If you’re a budget traveller like me, Khao Yai would be your next favourite destination.
It's 3 hours from Bangkok, and ridicules the notion that Thailand's all about night markets, shopping and food.
A short walk from Thanon Chira Junction Station, Punjadara Hotel has a accessible setting, making it an ideal base while visiting Nakhon Ratchasima.
Situated within walking distance of Thanon Chira Junction Station, K H Chaophaya Inn provides guests with a convenient base while in Nakhon Ratchasima.
, and the city is also linked to Bangkok and other Thai cities by air and highway.Accommodation is very easy to find in the city, ranging from super cheap apartment rentals to ridiculously low-priced 5 star hotels.The people are quite unique too, speaking a dialect known as Thai-Korat, not the Isan-Thai spoken in other more North Easterly provinces. The name is both used for the city and the province of which it is the capital, and the shorter name of Korat comes from an older name the city was called many years ago. Yes, Nakhon Ratchasima, better known – or shall I say better remembered – as Korat.