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Breakfast in Bangkok: Dean & Deluca – Central Embassy

Filed in Bangkok, Dining, Food, Thailand by on August 1, 2014 0 Comments
Breakfast in Bangkok: Dean & Deluca – Central Embassy

Breakfast in Bangkok, a sometimes frustrating affair Being British (well, partly!) and having predominantly lived in the Western hemisphere, my breakfasts traditionally consisted of sausages, eggs and bacon. Depending on where in the West you’re from, a brekky could also come packed with a mix of any of the following: baked beans, toast, sautéed mushrooms, hash browns, and […]

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Krabi is one of NY Times 52 Places to Go in 2014

Filed in Amari, Amari Vogue Krabi, Krabi, Thailand by on January 22, 2014 0 Comments
Krabi is one of NY Times 52 Places to Go in 2014

Krabi was recently covered by the New York Times as one of their 52 Places to Go in 2014 (found here). So we thought it was the perfect opportunity to cover what we love about the destination, as well as some of our hand-picked recommendations on what to do should you decide to take the […]

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Best Fine Dining Restaurants in Thailand – Tripadvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards 2013

Best Fine Dining Restaurants in Thailand – Tripadvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards 2013

Thailand offers a diverse range of dining options and whilst it’s predominantly renowned for authentic street food favourites such as Pad Thai and Som Tam, to Moo Ping (Pork Skewers) and Mango Sticky Rice. If you’re looking for the best fine dining experiences, The Land of Smiles certainly doesn’t disappoint either! With plenty of outstanding […]

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Loy Krathong and Yi Peng Festival 2013

Loy Krathong and Yi Peng Festival 2013

Loy Krathong and Yi Peng are fast approaching, so we thought we’d go over the two festivals, what’s similar and different between them, and then let you know where the festivities will take place so you can join in! Some reports initially suggested that the celebrations would be cancelled due to the death of the late […]

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Stunning sunsets – Amari Vogue Krabi named in top 10 list

Filed in Amari Vogue Krabi by on October 2, 2013 0 Comments
Stunning sunsets – Amari Vogue Krabi named in top 10 list

Looking for stunning sunsets and fantastic scenery? Look no further than Amari Vogue Krabi. Located in a secluded beachfront setting, overlooking the pristine Tub Kaek beach, Amari Vogue Krabi offers the perfect vantage point to sit back and enjoy the view whilst enjoying sun downer cocktails or a perfectly chilled glass of wine. Trip Advisor […]

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Introducing Amari Buriram United – the first football themed hotel in Thailand

Filed in Amari Buriram United by on October 1, 2013 0 Comments
Introducing Amari Buriram United – the first football themed hotel in Thailand

Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group has been appointed to operate a 60-room football themed hotel in Thailand’s North Eastern province, Buriram. Amari Buriram United is owned by Buriram United Sport Hotel Co., Ltd. It will be operated by ONYX Hospitality Group under the Amari brand. Buriram is well known in Thailand for two things; its rich […]

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16th Midnight Charity Run – Everything You Need to Know

Filed in Amari Watergate Bangkok by on September 30, 2013 3 Comments
16th Midnight Charity Run – Everything You Need to Know

Every year Amari Watergate Bangkok and BMW Thailand hold a Charity Midnight Run on the streets of Bangkok. Entering its 16th term this massive event will take place on Saturday 19 October 2013 and is sure to draw huge crowds and media attention, with more than thousands of runners competing in 6 and 12 kilometre […]

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What to Expect: Samui Latin and Jazz Week

Filed in Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui by on August 30, 2013 0 Comments
What to Expect: Samui Latin and Jazz Week

For the fourth consecutive year, the paradisiacal island of Koh Samui will play host to the Samui Latin and Jazz Week. This fantastic showcase begins in the evening on 29 September and there will be concerts running right until 6 October 2013. So just what can you expect from this week long event? A jam-packed […]

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Interview – Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui General Manager Martin Kunzmann

Filed in Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui, Thailand by on August 21, 2013 0 Comments
Interview – Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui General Manager Martin Kunzmann

Our friends over at Destinology have posted up a great interview featuring Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui General Manager, Martin Kunzmann. Covering a broad range of interesting subjects areas, from his early and current career as a hotelier, to some of his most notable guest encounters, and some behind the scenes stories on his team! […]

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Diana Edelman recounts her experience at Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui

Filed in Amari, Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui, Thailand by on July 24, 2013 0 Comments
Diana Edelman recounts her experience at Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui

Amari Palm Reef Koh Samui recently hosted travel writer Diana Edelman who was kind enough to document (with pictures!) her experience on her blog. We found it such an enjoyable read that we thought we’d share a tiny excerpt from it, simply because you’ve got to read the whole thing (link to the full review […]

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