TOMYAM NEWS

Date: March 21, 2017

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Songkran Water Festival

  Thai New Year is now celebrated 13-15th April each year and in modern days has become quite a fun spectacle during the hottest month of the year, with visitors flocking to the streets to be involved in the 3 day … Continue reading

Date: February 25, 2017

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Mother’s Day – สุขสันต์วันแม่ Sùk-sǎn Wan-Mâae

Mothering Sunday in the UK is celebrated much earlier (March 26th this year) than in Thailand. The celebration was was first introduced in Thailand on 15th April 1950. Then in 1976 it was changed to 12th August to commemorate the … Continue reading

Date: January 18, 2017

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Wan Valentine

Whilst being  celebrated traditionally in the West, Valentine’s Day has now become a huge and important date in Thailand as couples proclaim their love and respect in true Thai style and grace.        Image credits Thaizer and The Atlantic   … Continue reading