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...
Thailand On My Mind

Thailand On My Mind

It’s been a fantastic first few weeks in Lisbon, Portugal. I’m looking forward to telling you more very soon about all my new and exciting adventures here. But there is just one problem with having called so many different places “home” in my life (and any of the...
Sri Lanka, the next big luxury travel destination?

Sri Lanka, the next big luxury travel destination?

Sri Lanka is on the brink of becoming South Asia’s “it” destination for the upscale traveler. Abercrombie and Kent, the world’s leading luxury travel company, are now operating tours out of Colombo, and a host of influential hotel groups are getting ready to make...