Chiang Khong

One night in Chiang Khong

Chiang Khong is a border crossing to Laos and a sleepy Thai town adjacent to an even more sleepy river. Many travellers don’t even stop in Chiang Khong as their destinations are on the other side of the Friendship Bridge; Huay Xai, the Mekong River and after a boat ride, the serene Luang Prabang.

Amanpuri Spa

The healing arts of the Amanpuri Spa

What should you expect from one of the leading spas in the country, if not in the world? With Thailand being home of the massage and the hotel being the flagship property for a leading luxury brand, my hopes were high. Luckily, as expected, the massage was nothing short of amazing! I only spent one…

Pimalai Resort & Spa

The 5 star Pimalai Resort & Spa

  The Pimalai Resort & Spa is the most spectacular property on Koh Lanta. Located halfway down the west coast of the island, the Pimalai blends into the tropical rain forest on a hillside, and offers stunning views of a beautiful white sand beach, the Andaman sea and Koh Haa on the horizon.

Koh Haa sunset cruise

Koh Lanta day trips with the Pimalai

If staying in a lush villa, perched on a hillside covered with the dense Thai rain forest, overlooking the Andaman sea isn’t enough of an adventure for you then the Pimalai Resort and Spa has you covered. The Pimalai has a range of Koh Lanta day trips a cut above the rest, with full day…