Michael Taylor embarks on his first press trip as a travel blogger. He is flown to Phuket, Thailand, where he joins several other journalists and travel writers as they explore the tropical paradise.
Scandinavians First to Head Off the Beaten Track
The Swedes discovered Greater Khanom about 10 years ago, and the Finns and Danes followed five years later. The Norwegians, meanwhile, headed to Bali.
Aava Resort and Spa on Nadan Beach in Khanon [Thailand]
Two Finnish backpackers opened a luxurious resort hotel in Southern Thailand.
King ‘ s Cup Elephant Polo in Chiang Mai Raises Money for Endangered Species
Thailand: King's Cup Polo Tournament in Chiang Mai raises money for elephants and children.
How to Keep Fit: In Room Fitness in Bangkok
If you are like me, you are often disappointed by the fitness centres you find at hotels when you are on the road. Even some of the fitness centres at five star hotels can prove seriously lacking. No expense is spared when it comes to the spa, the the F&B outlets, or the lobby. Even …
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Hotel Review: Dusit D2 Baraquda, Euro Chic Near the Beach in Pattaya
Dusit D2 Baraquda in Pattaya is a boutique hotel with a distinctive personality in the Thai beach resort just 90 minutes fromj Bangkok International Airport.
Thailand: Road to Pattaya – Time for Another Look?
Pattaya: as one of the first beach resorts in Southeast Asia, Pattaya has something for everyone. There are stylish resorts and inexpensive hostels.
Hong Kong Raises Red Alert as First Day of Bangkok Protests Passes Without Incident
A storm is gathering in Thailand as a red tide from the countryside starts lapping at the gates of the nation's capital. But the question on everyone's mind is, will this red tide be a tsunami or a mere ripple in the sea? Or, perhaps, just a tempest in a teapot? Traffic was lighter by …
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Thailand: Detox & Rejuvenation, Day Three
Detox versus rejuvenation - who says that nutritious food has to be bland? Love Kitchen at Absolute Sanctuary in Koh Samui, save delicious yet healthy meals!
Thailand: Arrival in Koh Samui
Koh Samui Airport has one of the world's cutest terminals. Arrival at Absolute Sanctuary for one week's holistic health treatment.