Best Bangkok Old City Heritage Boutique Hotels and Bed and Breakfasts

2018-09-21T02:10:44+00:00By |

The best Bangkok Old City heritage boutique hotels and bed and breakfasts offer an intimate, personal experience, a quaint taste of the past, and a step back in time, as much as a temporary retreat from the Thai capital's chaos and traffic gridlock. It’s fourteen years since our first trip to Thailand and I have to confess …

Best Bangkok Hotel Swimming Pools from Rooftop Infinity Pools to River Views

2018-12-31T13:23:22+00:00By |

Best Bangkok hotel swimming pools range from luxury towers with rooftop infinity pools boasting dazzling panoramic vistas of the Bangkok city skyline to charming Chao Phraya riverside boutique hotels offering water views from your sun-bed. I have to confess that I’m a water baby. I spent my childhood splashing in the shallow waters of backyard blow-up …

Luxury for Less in Southeast Asia for Proper Pampering and a Warm Welcome

2018-12-26T11:11:48+00:00By |

Luxury for Less in Southeast Asia is possible year-round. While travelling to the region during the low season will get you jaw-dropping bargains on flights, hotels and tours – and help the local economy – Southeast Asia offers affordable luxury in abundance all year and a warm welcome. We’re launching a Luxury for Less series …

Best Bangkok Riverside Hotels on the Chao Phraya River

2018-09-18T08:22:56+00:00By |

The best Bangkok riverside hotels on the Chao Phraya River range from one of Bangkok’s oldest hotels, the Mandarin Oriental, to the city’s most luxurious, The Siam, and everything in between, from riverside resorts with swimming pools to sleek boutique hotels offering spectacular temple views. A stay at one of the best Bangkok riverside hotels …

Where to Stay in Bangkok – Hotels for Foodies

2018-12-17T16:49:24+00:00By |

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. Heading to Thailand to eat your way through Bangkok? We don’t blame you. Home to fantastic street food, tantalising markets, mouth-watering food tours, excellent …

Our Home Away from Home in Bangkok

2018-12-17T16:50:16+00:00By |

Breathtaking Bangkok city vistas, a colossal swimming pool, and a soi crammed with street food stalls were all bonuses. Space for both of us to spread out and set up office, fast reliable Internet access, a kitchen where Terence could cook on the evenings we had to stay in, and a good building in a …