The Old-World Charm of Khlong Bang Luang Artist House

April 12, 2018 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Special Interest, Thailand, Travel

Venture by long-tail boat into Bangkok’s old Thonburi district and visit Khlong Bang Luang Artist House – part of a local canal community that epitomizes the old-world charm of early 20th century Bangkok.

MY BANGKOK – LUMPHINI PARK

It’s Bangkok’s Hyde Park or Central Park. With an Asian twist.

Exploring the Ancient Man-made Island of Koh Kret

January 16, 2018 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Authentic Experiences, Thailand

Koh Kret, a man-made island in the middle of the Chao Phraya River, offers a fascinating window onto the locale’s ethnic Mon community and its pottery industry, only an hour by boat from central Bangkok.

New Lease of Life for Bangkok’s Old Warehouses

November 30, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Special Interest, Thailand, Travel

In recent years, new efforts have been made to preserve Bangkok’s crumbling architecture, with sites like Warehouse 30 and Lhong 1919 meticulously restored to fulfil new and exciting functions.

First Capital City of the Kingdom of Siam

October 17, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Thailand, Travel

Thailand has a number of impressive historical landmarks that have been recognized by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites, among them, the stunning 13th and 14th century ruins at Sukhothai Historical Park.