Pattaya - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Pattaya


Southeast Asia feels the burn as coronavirus keeps Chinese tourists at home

Feb 16, 2020 - 1:53 PM

Businesses are praying for a bounce back if and when the virus is controlled

WAITING. This photograph taken on February 12, 2020 shows employees waiting for tourists at the entrance of the Floating Market in Pattaya. Photo by Mladen Antonov/AFP

The sights and sounds of Wonderfruit, a rising music and arts festival in Thailand

Jan 19, 2016 - 5:29 PM

Or how you can still have a blast while being part of a change making event Let’s take a look in photos and videos at what makes this festival stand out

ENPHERIA. This dreamlike chill out spot designed by Zieght was lit by pulsing lights, which was strangely relaxing.

PH bet Trixie Maristela wins Miss International Queen 2015

Nov 07, 2015 - 12:15 PM

Trixie is the second Filipino transgender woman to win the title

Chinese company sends 12,700 tourists on Thai holiday

May 14, 2015 - 10:26 PM

The visit comes less than a week after France received more than 6 000 holidaymakers from a single Chinese firm

At least 6 dead as tourist ferry sinks off Thai resort: police

Nov 04, 2013 - 12:12 AM

Local reports said the vessel may have been overcrowded and listed after experiencing engine trouble

RESCUE OPERATIONS. Thai rescue personnel administer first aid and perform CPR to injured foreign tourists after a ferry sank off the coast in Pattaya on November 3, 2013. Photo by AFP

Boracay named No 1 destination for relaxation, No 3 for nightlife

Jan 03, 2013 - 5:40 PM

Hotel booking site Agoda com asked their clients and the party beach got their votes

HOT DAYS, HOTTER NIGHTS. Boracay's by-the-beach bars, day-long parties and white sand beaches make it a top Nightlife destination, say the clients of All photos by Roopak Ramachandran Nair