Thailand

The Spa, The Surin, Phuket, Thailand

The Spa, The Surin, Phuket, Thailand

Words: Kirsten Durward   Photos: Monica Tindall Subtly integrated into the natural environment between wind sculpted boulders and verdant rain forest sits the tranquil haven of the Surin Spa. Rustic elegance seems like an oxymoron but both of these wo…

Bangkok

Top Five Restaurants in Bangkok

This month The Yum List asks friends from around the world to name their five favourite restaurants in a city of their choice. Here’s our first list of personal favourites from Marcus: Marcus’ Top 5 Thong Lor, Bangkok Restaurants Mellow, Thong Lor  – Gre…

Ka Jok See, Most Fun Night Out in Phuket!

Ka Jok See, Most Fun Night Out in Phuket!

Words: Kirsten Durward .   Photos: Monica Tindall Ask any Phuket expatriate resident about Ka Jok Se and you get a surprisingly similar reaction. The eyes twinkle, the edges of the mouth lift instinctively and a naughty look of glee overtakes the face. From firs…

Dream Hotel Bangkok

Dream Hotel Bangkok, Thailand

Words: Kirsten Durward    Photos: Courtesy of Dream Images I came to the Dream Hotel in Sukhumvit purely for convenience as it was round the corner from a conference I was attending. However it proved to be an extremely pleasant surprise for the price, and I f…