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HUA HIN: Blissful south, beautiful North

Check into the Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin for two consecutive nights and you'll enjoy one night at Chiang Mai's Khum Phaya Resort & Spa for free.



The price is Bt14,550 for the two nights in a Deluxe room in Hua Hin and includes the additional night in Chiang Mai. The package is available for reservation from now until July 31, and valid for stays until October 31. Call (02) 101 1234 extension 1 or e-mail reservations@chr.co.th. Visit www.CentaraHotelsResorts.com.

For the adrenaline-seeking gourmet

The new three-day, two-night "Gourmet Gliders" package at Aleenta Hua Hin costs Bt50,000 per person and is ideal for anyone looking for a combined adventure and dining experience. On one day, you can take a Paramotor flight assisted by a professional rider and glide over the Hua Hin beachline before landing on Aleenta's organic farm and learning to make your own lunch with bio ingredients. Then, you sign it off in style with a five-course dinner and wine. For more information, call (02) 514 8112 or e-mail reservation@aleenta.com.

Fun for all the family

Drive the family to Hua Hin, and enjoy a "Family & Friends Getaway" at Rest Detail Hotel Hua Hin. This two-night package costs Bt8,400, and includes accommodation in Rest Green room, daily breakfast, a pizza making class for the kids, a daily scoop of ice cream for the little ones and "Kids Eat 4 Free" complimentary special kids menu. There's even 50 per cent off selected spa treatments. The offer is good from now until August 31. Call (032) 547 722 or e-mail rest@restdetailhotel.com. Visit www.RestDetailHotel.com.

PHUKET

Teeing off in style

Avista Phuket Resort and Spa offers a golf holiday in Phuket - the world's best beach holiday destination. The price starts at Bt10,999 per night. Included are buffet breakfast at En Vogue restaurant, airport transfers, green fee (two days) at Loch Palm Golf Club and Red Mountain Golf Club, caddy fee, one-hour Thai massage and Internet connectivity. The package is valid from now until October 31. Call (081) 916 2743 or email dosm@avistahotelsandresorts.com. Visit www.AvistaHotelsAndResorts.com.

HONG KONG

Hong Kong for less than Bt7K

Fly Dragonair from Chiang Mai to Hong Kong, and enjoy the airline's introductory rate. From July 1 to September 30, return tickets in Economy Class starts from Bt6,480. Dragonair operates four direct flights per week from/to Chiang Mai and Hong Kong. For reservation, call its hotline at 3193 3888 or contact your local travel agent. Visit www.DragonAir.com.


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