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Everything you need to know about thai new year

Everything you need to know about thai new year

| April 22, 2016

For a few days each April Thailand’s streets are awash with water as the country celebrates Songkran, or Thai New Year. Combining a traditional Buddhist holy day and a giant water fight, Songkran is Thailand’s biggest party. So here are 10 things you need to know about Thai New Year. The word Songkran comes from […]

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Netflights.com Language Guide

Netflights.com Language Guide

| April 13, 2016

Mandarin About More than a billion people speak Mandarin across the globe, making it the most widely spoken world language; it’s also one of six official languages recognised by the UN. The language originated as that of the ruling class in China during the Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644). This was due to the capital […]

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Unusual places to stay around the world

Unusual places to stay around the world

| April 1, 2016

You could book yourself into a run-of-the-mill hotel room, or you could give your dreamtime the perfect backdrop with these quirky and unusual places to stay. Sleep in rooms made of ice and snow, Canada Discover what life is like as an Inuit in one of these ‘proper’ igloos. Just outside Quebec City, Village Igloo’s […]

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