Category: Interests

Don’t kill elephants with too much love

A century ago 100,000 to 200,000 elephants were living in Thailand. Today the number is estimated somewhere between 3,000 and 5,000, dropping at a rate of 3.5% every year. Twenty-five years from now when our children will be holidaying in Thailand, there will be no elephant left alive. If they are lucky, they will meet […]



Nahm Bangkok.

First opened in London in 2001, nahm was the first Thai restaurant to be awarded a Michelin star. Once relocated to Bangkok in 2010, the restaurant continued to make waves among the food professionals, the restauranteurs and the foodies alike. In 2014, nahm ranked number 1 in San Pellegrino’s Asia 50 Best, and kept a significant 8th […]



10 things about Thai food that you might have never heard of.

I have lived in Thailand for over seven years now in three very different places – Koh Phangan, Khanom and Chiang Mai. I have traveled around tens of thousands of kilometers, I have eaten in hundreds of restaurants, from tiny little stalls on the streets of Bangkok to some of the top fine-dining restaurants. Thus […]



Koh Lipe. Thailand’s most famous secret island.

I hate to be the one who says a place is not what it used to be. I hear this on a regular basis from foreigners who have been living in Thailand for 20 years as well as from those whoțve only been here six months. Disapproving of change shows one’s superiority regarding residence; it […]



City-break Bangkok. From sky bars to floating markets. Tips from a frequent visitor.

The internet is full of information about Bangkok. Where to sleep, what to see, where and what to eat and so on. Even people who have never been to the city know which are the must-dos and must-sees of the Thai capital. For those in search of a different experience during city-break in Bangkok, here […]