Where to Eat a Michelin Starred Meal in Thailand

One of the most popular reasons that people state when asked why they visit Thailand is the food. For most people they are talking the incredible local food options and street food. For others it is the high end restaurants offering Thai and International cuisine. The Michelin Guide has now published the restaurants in ThailandContinue reading “Where to Eat a Michelin Starred Meal in Thailand”

Gai Yang – Thai Grilled Chicken

Gai Yang can be found throughout Thailand as a street food as well as in restaurants. It is made with a number of marinades, here we have used a lemongrass and turmeric marinade, and you may want to experiment with flavours. We also have recipes for Gai Pad Med Mamuang (Thai Cashew Chicken), Gaeng KhiaoContinue reading “Gai Yang – Thai Grilled Chicken”

Airbnb Launch “Stay Thai, Your Style” Campaign

With international tourists only trickling into Thailand the focus for many tourism organisations and business owners in the country has been on encouraging domestic tourism. Now Airbnb has launched their Stay Thai, Your Style campaign, designed to encourage Thais and long term residents to travel throughout Thailand more. “In an unprecedented year where domestic travelContinue reading “Airbnb Launch “Stay Thai, Your Style” Campaign”

Top 7 Things To Do in Phuket

While we wait for borders to re-open and the chance to travel again we take a look at our top 7 things to do on Phuket in Thailand. We have lots of coverage on Phuket on our website including a where to stay guide. 1. Phang Nga Bay Sitting in the Strait of Malacca between Phuket island and theContinue reading “Top 7 Things To Do in Phuket”

October in Review

There still seems to be no end to the COVID-19 pandemic and the re-opening of much of Southeast Asia although there are the first, faint glimmers of hope. Undeterred we have continued to expand our content in the region to help people to plan and be inspired for future travel and also our general news,Continue reading “October in Review”

Street Food

My favourite pictures #7 I love street food. This picture sums up everything that is good about street food for me. Wander around a street market in many places in Southeast Asia and you will see all kinds of street food vendors. The whole experience adds up for me. Gazing at their menu trying toContinue reading “Street Food”

Top 7 Things To Do in Koh Samui

While we wait for borders to re-open and the chance to travel again we take a look at our top 7 things to do on Koh Samui in Thailand. We have lots of coverage on Koh Samui on our website including a where to stay guide. 1. Food, Glorious Thai Food What can we sayContinue reading “Top 7 Things To Do in Koh Samui”

50 Not Out

No this is not a post on cricket (50 not out is a cricket term), instead it is a celebration of reaching 50 posts since we launched in July. Here we look back at some of our, and your, favourite posts as we head towards our next 50. Where It All Began The very firstContinue reading “50 Not Out”

Scuba Diving in Krabi

We have visited Thailand on a number of occasions, always with the intention of spending some time scuba diving, but for various reasons it never happened. Finally in February 2020 we were determined to dive on our trip to Ao Nang in Krabi. We were aware that as we had not dived for a numberContinue reading “Scuba Diving in Krabi”

Gai Pad Med Mamuang (Thai Cashew Chicken)

An easy Thai dish to make that can be as delicious as the authentic versions found in restaurants and markets throughout Thailand This quick and easy recipe is an excellent introduction cooking and eating Thai food and a great dish for those who are already converts to Thai cuisine. Serves: 4 peoplePreparation time: 10 minutesCooking time:  15Continue reading “Gai Pad Med Mamuang (Thai Cashew Chicken)”