Are you looking for the ultimate shopping experience in Bangkok? Then you have to visit Chatuchak Market! In Bangkok you will find bargains for clothes and souvenirs at almost every corner, but nothing beats the experience of spending a day at Chatuchak Market!
If you are going to Thailand, you should definitely think about a short visit to the North of the country. Sure, island hopping in Southern Thailand is fun and who doesn't like white sand beaches anyway? But Thailand has more to offer!
So I stranded in Phuket Old town last October at the wonderful The Memory at On On Hotel. After a long day of travelling and endless discussions with cab drivers over way too overpriced fares I wasn't in the mood for anything at all. But, as usual, when I'm having a hard time on the road, the next surprise is just around the corner.
When I landed at Koh Samui airport I suddenly remembered: I always loved the atmosphere at airports since I was a little girl. No wonder I ended up in the airline industry.
When it comes to hotels I'm not a big fan of hotel chains. Not that I don't appreciate the ameneties of a bigger hotel, but in the end it still reminds me of work, as we as crews always stay there. In my vacation, I rather try to seek the unusual. And that how I stranded one day at The Memory at On On in Phuket.
“…und dann ist hier die Hipster Area.” Waaah? ‘Ne Hipster Area mitten im tiefsten Thailand. Ach. Hätte ich mich mal auch hier besser vorbereitet, hätte ich gewusst, dass Chiang Mai an manchen Stellen in Sachen Hip-ness meinem vertrauten Berlin-Mitte in nix nachsteht. Aber so war ich erstmal mittelschwer erstaunt, als mir das Besitzerpärchen meiner […]
Bangkok - the city of temples. Even if you are not interested in religion, you should definitely pay a visit to tthe biggest temple highlights in Bangkok like the Wat Pra Kaew or the Wat Pho. If you are near Chinatown, this is a good opportunity to see the Golden Buddha in Bangkok!
Before I first came there, I’d never had the idea to do a cooking class in Thailand. Too expensive, I thought, and probably only interesting for ambitious chefs. But when I got there I realized: You can book a cooking course almost everywhere in Thailand and it’s kind of a Must-Do for any visitor. They […]