As Indonesia counts a large population of those with Chinese descent, most of whom have lived here for generations, Chinese New Year - here known as Imlek - is celebrated with lots of fanfare in many townships across the archipelago. Chinese New Year has also been declared a national holiday, which this year falls on 19 February 2015. While celebrations continue for 15 days culminating on 5 March , known as Cap Go Meh.
China and Thailand have forged a lasting kinship through their shared history and descendants of Thailand. Also, this month in 2015, it is a special occasion to celebrate the 60th birthday of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. There will be various performance in this event which is the cooperation between Thailand and The People's Republic of China. Besides that, there will be street-market along the Yaowarat Street.
The River Hongbao has been on Singapore’s festive calendar every year since 1986.
Display flowers, ornamental plants, books to welcome Lunar New Year...
Wedding Registration on Elephants is held on Valentine's day at Elephant Study Center, Tah Toom District, Surin Province. The ceremony known as "Sud Tae Ceremony", is the traditional wedding of the local tribe called "Guay". The highlight during the ceremony is the marriage registration on the elephant-back, symbolizing the love of the couples on Valentine's day. It is believed that the wedding registration on elephants will bring about good fortune and prosperity to the couples. Additionally, the couples will experience in many activities such as Bai Si Soo Kwan, a parade of a symbolic sum of money representing dowry, traditional drum performance and dancing. This wedding ceremony is very unique and will be the unforgettable memories of all couples.
The fiesta is an opportunity to share and exchange cultures and traditions with visiting pilots from all over the world...
This annual World Kite Festival is held in Pasir Gudang allowing kite makes from over 30 countries to showcase their colourful and creative kite designs as well as their incredible flying skills.
The Pasola 2015 ritual jousting battles will again take place during the months of February and March in six traditional villages of the island of Sumba, in the province of Ease Nusatenggara. In February Pasola jousting will be held in the villages of Homba Kalayo, Bondo Kawangoi and Rara Winyo. While in March these fights can be seen at Maliti Bondo Ate (Ratenggaro), Waiha and Wainyapu.
The Tennis "PTT Pattaya Open" is a women's professional tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts, which is one of the longest women tennis tournament in the world history with the top vote as the Tournament of the Year in 2010 at the international series category. Many world top tennis players come to join this exciting tennis tournament every year that will attract more visitors to come to Thailand. The tournament not only focuses on attracting the world's top tennis stars, but also supports the local Thai tennis players by offering them wild cards into the qualifying rounds and the main
Introduce and sell specialties of regions nationwide and arts programs to welcome Lunar New Year...
22 - 26 January 2018