Samsara Phuket – Paradise in Phuket

Samsara Phuket – Paradise in Phuket

After exploring the Gulf, I headed west to Thailand’s Andaman coast. Here in Phuket, on Nakalay headland, I spent a few amazing days at Samsara Phuket. If the name rings a bell it’s because these eight luxurious villas have hosted a slew of celebrities including...
Lanna – Poolside Perfection in Samui

Lanna – Poolside Perfection in Samui

After some luxury relaxation in my Bay Residence villa on Koh Phangan, plus some spills and thrills thanks to The Challenge and Slip N Fly Party, I was on the move again. On a hazy morning, I took a ferry back across the water, bound for Phangnan’s island neighbour,...
Island luxury living part one: Bay Residence

Island luxury living part one: Bay Residence

After some time spent in Thailand’s crazy capital for TBEX Asia 2015, I was ready for some island time, and while Bangkok has my heart, I boarded my early flight to Koh Samui, looking forward to spending the next week in the islands. When I say early, I mean early; I...
#WhyILoveBangkok

#WhyILoveBangkok

Having lived in the cosmopolitan capital of Bangkok for almost a decade, I have come to love the city and all that it has to offer. There is something undoubtedly compelling about this Asian metropolis, also known as the ‘Big Mango’ and ‘City of Angels’, that draws me...
10 things you may (or may not) know about Thailand

10 things you may (or may not) know about Thailand

Having called Thailand my home since 1999, I have compiled a short list of 10 facts about The Kingdom, I hope you find it useful: 1. The sale of alcohol is heavily regulated in Thailand. You can only buy between 11:00-14:00 and 17:00-midnight. This law has been around...
Similan Islands: A Hidden Treasure in Thailand

Similan Islands: A Hidden Treasure in Thailand

I escaped to the Similan Islands for a few days last year and I’m still feeling totally awestruck by the experience. The national park, and UNESCO World Heritage Site, in southern Thailand is truly one of the last real gems of the Andaman Sea. While islands like...