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Colors of Italy in Bangkok at Venice Shopping Plaza

Bangkok, or sometimes known as the Big Mango is home to not just the Thais but an eclectic blend of nationalities from around the world calling this metropolis “home”. The concept of traveling has a different meaning in this city where if you cannot go to a place, someone will eventually bring the place to you. Therein lies the concept of the recent development of … Continue reading Colors of Italy in Bangkok at Venice Shopping Plaza

Thai lifestyles with a catty day at Fat Cat Cafe in Bangkok

It is a cat’s world out there. Forget the likes of Garfield when you can mingle with these adorable felines for real at the Fat Cat Cafe Club in Bangkok. A whole cafe dedicated to cats and their owners in the heart of the city is a welcome change. Most city dwellers in Bangkok live in flats, apartments or condos that do not permit animals … Continue reading Thai lifestyles with a catty day at Fat Cat Cafe in Bangkok

Best travel tips for 3 Days 2 Nights in Chiang Rai

Exploring the Northern provinces of Thailand is where you can still experience many of the traditional heart and culture of the country. As part of the ancient Lanna Kingdom and influences from neighbouring countries of Laos and Myanmar (formerly Burma) to as far as India and China, it is a melting pot of rich customs, food styles, handicrafts, sights and travel experiences. Infused with old … Continue reading Best travel tips for 3 Days 2 Nights in Chiang Rai

Beautiful budget motel Kongkam House in Chiang Rai

This is actually the first time I am in Chiang Rai. Prior to the trip, our plan was to cross over to the Burmese border to have a look around so we looked for hotels around the area of Mae Sai which is where the border gateway stands between Thailand and Burma. There are a few motels in Mae Sai and the bigger more prestigious … Continue reading Beautiful budget motel Kongkam House in Chiang Rai

Krua Sukhothai Restaurant Chiang Rai

Authentic Lanna dining at Krua Sukhothai Restaurant Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai being the Northern most city of Thailand was one of our destinations for exploration in Thailand. Having heard much about this province, we decided to make a 3 days 2 night stay in Chiang Rai and explore this region. Chiang Rai was  part of the former Mangrai dynasty and was made a capital city by King Mangrai in the year 1262 CE. Today … Continue reading Authentic Lanna dining at Krua Sukhothai Restaurant Chiang Rai

Chivit Thamma Da Restaurant Chiang Rai

The extraordinary at Chivit Thamma Da Restaurant Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai city has an affection for things Colonial, and this is the second restaurant that we have been too with similar affluent Colonial styles. Both these restaurants are situated along the same river, the River Kok but Chivit Thamma Da or “The Ordinary Life” in English is quite different in subtle touches and food. It is a family-run restaurant that has a concept of … Continue reading The extraordinary at Chivit Thamma Da Restaurant Chiang Rai

Cosy Beach View Condominium By 415

Two nights at Cosy Beach View Condotel by 415 Pattaya

Having been a regular guests at various hotels in Pattaya, I decided to try out the services of the fairly new condotel in Pratumnak Hill called Cosy Beach View. Not far from the ever popular Pattaya Walking Street, burgeoning nightlife and shopping area of Beach road, it afforded a more quiet environment (I did not have noisy neighbours or blaring music from the contesting pubs … Continue reading Two nights at Cosy Beach View Condotel by 415 Pattaya

5 Hill Tribe Villages Chiang Rai

Discovering life in the hills at 5 Hill Tribe Villages Chiang Rai

Rarely would you get a chance to spend time with the different ethnic and indigenous groups in Thailand while traveling unless you seek them out. It is quite an adventure where you can experience tribal life, living in a village, experience the hospitality of the hill tribe folks and most important of all, bring home a holiday experience in Chiang Rai that is unforgettable. Spend a day … Continue reading Discovering life in the hills at 5 Hill Tribe Villages Chiang Rai