Southeast Asia Dishes Feature Heavily In World’s 50 Best Foods

Beef Pho credit DeaShoot on flickr The quality and variety of food throughout Southeast Asia is again underlined in CNN Travel’s list of the World’s Best 50 Foods with 11 entries including the number 1. We love Southeast Asian food and have included some of our favourite recipes on Flyingdog Travel. The full list ofContinue reading “Southeast Asia Dishes Feature Heavily In World’s 50 Best Foods”

Best Restaurants In Southeast Asia Announced

Main picture from Le Du, Bangkok, credit 50 Best The list of Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2021, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, was announced on March 25, 2021, via a virtual awards ceremony.  The Chairman in Hong Kong topped the list but here are the top rated restaurants in the Southeast Asia Region. 2Continue reading “Best Restaurants In Southeast Asia Announced”

Essence Of Asia Best Restaurants

A number of Southeast Asia restaurants feature in a new collection of restaurants throughout Asia dubbed the “Essence of Asia”. The unranked collection of 50 restaurants is designed to represent the “spirit of Asian gastronomy” with eateries that honour culinary traditions, reinvent indigenous cuisines and revive centuries old recipes. “We are honoured to unveil theContinue reading “Essence Of Asia Best Restaurants”

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”

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