Author Monica Moras

22 Feb

Quick Guide: What to See in Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya is the Venice os East and an island of palaces and pagodas. There are many things to see in Ayutthaya, the ancient capital of Thailand. And that’s why we wrote this quick guide! ABOUT AYUTTHAYA Ayutthaya is ancient capital city of Thailand situated about 80km north of Bangkok. The city itself is surrounded with […]

15 Feb

Day Tour: Khlong Toei, Tourism for Social Change

Day Tour in Khlong Toei Every Sunday from 9am to 3pm Price: US$ 62 ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE A tourism project for social change at Khlong Toei Community is a project to foster mutual understandings within the community, and to promote a more accurate perception towards their lives. From slum community to self-defined community, Khlong Toei is […]

6 Feb

Things to Know Before Traveling to Thailand

There are some important things to know before traveling to Thailand: CULTURE: BETTER TO KNOW Temple Dress Code: There are strict dress codes when visiting Buddhist temples. For both men and women, it’s best to have legs and shoulders covered. Consider keep a scarf on your bag to visit temples. Thai Language Tips: The Thai language is […]

17 Jan

The Jim Thompson House in Bangkok

Are you planning to visit The Jim Thompson House?  I have been to The Jim Thompson House in Bangkok and it’s a great place for people interested in architecture or artwork. Jim Thompson background Jim Thompson was a silk entrepreneur and art collector. Born in the USA in 1906, former architect, Thompson served the Office of […]

10 Jan

The Yard Hostel Bangkok History

The Yard Hostel has a lovely and inspiring history of friendship between Som and Big Som. We would love to share with you! 1.How did you come up with the idea to have a hostel? We used to join the website , we registered our activities as cook and dinner at our home. We […]

7 Jan

Bang Krachao: Explore the green lung of Bangkok

Bang Krachao, the green lung of Bangkok Bang Krachao is known with the green lung of Bangkok. It’s an island with vast vegetation well preserved and had become a refuge for families on weekends. The perfect place to rent a bicycle and go exploring everything. Bangkok is a busy city, sometimes even chaotic. When you […]

5 Jan

Ari Neighborhood: The Best Area in Bangkok

Ari neighborhood is a hipster area and home to a selection of great restaurants and cafés. This area attracts a dynamic audience of diners, drinkers, and creative practitioners. This neighborhood area has a large expat community, is well frequented by hipters and favorite place of digital nomads in Bangkok. So even seeing enough of the […]

27 Dec

The Yard Hostel Bangkok Family

The Yard Hostel Bangkok wants to proudly present our team, the best team, our most valuable asset and what makes our The Yard a great family. Every member of our team has something unique and special to offer. Our The Yard Hostel Bangkok story began when Som and Som were already tired of their 9 […]

26 Dec

Christmas Day at The Yard Hostel Bangkok

Yesterday we celebrated Christmas Day at The Yard Hostel Bangkok! And it was beautiful, with barbecue and lucky draw gift. Christmas Day at The Yard Hostel Bangkok Christmas may be about gathering and celebrating family, but the festivities don’t necessarily have to take place at home. A holiday vacation can strengthen the ties that bind, […]

22 Dec

5 Cool Design and Art Spaces in Bangkok

Coolest Design and Art Spaces in Bangkok One of the things I like most about Bangkok is how the city has free attractions for all kind of travelers. I really like design and art spaces in Bangkok and if you like it too, so besides temples, night markets, and other typical must-sees in town, we’ve […]