Hotel Review: Thai Family Comes Full Circle with Launch of Lancaster Bangkok

The Lancaster Bangkok opened in November 2017. A five-star property, the hotel has 271 rooms, three food and beverage outlets, a rooftop swimming pool, a spa, and a spacious, well-equipped fitness centre.


Wheel2Wheel Roars into Thailand Just in Time for Songkran

Investment banker turned adventure seeker cum philanthropist Morgan Parker roared into Central Thailand from Cambodia just in time for Songkran, otherwise known as the Thai New Year or the Water Splashing Festival. And Morgan made quite a splash – in the most literal sense of the word! – as he motored his way through the …

Jim Thompson House: a Green Oasis in Downtown Bangkok

Jim Thompson (1906 – 1967) is credited with reviving Thailand's silk weaving industry. An American who was sent to Asia during World War II, he fell in love with Thailand, settling in Bangkok after the war ended.   He is spoken of with almost as much reverence in the Thai capital as Abraham Lincoln is …