Dusit Thani Bangkok Beyond Boundaries Weekend Brunch

Dusit Thani Bangkok has been open as the first Thai-owned five star urban hotel since the year 1970. Now, the latest news update, along with this magnificent weekend brunch, is that they are closing for a US$1.1 billion new development on January 5, 2019 at 14.00. Those who would like to be the last guests of this legendary hotel should now book their rooms. For me, there are loads of memories at this hotel. As a reporter back in the 1990s, I...

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Restaurant – Blue Elephant Bangkok’s Heritage Menu + GranMonte Wine

For a restaurant that has been around for decades and still thriving such as ‘Blue Elephant,’ the word ‘heritage’ comes along as naturally as it is suitably. This tried-and-true Thai restaurant has become somehow a destination for visitors interested in Thai cuisine as well as for locals who go there for a trusty and beautiful place to treat their guests. And from April 2018 onwards, the restaurant is serving a special...

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ธนาคารปู บ้านปลา ประจวบคีรีขันธ์ | Crab Bank + Fish Habitat in Prachuab Khiri khan

(⬇︎ ภาษาไทย ⬇︎) Local fishermen in Thailand are fighting a losing game against the deterioration of marine ecology caused by destructive fishing equipment and over fishery. In this video, we interviewed two fishermen in Prachuab Kirikhan province. One heads the community’s blue swimming crab cooperative that plays an important role sustaining and increasing the crab populations in the area. Another is a young...

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Blue Lotus Hua Hin – When Pastries Become Plant-Based

or plant-based cuisine is still pretty much in its infancy in Thailand, but somehow in Pranburi – the seaside resort town about half an hour south of Hua Hin – there is a serious plant-based culinary school with various courses catering to those looking for some fulfilling and healthy meat-free alternatives to their daily diets. I recently spent a week learning how to make vegan pastries at Blue Lotus Hua Hin‘s plant-based...

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ปราณบุรีชวนชิม 3 ร้านอร่อยเด็ดและเผ็ดมาก | What to Eat in Pranburi? Delicious and Fresh Seafood Cooked Thai Style?

(⬇︎ภาษาไทย⬇︎) I supposed you’ll feel like a good spree of tasty local seafood when you are Pranburi – an idyllic seaside town about half an hour drive from the more touristic Hua Hin.  So, yes! here are the top three that we highly recommend. We were there several times and still like them all. Pranburi is still local and away from it all, hence their food still pretty much rustic (which we love), super...

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Restaurant Pranburi – Udom Pochana|อุดมโภชนา ปราณบุรี

(⬇︎ภาษาไทย⬇︎) Udom Pochana is a family-style seafood restaurant in Pranburi district of Prachuab Kirikhan, about half an hour south of Hua Hin. It is also perhaps the longest standing in the area. After 58 years at its original location near Pak Nam Pran, the restaurant has now moved and expanded. Now, the restaurant which is run by second and third generations can serve up to 800 guests. Live bands during weekends, mostly...

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Toledo, Spain |โทเลโด เมืองมัวร์ สเปน

(⬇︎ภาษาไทย⬇︎) Toledo, Spain – After Madrid, we began our Iberian Peninsula expedition in Toledo – the former capital of Spain – about 90 kilometres south. It was a stopover on our way to Salamanca, and we first took sight of their gorgeous and naturally fortified ancient city that was listed as a World Heritage by UNESCO in 1986. จากมาดริด...

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Restaurant – Cafe de Norasingha, กาแฟนรสิงห์ Phya Thai Palace, Bangkok

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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Madrid – A Guide | เที่ยวมาดริด สเปน

(⬇︎ENGLISH⬇︎) มาดริดไม่ได้เป็นเมืองที่สวยงามที่สุดในยุโรป แต่ก็เป็นเมืองที่มีประวัติศาสตร์น่าสนใจโดยเฉพาะที่เกี่ยวกับประเทศเพื่อนบ้านอย่างโปรตุเกส...

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