Pattaya Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Thailand > Pattaya Travel Guide Blog Posts Pattaya – The beach of Bangkok, and thoughts on retirement Accommodation Pattaya hotels – Search for discount hotels in Pattaya with lowest rates guaranteed. Hotel Review Hotel Zing Travel Guides Pattaya – Information from the Tourism Authority of Thailand. Pattaya Adventures – City guide featuring […]

Hotel Review: Park Plaza Sukhumvit Hotel, Bangkok – Centrally located near Asoke BTS

Hotel Name: Park Plaza Sukhumvit Hotel Address: 16 Ratchadapisek Road, BTS Asoke Station Sukhumvit, Bangkok, Thailand. I stayed at the Park Plaza Sukhumvit Hotel as a guest of Club Carlson, who I was working with on their Global Travelers campaign. The hotel is located a few minutes walk from the Asok BTS station on Sukhumvit, […]

Revisiting Bangkok

When a man is tired of Bangkok, he is tired of life Bangkok was the third city in my seven city tour of Asia with Club Carlson. Being based in Southeast Asia I pass through Bangkok a few times a year, either as a transit hub or for business/travel meet ups. It’s a city I […]

The Old Town of Phuket City – Thailand

On the second stop of my seven destination tour of Asia I visited Phuket in Thailand. While Phuket is best known for beaches there is an interesting old town area in the provincial capital city, Phuket Town. I was there a few years ago so I went and had another look to see what has […]

Hotel Review: Radisson Blu Plaza Resort Phuket Panwa Beach, Phuket – Thailand

Hotel Name: Radisson Blu Plaza Resort Phuket Panwa Beach Address: 44/5 Moo 8 Sakdidesh Road, Panwa Cape, Phuket, Thailand I stayed at the Radisson Blu Plaza Resort Phuket Panwa Beach as a guest of Club Carlson, who I was working with on their Global Travelers campaign. I’ve been to Phuket a few times but had […]

Where I’m At: May, 2013 – Bangkok

I arrived in Bangkok last July with a plan to be here for three months before heading back to London. During that time I ended up going to Ho Chi Minh City instead, where I spent five of the last nine months. It seems that Saigon is putting in a good case for being a […]

Thailand Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Thailand Travel Guide Destination Guides Bangkok Chiang Mai Chiang Rai Hat Yai Ko Chang Koh Samui Ko Lanta Ko Pha Ngan Ko Phayam Nakhon Si Thammarat Pattaya Phuket Ubon Ratchathani Nomadic Notes Blog Posts Thailand Ornamental street signs of Thailand Bangkok View Bangkok from the King Power MahaNakhon Tower The re-emergence of […]

A day as an extra on the tsunami film, The Impossible

I have been self employed for close to 10 years now, but there have been occasions that I have taken up the odd day job. There was that time in Mumbai where I was a Bollywood voice over extra. Recently in Melbourne I got back on the factory floor for a day to help pack […]

Cafes in Bangkok to work from

Last updated 16 October, 2015 Bangkok Cafes Map Bangkok Cafes Map foursquare.com Bangkok Cafes Cafe Locations Sukhumvit – Along Sukhumvit Rd from Ploen Chit Siam/Chit Lom – Sound Siam, Chit Lom, Ratchadamri, National Stadium, and Ratchathewi. Phaya Thai – Along Sukhumvit line from Phaya Thai to Ari. Silom/Sathorn Chinatown Old Town – Khao San Rd […]

Book Review: 101 things to do in Bangkok

Bangkok is a sprawling city which does not give away its highlights easily, and if you don’t know your way around it’s easy to miss many of its highlights. I’m fortunate in that I know some locals who offer me recommendations of things to do. One of those locals is travel blogger Mark Wiens from […]