What’s Hot in Silom – Bangkok’s Gay Hub

    For travelers to Bangkok, the main hub of gay activity can be found at Silom Road. With a revolving set of bars, clubs and restaurants opening and closing, it’s time for a Summer 2017 update on what’s hot in Silom. Silom Soi 4 (soi is the Thai name for a small street or alley) has…

    Amazing Thailand – Welcome to the Land of Smiles

      Ever wonder what it’s like to travel to certain countries as a gay person? It’s always a big question – what is it going to be like? Will I be accepted? Will there be activities that I’m interested in and will have fun doing? Luckily, all those questions and more are answered throughout GoThaiBeFree. From…

      An Interview with OutThere.Travel

        Go Thai Be Free was lucky enough to sit down with Uwern Jong of OutThere.Travel, the well-known LGBT online travel journal. The conversation that we were able to have was a wonderful look at what it’s like to be LGBT in Thailand. With plenty of insider knowledge, Uwern shows us just how amazing Thailand truly is….

        Samet Island, A Paradise!

                  (Written by Chad & Ben) When travelling to Thailand, of course, the beach is a must! Thailand is known to have gorgeous beaches along the coast and on the islands. But most only know about beaches in the south. So, in my recent trip, I decided to go to Samet Island. After all, I have…

          The Journey is the Destination

              Travel from one place to another can be a drag. We all have our own strategies to cope (headphones, eye mask and Bloody Mary feature heavily in mine). But wouldn’t it be nice if the journey was as much fun as the destination. When it comes to Bangkok, never has a truer word been…

            Date Ideas for the Adventurer Couple in Thailand

                Our last blog post helped out those who are traveling in Thailand and seeking a classic romantic date night of dinner and drinks. This time, we’re taking a look at a more active agenda! This post is for the adventurer couple (or anyone considering more high-adrenaline date ideas!)   Thailand is full of beautiful…

              Top 5 Classic Date Ideas in Thailand

                  So you’re in Thailand with your beau, whether you’ve been together for a long time or you just met, you’ll need to go on some amazing dates! You have a whole world at your feet, but let’s begin with the basics: the wine and dine. Even if you are an adventurous duo, this classic…

                LGBTQ-Friendly Spas Across Thailand

                    Songkran celebrations were wet and wild this year in the LGBTQ community throughout Thailand! The country’s climate lends itself to quick fatigue if you’re not used to the heat, so this water festival was well welcomed during the hottest time of the year! (Or is it that all the shirtless parties made it so…

                  Top LGBTQ Songkran Parties

                    The Thai New Year of Songkran means many things in Thailand. From water fights to blessings, the country becomes one big celebration from Thursday the 13th – to Sunday the 16th. There are endless activities, festivities, and sights to be a part of during this time! For those of us in the LGBTQ community, there…

                    Getting Festive Thai Style

                      April brings one of the most important (and fun) Thai festivals of the year, Songkran, or Thai New Year. The entire country shuts down for several days to celebrate with family, make merit at the pagoda and participate in a water cleansing ceremony which quickly degenerates into the largest water fight on the planet.   If…