The Siam: Modern luxury in BKK.

While I certainly don’t mind a chain hotel (the Four Seasons Sayan is still my overall favorite property in the world), I think there’s also a time and place for a smaller, more intimate experience.  While our stay at the W was lovely (those beds!), when we transferred to The Siam at the end of […]

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The Dining Room at The House on Sathorn: #36 Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants

For our culinary adventure across Bangkok, this was what I would consider our most ‘casual’ experience.  To be fair, after as much as we had eaten, the venue was a blessing and the perfect final stop on our foodie tour of the city.  Deciding a bit late to follow up our lunch at Le Du, […]

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Sühring: #13 Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants.

Where to begin?  As I’m sure you’ve gathered by now, in a city like Bangkok, visitors are absolutely spoiled for new, exciting and modern restaurants, from fine dining to street food (and just about everything in between).  Previous to dining at Sühring, I hadn’t heard much about the venue, only that it was vaguely in […]

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Le Du: #37 Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants

First of all, what does it mean? Le Du actually comes from a Thai word – “ฤดู”, a synonym for the word “season” in Thai.  The name reflects an emphasis on our culinary creations out of seasonal produce. Although technically not open for lunch, Le Du was celebrating their recent placement on Asia’s Top 50 […]

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Issaya Siamese Club, #21 Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants

It took until day four during my trip to Thailand to actually enjoy Thai food.  I was supposed to go to #5 ranked Nahm, but a wretched food poisoning attack sidelined me from going (and I never get sick like that).  Therefore, coming off of a #21 placement the night before, I was delighted to visit […]

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W Bangkok: Most comfortable beds in the world.

The W brand has a special place in my heart.  On a cool night in January at the W Doha, the idea for Room 702 came to me (of course, that was because I couldn’t sleep because we were placed over a DJ spinning nothing but bass, but if that’s what it takes to get […]

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