This is my favorite of the Thai curries which comes in green, red or yellow. There are also Massaman curry which is less spicy. Most of the time, I simply ordered these dishes from Thai restaurants that … more
Shopping at this airport is excellent! One can get all kinds of souvenirs including silks and massage oils within the airport. Jim Thompson has at least 2 outlets here and it's tax-free if you buy in … more
For an evening out in the city of Bangkok to discover the traditional culture and songs & dances of Thailand, the performances at the Siam Niramit are worth the price of 1400 baht (around US$50) (including … more
Centrally located and hosted the best Thai restaurant (according to some magazine) as well as Spa and fitness center in the Sukhumvit area. I love the Grande Spa here although I stayed at Westin which … more
A reasonably old hotel across from Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit which is more luxurious and has better choices of facilities. Westin has friendly staff but the hotel makes you pay for almost everything, … more
This is the first All Seasons by Accor hotels that I'm staying in and reviewing. I must say it has surpassed any expectation I've of it! Coming out of Westin Sukhumvit (a 5* hotel, you know, it's … more
I was here only for a foot massage. Business appears to be good although I still prefer Oasis Spa for its setting and exclusivity. Lavana is a tad cheaper than Oasis Spa and there are more tourists here.   … more
An excellent supermarket which stocks up a great deal of fresh produce as well as novelty items. I love shopping here for crispy rice crackers as well as locally made spa products. It's one of the best … more
Sharrie posted a Quick Tip about CentralWorld.
December 18, 2010
It is the 3rd largest shopping complex in the world with more than 1/2 million sq. m of shopping mall. A portion of the complex was set on fire during this year's violence in Bangkok. CentralWorld has … more
One of my favorite places to shop in Bangkok. Siam Paragon is upscale with a nice food court and lots of fanciful retail outlets. The supermarket is great if you intend to shop for souvenirs to take home … more
Sharrie posted a Quick Tip about BTS Skytrain.
December 17, 2010
It's essential when in Bangkok since traffic is so bad in Bangkok. I found myself taking the Skytrain when in Siam Paragon on two occasions as the cars simply a standstill! However, even the train is … more
Sharrie posted a Quick Tip about Bangkok.
December 17, 2010
It's chaotic, exotic and at times confusing. Learning Thai is not on the cards for me. Massage is heavenly here while food is purely out of this world! I visit almost every year although I hate to see … more
A brand new hotel which I'm currently checking in for 3 nights. Great promotional rates for the opening. A mere 1900 thai baht (plus taxes of 17%) per night. Rooms are nice and spacious. Great and friendly … more