Korat bustling with crowds during the Chinese New Year


NAKHON RATCHASIMA 31 January 2014 Nakhon Ratchasima, also known as Korat, has reported at least 10,000 visitors to the city each day during the Chinese New Year festival. 

Locals and visitors joining in on the celebrations gathered around the Thao Suranari Monument which has been set up as the main venue. Families and excited participants currently roam around the event area enjoying the colorful Chinese decorations and brightly lit lanterns.

Visitors who came to take part in the celebrations have been very impressed with the decadent atmosphere and especially the Chinese lanterns. The event is held from January 30 to February 1, and is expected to receive at least 10,000 visitors each day.