Exciting News - the 270,000th person read this Magazine on 27 February 2014. An innovative new way of promoting tourism in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales in Australia, selected Australian cities, and featured overseas countries. Featuring MICE and Corporate Travel news, destinations and events. On the right hand side of the page you will find an index of articles by date, by world location, and by popularity. Happy reading!
Sunday, 25 March 2012
World's Biggest Water Fight at Songkran Festival
The world's biggest water fight will break out throughout Thailand this
April to mark the Thai New Year. To celebrate the famous Songkran Festival,
Amari has a number of fantastic packages on offer, making it the perfect
opportunity for Australians to head over to Thailand and join in the
The Songkran 'water' Festival is on the 13 to15 April
2012. Traditional celebrations include visiting temples, eating local
cuisine and sprinkling scented water on images of Buddha and people's hands in
an act of wishing good luck. The festival has since evolved into a fun-filled,
couple of days where no one is safe from the good-natured water attacks.
Amari Watergate Bangkok
Amari Watergate Bangkok is currently offering a two night
Songkran package from AUD $300* (9,700 THB) for two people. This package
includes accommodation in a deluxe room, breakfast daily, a 30 minute foot
massage in Breeze Spa, a Songkran set menu on 13 April at Thai on 4, and a late
checkout (16:00 hrs) on the day of departure. For those wanting to extend their
stay, additional nights are being offered at 10 per cent off the advertised
internet rates.This package is available for travel from 10-17 April 2012.
Amari Watergate Bangkok is located in the city centre and
boasts 569 guest rooms and suites. Bangkok
is the centre of Songkran celebrations, making it the ideal base to take in all
of the Thai New Year festivities.
Amari Emerald Cove Koh Chang
A great way to escape the heat in April is to indulge in the
water-filled festivities of the Songkran Festival, before retiring to Amari
Emerald Cove Koh Chang. The property is offering a three night package from AUD
$537* (17,337 THB) for two people, including accommodation in a superior
room, daily breakfast, round trip airport transfers, a Songkran Gala Dinner on
13 April, and 60 minute massage at Breeze Spa.
This package is valid for travel from 01 April- 30 April
Amari Emerald Cove Koh Chang is set on the quiet Klong Prao
Beach and offers 165
rooms and suites, all with views of either the sea to the west or the
jungle-covered hills to the east, making it the perfect setting for couples
looking for a getaway which is away from the crowds.
Amari Orchid Pattaya
Amari Orchid Pattaya is also offering great Songkran deals,
with two night packages starting from AUD $338* (10,901 THB) for two people.
This package includes daily breakfast, a free extra bed for child under 12
years old, one complimentary dinner or lunch, VIP Pass
for children at Kids Club (one day), a 1,000 THB spa credit per room and
complimentary Wi-Fi in room for entire stay. Extra nights are on offer at 10
per cent off internet rates.This package is valid for travel from 10 April- 30 April
Set amidst beautifully manicured gardens at the northern end
of Pattaya Bay, Amari Orchid Pattaya offers the
perfect haven for guests, and includes two pools and a range of international
restaurants offering a wide choice of delicious dishes.