So, You Want to be a Chef? The Okura Prestige Bangkok Cooking Competition 2018

Above: The five finalists with Yamazato’s Master Chef Shigeru Hagiwara (the  one with the black cap crouching in the middle), the judges, Okura Prestige Bangkok’s General Manager Edward E Snoeks (the one in suit), and Director of Marketing Communications Vipasiri Napawongdee (the beautiful Khun Lek, furthest left third row).  For those who want to be a chef, this is one great opportunity for real professional kitchen experience...

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Cafe de Norasingha Phya Thai Palace, Bangkok | กาแฟนรสิงห์ พระราชวังพญาไท

It is not everyday that you get to have lunch at a palace, and also in this case, a cafe that is the homage to Thailand’s oldest Western style cafe back in the reign of King Rama VI or King Vajiravudh (1910-1925) during which Siam was high on westernization and modernization. The cafe was called Cafe de Norasingha (กาแฟนรสิงห์) then as it is called now. But the venue has changed. From the area called ‘Sua...

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เที่ยวพระราชวังพญาไท | Phya Thai Palace, Bangkok

  แต่วันนี้เป็นต้นไป ณ พระที่นั่งพิมานจักรี พระราชวังพญาไท มีจัดแสดงนิทรรศการ “พระผู้ทรงเป็นนิรันดร์” ซึ่งเป็นนิทรรศการมัลติมีเดีย แสดงพระราชประวัติ...

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เที่ยววังบางขุนพรหม | Bang Khun Phrom Palace, Bangkok

  (⬇︎ภาษาไทยด้านล่าง⬇︎) the Beaten Path, And Into a Historical Valley. It has become our mission of late to spend our weekends exploring our very own native city (born and bred, no less). We have always dreaded Bangkok’s nasty ridiculous traffic that always holds us back from going places like we actually wanted to. But after some successful planning, here we are, getting the most out of each...

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เที่ยวธนาคารแห่งประเทศไทย | Bank of Thailand Learning Center, Bangkok

(⬇︎ ภาษาไทยด้านล่าง ⬇︎) are two things that would NEVER go out of style. It is money. And it is knowledge. I was in my sophomore year, my father allowed me to drive to school for the first time. One condition though, was that each evening, I was to pick him up at his work. My university was on Henri Dunant Road, his office on Silom. Usually, he would get off work late, and strangely, instead of going...

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