Monthly Archives: January 2017

Wat Poramaiyikawat – Reclining Buddha on Koh Kret island

Reclining Buddha at Wat Poramaiyikawat

Wat Poramaiyikawat is located on Koh Kret island, which is a small island in the middle of the Chao Phraya River about 45 minutes drive north of Bangkok. There are more than 20 temples on Koh Kret. Wat Poramaiyikawat has

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Wat Kalayanamitra – Large Sitting Budda Temple in Bangkok

Wat Kalayanamitra Temple Bangkok

Wat Kalayanamitra is a Buddhist Temple on the western bank of the Chao Phraya River, on the other side of the river from the Bangkok city centre. Wat Kalayanamitra has one of the best sitting Buddha statues in Bangkok, located inside

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Wat Arun – Temple of Dawn Bangkok

Wat Arun Temple of Dawn Bangkok

Wat Arun is one of the most impressive Buddhist temples in Bangkok. Located on the western bank of Chao Phraya River. At the time Wat Arun was built it was in the centre of Bangkok, before the city center moved

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Koh Kret – the closest island to Bangkok

Koh Kret 45 minutes from Bangkok

Koh Kret (sometimes called Ko Kret or Ko Kred) is not the typical tropical island you think of when you think of Thai Islands. Koh Kret is actually a small island in the middle of the Chao Phraya River, around 45

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thai islands, Thailand

Best Steak in Bangkok at El Gaucho Argentinian Steakhouse

El Gaucho Argentinean Steakhouse Bangkok

I’ve eaten at some very nice steakhouses in Bangkok, mostly at some of the 5 star hotels like the Hilton Millenium Hotel. They serve up great steaks but if you are looking for the best steak in Bangkok, look no

Posted in Bangkok, Food, Steak, Steaks, Thailand

Flight Review Emirates Sydney to Bangkok A380 Economy Class

Flight Review Emirates A380 Sydney to Bangkok

Airline: Emirates Flight no: EK419 (Qantas code share flight no: QF8419) Route: Sydney to Bangkok Aircraft type: Airbus A380-800 Flight time: 9 hours Travel class: Economy Class Seat Width: 18 inches Seat Pitch: 32 – 34 inches Check out the Full

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Char Rooftop Bar Bangkok

Char Rooftop Bar Bangkok

Char Rooftop Bar is located on the 26th Floor of the trendy Indigo Hotel which is a boutique hotel on Wireless Road in central Bangkok, just a few minutes walk from Phloen Chit BTS Skytrain station. Other hotels within walking

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Cielo Sky Bar Bangkok

Cielo Sky Bar Bangkok

Cielo Sky Bar is a very classy rooftop bar located down Sukhumvit Rd in Bangkok. As it is located quite a far way down Sukhumvit Rd it gives a great view over the entire Bangkok skyline, looking back over all

Posted in Bangkok, Feature article, Thailand

Where to watch the Australian Open Tennis in Bangkok

Where to watch the Australian Open Tennis in Bangkok

There are quite a few good sports bars in Bangkok which will show the Australian Open Tennis matches. Check out below the sports bars where you can watch the Australian Open Tennis in Bangkok. Australian Open Tennis Monday 16th January

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Where to watch the Australian Open Tennis

If you are traveling around Asia while the Australian Open Tennis tournament is on, check out the links below for where you can watch the Australian Open Tennis: Australian Open Tennis Monday 16th January 2017 until Sunday 29th January 2017

Posted in Sporting Events