Koh Lanta, Thailand, January 23, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The festival centres around hundreds of stalls, offering an amazing variety of foods, arts and crafts unique to the island's cosmopolitan Thai Buddhist, Thai Muslim, Thai Chinese, Chao-Lay and Western population.
Music and dance form an important part of the island's culture and during the Laanta Lanta festival there are many live performances where visitors can experience the exuberance of local music and dance. Once again the whole cultural mix of the island is represented.
The Laanta Lanta festival is attended by thousands of locals and also by tourists from many countries every year. It provides a unique opportunity to experience the vibrancy of rural Thai culture against the backdrop of an enchanting tropical island.
"If you are in Thailand at the beginning of March 2011, you should do everything in your power to attend this festival. The cultural diversity of the island is unique and the festival provides a great opportunity to get an insight into these diverse cultures," said the Head of Marketing at DirectRooms, Lek Boonlert.
Guests staying at a hotel in Koh Lanta
should under no circumstances forget to bring their cameras and video cameras. The Laanta Lanta Festival will provide many unforgettable moments that you have to capture for posterity.
The Laanta Lanta festival is a public event. There is no need to buy tickets. There will be many opportunities for visitors to show their appreciation by supporting local artists and stall holders.