 of my three day trip to Nakhon Si Thammarat to take pictures at the Hae Pha Khuen That Festival. This final day I only had half a day…

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New Movies in Thailand on 4 March 2015

March 5, 2015
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New Movies in Thailand on 4 March 2015

The following movies are being released in Thailand this week: Chappie (8.2/10) CAT-A-WABB Mor Hok Tub Ha 3 The following movies will be released soon in Thailand: 12th March: Cinderella…

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Day 2 of Trip to Nakhon Si Thammarat

March 5, 2015
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Yesterday I flew Nok Air down to Nakhon Si Thammarat in Southern Thailand. I’m here to take pictures of the celebrations for Makha Bucha Day. This takes place every year…

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Day 1 of Trip to Nakhon Si Thammarat

March 4, 2015
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This week I took a Nok Air flight down to Nakhon Si Thammarat in Southern Thailand to take pictures of the parade to mark Makha Bucha, a Buddhist holiday. The…

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Temple and Boat Tour of Bangkok

March 2, 2015
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At the weekend I took my Aussie cousin and her partner for a boat and temple tour of Bangkok. It was about a 5-6 hour tour though you could spend…

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Win a Trip to the UK by Shopping for British Brands in Thailand

March 2, 2015
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Win a Trip to the UK by Shopping for British Brands in Thailand

As part of the “Shopping is GREAT Britain” campaign, you have the chance of winning a trip to London and some other great prizes worth a total 1 Million Baht.…

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Top 20 Pictures Tweeted about Thailand in February 2015

March 1, 2015
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The following are some of the popular pictures about Thailand that I tweeted during February 2015. If you are coming to Thailand on a holiday or have some fond memories of…

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