Tag Archives: Thailand

Where to Stay in Bangkok – Hotels for Foodies

Where to Stay in Bangkok – Hotels for Foodies

The best Bangkok hotels for foodies range from atmospheric Shanghai Mansion, slap bang in the centre of Chinatown, to the sleek Como Metropolitan, home to Nahm, Bangkok’s number one Thai restaurant. Where to Stay in Bangkok – Bangkok Hotels for Foodies Heading to Thailand to...
Footpath Feasting: a Chiang Mai Food Tour

Footpath Feasting: a Chiang Mai Food Tour

Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand has long been one of our favourite food destinations with fantastic eating on the streets, in the markets and in the restaurants. Now a Chiang Mai food tour offers the possibility of even better eating and an insight into local...
Khmer New Year in Siem Reap

Khmer New Year in Siem Reap

Homes are being scrubbed clean and sand castles are being built at pagodas around Cambodia, including our own Temple Town, in preparation for the Khmer New Year in Siem Reap. Choul Chnam Thmey or Happy New Year! Khmer New Year in Siem Reap and around...
The Buzzy Silom Sathorn District of Bangkok

The Buzzy Silom Sathorn District of Bangkok

Home to sunny cafés, seductive speakeasies and two of Asia’s best restaurants, the buzzy new Silom Sathorn district of Bangkok has evolved into the Thai capital’s hottest new drinking and dining neighbourhood. Thailand’s military coup d’état of May 2014 may have kept tourists away for a time but...
Green Hua Hin, Eco Resorts in Pranburi and Cha-Am

Green Hua Hin, Eco Resorts in Pranburi and Cha-Am

In Thailand‘s Hua Hin and neighbouring Pranburi and Cha-Am a handful of eco-friendly resorts, spas, and a winery, are endeavouring to do their bit to reduce their environmental footprint, from establishing kitchen gardens and using local organic produce to recycling and supporting green initiatives. Thirty kilometers...
Green Hua Hin, An Eco-Friendly Escape in Thailand

Green Hua Hin, An Eco-Friendly Escape in Thailand

From organic farms and restaurants serving farm to table cuisine to nature conservation projects and community beach clean-up days, a handful of sustainable resorts, spas, and a winery in Thailand’s Hua Hin are doing their bit to save the planet. Most tourists who are in...
Thai Experiments and Basque Cuisine at Aziamendi Phuket

Thai Experiments and Basque Cuisine at Aziamendi Phuket

Thai Experiments and Basque Cuisine at Aziamendi Phuket? Who would have thought. Certainly not us. But that’s exactly what’s happening down at sleepy Baan Natai in Thailand’s South. You might expect Iniala Beach House, Thailand’s newest and most lavish luxury retreat, designed by some of...
Ajat Dtaeng Gwa Thai Cucumber Relish Recipe

Ajat Dtaeng Gwa Thai Cucumber Relish Recipe

This piquant ajat dtaeng gwa Thai cucumber relish recipe is the perfect accompaniment to that geng gari gai aromatic chicken curry recipe from Thailand that I shared with you last year. The first time I sampled the Southern Thailand dish geng gari gai or aromatic chicken curry, it was a...