Raya Heritage, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Raya Heritage - the latest five-star hotel by the River Ping in Chiang Mai - employs a sustainable approach to their architecture and designs. Decorative as well as utilitarian elements of the rooms, spaces and ambience are curated from the deep appreciation to nature, local wisdom and refined simplicities.

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Sheraton Hua Hin Pranburi Villas

Above: A bright day in Pranburi. Our pool villa is glowing under the morning sun. We started our recent road trip to the south by making a two-night, do-nothing stop in Pranburi. For those who are looking for a serious vacation, the one that would make you think of nothing, even the guilty feeling caused by some lingering, unfinished works, Pranburi would be the place I’d recommend. The place is about an hour south from Hua Hin, but...

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Le Cordon Bleu Dusit Relocation is Scheduled for January 2019

Above: Le Cordon Bleu Dusit Culinary School is celebrating its 11th anniversary in Bangkok with an announcement to relocate in January 2019.  With the last day at the current location at Dusit Thani Bangkok on 14 December 2018, Le Cordon Bleu Dusit Culinary School will begin the brand new academic year at the Zen Tower, Central World Shopping Centre, Ratchadamri Road, where it will occupy the 17th to 19th floors. Above: the new LCBD...

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What to Eat in Mukdaharn – Famous Bańh Bėo & Bánh bột lọc

Above: Bánh bột lọc – although with a similarity to Thai snack ‘stuffed sago dumpling’ or ‘sago sai moo’ – turns out to be a total different thing. Esan, Thailand – While traveling through the Northeast of Thailand recently, we stopped at the province of Mudaharn and savoured their famous snacks of ‘Bańh Bėo & Bánh bột lọc‘ at a small shophouse just opposite to the...

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กินเที่ยว อุบล + สกลนคร | Ubon Ratchathani + Sakhon Nakorn

Following our video on Ubon Ratchathani and Sakon Nakorn above, these are the practicalities and details about how we got there and where to stay, eat and shop in those two Northeast provinces of Thailand. Ubon Ratchathani Ubon Ratchathani (อุบลราชธานี) is about 600 km NE of Bangkok. This center of the lower NE region used to have the largest area on Thailand before big chunks of it were separated into two new provinces:...

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