Letters from Thailand

Letters from Thailand is a round up of news and views from Thailand sent out every Sunday evening at around 7:00pm. It is based on my social media posts but with extra details and exclusive content. Click here to subscribe. It is 100% free.

17th November 2021


  1. Thailand Pass Updates and News
  2. Loy Krathong Festival
  3. The British War Memorial
  4. Hidden Dangers of Taxis
  5. International Lantern and Food Festival
  6. Annual Monkey Party in Lopburi
  7. Monks Doing Alms Round by Boat
  8. Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market
  9. The Grand Palace
  10. Changing the Emerald Buddha Costume
  11. Interesting Tweets
  12. Bangkok Walking Maps – 5

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25th Oct – 10th Nov 2021


A series of special dispatches about the new Thailand Pass and my firsthand experience of using it.

  1. Special Dispatch 1
  2. Special Dispatch 2
  3. Special Dispatch 3
  4. Special Dispatch 4
  5. Special Dispatch 5
  6. Special Dispatch 6
  7. Special Dispatch 7
  8. Summary of the Reopening of Thailand
  9. The Nightmare of Testing Positive
  10. Updates about the Thailand Pass
24th October 2021


  1. Welcome back to Thailand!
  2. ‘Visit Thailand Year 2022 – a New Chapter’
  3. The Royal Gala Dinner
  4. My First Day in Thailand
  5. Hidden Bangkok Tours
  6. Khlong San Market
  7. Pak Khlong San Railway Station
  8. Updates on Chong Nonsi Canal Park
  9. Bangkok Walking Maps – 4

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17th October 2021


  1. The Re-opening of Thailand to Foreign Tourists
  2. Khlong Ong Ang Walking Street
  3. Headache Stencil, Thailand’s Banksy
  4. How to Apply for the Yellow Vaccine Passport
  5. The Longest Railway Viaduct in Thailand
  6. Russell Crowe Shooting a Movie in Thailand
  7. Road Safety in Thailand
  8. Road Accident Statistics for Foreigners
  9. Bangkok Walking Maps – 3
  10. Cheap Antigen Self-Testing Kits (ATK)

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10th October 2021


  1. King Power Mahanakhon Building
  2. Cheap Self-Test Kits for Covid-19
  3. Lunch with the New British Ambassador
  4. The Former British Embassy
  5. Nai Lert’s Boundary Markers
  6. Blessing a New Aircraft
  7. Commemorative Pepsi Cans
  8. Klong Lad Pho Flood Gates in Samut Prakan
  9. Bangkok Walking Maps 2 (free PDF download)

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3rd October 2021


  1. Thailand Slowly Re-opens to Tourists
  2. TAT Newsroom
  3. Exploring the Coastline in Bangkok
  4. Phi Sua Samut Fort, Samut Prakan
  5. Armstrong Disappearing Guns
  6. Win an Air Purifier!
  7. Cinemas Re-Open in the Dark Red Zone
  8. The Royal Anthem
  9. Latest Photos of Benjakitti Forest Park

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26th September 2021


  1. Better life ahead for expats?
  2. National Canal Conservation Day
  3. Thai Island Times
  4. Nang Loeng Park in Bangkok
  5. Why is Henri Dunant Road in Bangkok named after a foreigner?
  6. Bangkok Walking Maps 1 (free PDF download)
  7. Bangkok Breaking on Netflix
  8. From the Archives of the Bangkok Post
  9. Street Art along Prem Prachakorn Canal, Bangkok
  10. Green Bangkok 2020
  11. Rendering of MRT Silom Station

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19th September 2021


  1. Is Thailand re-opening in October?
  2. Thai Street Food Challenge
  3. Benjakitti Forest Park
  4. Top 10 Biggest Public Parks in Bangkok
  5. Gigantic Buddha Sculpture in Suphanburi
  6. European Heritage Week in Bangkok
  7. Interactive Covid-19 Dashboard
  8. How did Wireless Road in Bangkok get its name?
  9. How I First Came to Thailand

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12th September 2021


  1. Interview with the new British Ambassador
  2. A guide to the best parks in Bangkok (free PDF download)
  3. The Green Skywalk between Lumpini Park and Benjakitti Park
  4. Wheelchair Friendly Pedestrian Bridge in Bangkok
  5. Using a CO2 Meter has a Proxy to Covid Risks
  6. Bangkok Street Photographers
  7. Ancient Thai Manuscripts Online
  8. Thailand Journey – 75th Anniversary of the Bangkok Post
  9. Our Lady of the Seven Martyrs Shrine, Mukdahan
  10. Street art along Khlong Hua Lamphong Kao, Bangkok
  11. Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra Road, Bangkok
  12. Chong Nonsi Canal Park Project, Bangkok
  13. Chatuchak Weekend Market

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