Archive for category: Food

/ 5 August 2016 14 h 00 min

The Khantoke Dinner

When travelling to the North of Thailand, do not miss khantoke  dinner. Khantok in the Northern dialect means a wooden tray used for carrying dishes. Round in shape, it is made of teak wood, varnished or lacquered with 5 or 6 legs to support it. A Buddhist monk in the North is credited with the making of the first khantok. [...]

/ 26 February 2016 12 h 00 min

Mandarin Oriental Bangkok

When you think of fine dining at the highest level, Le Normandie has long been at the top of most food connoisseur’s list. It is one of the best loved French restaurants in Asia as exclusive as its high society clientele. Le Normandie offers a delicious fine dining menu and an exceptional wine cellar. The highlight is still the surreal [...]

/ 17 November 2015 9 h 15 min

Baan Thai House, Ayutthaya.

Baan Thai House offers a relaxing hideaway offering free Wi-Fi and free bicycle rentals. Thai-style villas feature balconies with garden or lake views. A spa is offered in the resort.Baan Thai House offers a relaxing hideaway offering free Wi-Fi and free bicycle rentals. Thai-style villas feature balconies with garden or lake views. A spa is offered in the resort. Located [...]

/ 5 November 2015 3 h 09 min

Popular Thai Dishes

Tom Yum Goong – This is the national aroma of Thailand, thanks to the generous use of fragrant herbs. Lemongrass, lime leaves, galangal, and shallots provide the memorable smells, with chilis and fish sauce providing the kick. Substance comes in the form of jumbo shrimp (goong) and mushrooms. The flavour is a unique combination of spicy hot and sour and [...]

/ 16 October 2015 1 h 00 min

Phuket Vegetarian Festival

In the days leading up to the Vegetarian Festival, the street-sides are slowly being transformed into vegan hawker stalls. Along the highways in the vacant parking lots, in empty fields and popular markets, kitchens are being constructed. You will know you are near a temple in Phuket by the number of red and yellow Jay/เจ flags you see, the roads [...]

/ 26 February 2015 12 h 42 min

Silayok Grand Hotel, Tak Thailand

Stay like a local – chosen by guests looking to spend less and get more. Offering a comfortable accommodation, Silayok Grand Hotel is located in Tak. The hotel offers free WiFi access in all areas and free private parking on-site. All guestrooms come with air conditioning, a flat-screen cable TV and a refrigerator. Fitted with a shower, the en suite [...]

/ 25 February 2015 14 h 43 min

Baiyoke Sky Hotel, Bangkok

Featuring panoramic views of Bangkok, Baiyoke Sky Hotel stands at 88-storeys, making it Thailand’s tallest hotel. It features a revolving roof deck, observation deck and 7 dining options. Baiyoke Sky Hotel is situated in the downtown area of Pathumwan. It is a 5-minute walk to Rachaprarop Train Station, from which Suvarnabhumi Airport is a 25-minute train ride away. Hotel Baiyoke [...]

/ 23 January 2015 5 h 56 min

Scalini Bangkok

Bangkok dining scene is a dynamic one with this trendy Italian-American, elegantly in this stylish successful restaurant at Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok hotel, Thailand. Chic and relaxed, with a focus on fine foods and high-quality ingredients. Not to compare with any other hotels, Dining concept here that is tailor made for business and special occasion dining. Experience wine tasting or dine [...]