Monthly Archives: January 2015

Siam Beach Resort Koh Kood Thailand

Siam Beach Resort Koh Kood Thailand

My hotel star review for Siam Beach Resort Koh Kood – 3.5 out of 5 stars. I spent 4 nights on the beautiful, tropical island Koh Kood in Thailand. The first 2 nights I stayed at Captain Hook Resort (see

Posted in Hotels, Koh Kood, Thai islands, Thailand

Beautiful secluded resort – Captain Hook Resort Koh Kood

Captain Hook Resort Koh Kood Thailand

If you ignore the unusual name, Captain Hook Resort, you will discover an amazing secluded resort on the beautiful, remote, tropical island of Koh Kood in Thailand, close to the border of Cambodia. Captain Hook Resort is part of a

Posted in Hotels, Koh Kood, Thai islands, Thailand

Best Shanghai Soup Dumplings in Bangkok

Different flavoured soup dumplings at Crystal Jade Restaurant Bangkok

There are plenty of good Chinese Restaurants in Bangkok serving different types of Chinese cuisine from all regions of China. One of my favourite Chinese dishes is Xiao Long Bao or Steamed Pork Soup Dumplings often referred as Shanghai Soup

Posted in Bangkok, Chinese, Food, Thailand

Beating the Post Holiday Blues

Dreaming of your next holiday

Going back to work is always a struggle after a nice long holiday. It is not so bad after a short 1 week holiday though usually a holiday of 2 weeks or more is when you really switch off from

Posted in Feature article

Ribs, Burgers and Beer in Sydney

American Old Faithful Burger at the Meat District Co Sydney

Sydney, like most of Australia, has burger restaurants popping up everywhere. It seems every few weeks a new burger joint opens up in Sydney. The lastest burger joint to hit Sydney, which opened in late 2014, is the Meat District

Posted in Australia, Burgers, CBD, Food, King Street Wharf, Sydney