RETURN TO KOH (ISLAND) PHA NGAN, THAILAND

Words & Photos by: Saifuddin Ismailji Located in the Gulf of South-east Thailand, the easy approach to Pha Ngan Island on arrival by air to Koh Samui or Surat Thani is to board the high speed Sea-Tran Ferry. Sea Tran also offers Discovery package with a day trip from Pha-Ngan to Koh Nang Yuan and other nearby …

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BACK TO KOH KUT ISLAND, THAILAND

I am back on Koh Kut (also called Koh Kood) Island, the off-the- beaten-track Island destination off the East-coast of Thailand. This time, I surface travel taking a five hour journey to Trat taking the services of Boonsiri bus and boat from Bangkok - the staging post to access final destination by Boonsiri Ferry: Koh …

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BEYOND BEAUTY ASEAN (BBAB), IMPACT ARENA, BANGKOK, THAILAND

The 5th Edition of Beyond Beauty ASEAN, Bangkok (BBAB) was held from 20 to 22 September, 2018 at hall 5-8 of the IMPACT Arena. Mark You Calendar: 6th BBAB to be held from 19-21 September, 2019, IMPACT, Bangkok. The gateway to S.E.Asia Beauty Market, the Show was formally opened with the graceful presence and addressed by …

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BACK TO KOH SAMUI – SOUTH-WEST THAILAND VILLA BEIGE HOLIDAY ESTATE

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About a decade ago, Koh Samui lived up to its mundane existence, its meaning “safe haven” for the Chinese word Saboey. Places like Centara Beach Resort (then Central Beach Resort), and some other along Chaweng that once appeared oases of peace and tranquility and hosts were friends;
now commercialized with the new breed of Gen Y, who may serve you in a charmless manner, in a haste (bear with them if they forget to serve you with a welcome drink while you walk in the lobby!) and the entire Chaweng stretch stink with smell of gutter.

I got lucky to have found a true hideaway in a paradise like place, which brought back the old charm of Samui in the realm of Villa Beige – a heavenly retreat that exactitude Samui, as it should be.

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I had returned after a gap of 3 years and see the ongoing change on…

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DUSIT THANI – ‘THE TIMELESS LEGEND’ The Talk of the Town Restaurants

For nearly half a century, the Dusit Thani have masterfully created menu to satisfy the taste buds of local visitor as well as international traveler in a variety of restaurant - most of them regarded among the best in town. BENJARONG THAI fine dining restaurant is adorn with classical Thai art work and paintings. We …

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BANGKOK’S ICONIC HOTELS: DUSIT THANI – ‘THE TIMELESS LEGEND’

First in the series of our firsthand experiencing some of the hotels that stands out among the others in the capital, follow on our travel update to plan your next stay at one of our recommended bed down: DUSIT THANI – ‘THE TIMELESS LEGEND’ (Follow the next post on Dusit's Talk of the Town Dining …

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