The secluded resort is a part of Phuket often overlooked by tourists and expatriates. But the Amanpuri is the pinnacle of luxury and worth exploring a new level of travel right on your doorstep.
The Hall of Opium Museum located in the Golden Triangle is a comprehensive history of the regions affinity for opium. From its early use by farmers, through to colonial trading, opium warlords, drug smuggling and the devastating effects of opium on individuals, communities and society, The Hall of Opium Museum is incredibly educating and informative.
For those who find Chiang Mai too busy, Chiang Rai will seem much more relaxing and manageable. A sleepier and more traditional Thai city, Chiang Rai was founded about 30 years before Chiang Mai by the same King, and at the time it was the capital of the Mengrai Kingdom (later known as the Lanna…
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.
Chiang Mai is full of secret spots surrounded with nature and Om Waters is one of the best ‘off the beaten track adventures’ to be found in the area.
On the border of Thailand and Laos is the impressive 1,700 metre peak of Phu Chi Fah.
With the Amanpuri celebrating its 30th birthday soon, Nama is an early gift from the two Aman properties in Japan. A dignified dining experience bringing the finest elements of Japanese culture to meet the high standards of the Aman brand, Nama truly is a taste of Japan.
‘Cold’ season is officially here, and evening temperatures are dropping into the cool teens, while daytime temperatures are enjoyable for a change. Not only is this the time to explore some of Chiang Mai’s amazing outdoor cafes, but it’s also a great time to camp!
A mountainous island, covered in dense forest, and offering long, clear beaches with gentle lapping waves. Koh Lanta is truly an island of nature. Koh Lanta is one of the lesser visited Islands in Krabi Province, so if you are looking to experience Thailand’s ‘Jai yen yen’ relaxed attitude then Koh Lanta island is the…
The Pimalai Spa is one of a kind – a spa within a five star hideaway resort within a national park, on an understated island surrounded by the Andaman sea.