Thailand is known as the Land of Smiles and this is a fantastic place to really let your hair down and party hard. Many of Thailand’s picturesque tropical islands boast a thriving nightlife scene, while the nation’s major festivals also offer plenty of ways to play.
Full Moon Party
Thailand is famous for its full moon parties, which are held every month on the main beach of Had Rin on the island of Koh Pha Ngan. This vibrant party attracts thousands of people from all over the world each month and the bars that line the sand along Had Rin pump out tunes until the break of dawn. Many of these bars hire international DJs to spin the freshest tunes on the decks while people dance on the sand.
This vibrant seaside strip can be found on the large island of Phuket and is a great place to party. Visitors will find everything from Western style bars and pubs nestled between go go bars where scantily clad young women gyrate on the tops of tables. Just about everything goes in Patong Beach and people with an open mind and the need for fun are sure to have a great time here.
Thailand’s capital city boasts dozens of colourful bars and nightclubs to choose from where both Thai people and Westerners can party to the early hours of the morning. Clubbers should head to the nightclub zone of RCA, where they will find a large number of upmarket venues to choose from, while wild parties are also head in venues scattered all over the city.
The tiny island of Samed is situated just a short drive to the east of Bangkok and is a great place to party, especially on the weekends. As the sun sets the tranquil atmosphere is transformed as the island’s biggest bars pump out music long into the night. Of course, if you are planning to really let loose and party in style you will want to make sure that you arrange travel insurance. This way you will be protected will you party and gain pure peace of mind.
This seaside city is famous for its naughty nightlife scene and this is a great place to bar hop and really go wild. The main walking street features numerous colourful bars and nightclubs staffed by lovely ladies set to entice visitors inside, while special parties are also held in Pattaya throughout the year.
Celebrating Thai New Year is an experience that should not be missed. This three-day celebration takes place in the middle of April and people gather in all parts of the country to throw water at each other, drink and dance in the streets. Among the most exciting places to celebrate Songkran are Khaosan Road in Thailand, the northern city of Chiang Mai and the island of Samui. One of the best things about Songkran is that everyone is welcome to take part in this free event. Simply grab a bucket or water or a water gun and join in the fun.