Loving Lipe, Koh Lipe island paradise

    A trip to Thailand isn’t complete without an island getaway. Most tourists head south-east to Koh Samui and Koh PhaNgan (of full moon party fame) or south-west to Phuket and Koh Phi Phi (of The Beach fame).   For those seeking to avoid the tourist crowds, Thailand has numerous other gorgeous islands to choose from. Having…

    Dive, Drive, & Get Live: A Thailand for Everyone

      Feeling the chill of the impending winter coming on? No worries, the land of smiles is here to warm you up. For travels initiated with the country, simply hearing the word Thailand evokes memories of a  sheer smorgasbord of exciting activities. This is great for those of us with more spontaneous travel urges, as Thailand…

      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…