Archive For September 30, 2017

Khon Kaen Land Of Dinosaurs

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Khon Kaen Land Of Dinosaurs

Go anywhere in Khon Kaen and you`re sure to come across dinosaurs. All the main roads leading to Khon Kaen have huge life size replicas of dinosaurs. on the outskirts of the city. The nickname of Khon Kaen Football Team is the T-Rexs’. The water park is called Dino Water Park. All the parks in…

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Khon Kaen FC Promoted Champions! (Updated)

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Khon Kaen FC Promoted Champions! (Updated)

The T-Rex’s have had a great season and for those of you who don’t know were promoted as champions in the number 1 spot of the Thai League 3. They beat local rivals Udon Thani into second place by 7 points. Khon Kaen FC will play Samut Sakhon away at the weekend, then play them…

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Nice News About Rice

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Nice News About Rice

This article was not just an excuse for some wordplay in the title, there is genuinely good news about Thailand’s rice harvest this year. It appears that this year’s yield will be substantial even though forecasters opinions vary. Some are predicting even more yield than last year when the prediction at the start of the…

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Kaen Nakhon Great Pedestrian Way – Work Continuing.

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Kaen Nakhon Great Pedestrian Way – Work Continuing.

Kaen Nakhon with surrounding park, is a small lake that’s a great escape from the city traffic and is fairly central. As we’ve mentioned before there’s a new walkway, a great new feature that travel sites fail to mention.   The walkway and surrounding park are an ideal place for a walk, run or cycle….

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Village Life – A Typical Day in A Rural Khon Kaen Village

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Village Life – A Typical Day in A Rural Khon Kaen Village

Working in the fields   There`s a rhythm to life in an Esan rural village in Khon Kaen which is totally different to that say of a town or city. The first stirrings of life come before sun rise as charcoal fires are lit for cooking, dogs stretch out from their slumbers and cockerels noisily…

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Khon Kaen Misrepresented By Travel Websites

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Khon Kaen Misrepresented By Travel Websites

  You will find all sorts of information about Khon Kaen on many well known and lesser known websites. Khon Kaen Times was started, in part, because of what you’ll read on those websites. Don’t get me wrong there is some good information but a lot of it is out of date, inaccurate, plagiarized and…

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Khon Kaen Banks The Falang Experience

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Khon Kaen Banks The Falang Experience

Have you got a bank account in Khon Kaen? For those that have, then some of these experiences will probably resonate with you. For a start you need to open a bank account. Easier said than done. All the major Thai Banks have a policy which is not necessarily followed at branch level, like in…

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Flying to Khon Kaen – Updated

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Flying to Khon Kaen – Updated

Flying to Khon Kaen has never been easier with five airlines servicing the North Eastern hub. Air Asia, Nok Air , Thai Smile and Thai Lion all have regular flights with at least 3 daily flights to Bangkok. You can also fly to Chiang Mai and Had Yai with Daily flights from Air Asia. Kan Air…

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Original Khon Kaen Content Pledge

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Original Khon Kaen Content Pledge

After reviewing some of the ‘news’ sites and blogs out there it’s a little disappointing to see a lot of regurgitated content. Instead of copying we’ll bring you only original content from Khon Kaen. BUT you’ll still be able to see all the latest news about Khon Kaen in our sidebar feed ( Scroll down…

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Khon Kaen Hit and Run.

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Khon Kaen Hit and Run.

A 24 year old security guard was killed in the early hours of Sunday morning. The two other vehicles involved in the accident fled the scene. The accident occurred at a U-turn near Ban Nong Saeng in tambon Phra Lap on the Khon Kaen – Kalasin bypass. The man was identified as Preecha Paiyaposri, a security…

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