Tag Archives: Nakhon Ratchassima

Shops list: Thai Silk shopping in Nakhon Ratchassima province

Wikitravel provides a great list of places to shop local Thai silk in Nakhon Ratchassima province, shops are listed here by cities: Nakhon Ratchasima Fa Fon (ฟ้าฝนไหมไทย) 1 Chomphon Road, Soi Sirichinda Tel: 0 4424 4544,0 4426 8201 Fax: 0 … Continue reading

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editor’s pick: discover Thai village’s life with Ban Prasat homestay in Nakhon Ratchassima

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Picture: Check twoelders travel blog on Ban Prasat homestay on Travelpod. The Home Stay in Thai villages Program A fantastic way to discover Thailand country side and way of life is to plunge into village’s tradition by staying in villagers … Continue reading

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Locals’ pick, best restaurants in Korat/ Nakhon Ratchassima

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Best Korat  Restaurants Krua Cha Pang: It is diagonally opposite Chomsurang Hotel on Mahatthai Road. Tel : 044-255767, 044-341404 Recommended Dishes: * Fried Khorat noodle * shrimp chilli paste * fried chicken in cashew nut * fried snake head fish … Continue reading

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Highlights: more information’s about silk villages to visit in Korat / Nakhon Ratchassima

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Few entries & information’s found on the web about  silk villages in Korat / Nakhon Ratchassima area if you wish to know more about this subject A great entry on another silk village on TeakDoor: Ban Pa-Ngat, a silk village … Continue reading

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Highlight: Dan Kwian pottery village

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Literally, Dan Kwian means ‘bullock cart checkpoint.’ The village was named because it used to be a rest area for caravan traders, who traveled in bull carts from Nakhon Ratchasima to Buriram, Surin and further onward to lower Khmer. In … Continue reading

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Highlight: Jim Thompson farm & Pak Thong Chai silk Village

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Pak Thong Chai Silk Village One of the most famous silk villages in Thailand, showcasing elaborate silk-weaving process, and offering beautiful Thai silk at reasonable price, Korat silk is famous for its high quality. Pak Thong Chai Village is one … Continue reading

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Historical sites

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Phrasat Hin Phimai Temple The Phimai historical park protects one of the most important Khmer temples of Thailand. It is located in the town of Phimai, Nakhon Ratchasima province, about 60 km from Khorat city. The temple marks one end … Continue reading

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Museums in Nakhon Ratchassima area

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Phimai National Museum is in Phimai, about 60 kilometers from Nakhon Rachassima, on the road to Khon Kaen. The museum display a collection of arte-facts and information on the cultural prosperity of ancient Isaan. Arte-facts found in the lower North … Continue reading

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Phimalai festival and boat races

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Phimai Festival and Boat Races is held during Loy Kratong festivities. The Dragon Boat racing festival has been taking place in Nakhon Ratchasima for over 100 years. The festival features cultural performances, a procession depicting life in the Khmer period, … Continue reading

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