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Top 5 Romantic Getaways in Thailand

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Top 5 Romantic Getaways in Thailand

Krabi – It’s hard to beat Krabi when it comes to atmosphere. Magnificent white sand beaches, towering boulders rising from the azure sea, and emerald jungles teeming with flora. All of these things make Krabi our top pick for a romantic getaway. Phuket – Coming in a close second is the world renowned tropical island of Phuket. […]

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Celebrating the New Year in Bangkok?

Celebrating the New Year in Bangkok?

If you’re planning to celebrate the New Year in Bangkok be sure to remember the following things to make your night smooth and fun. Be aware of your surroundings – This sounds obvious – but with all those libations it’s easy to lose track of what’s going on around you. Choose where to party wisely – Expect […]

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Where to stay in Bangkok? Amari Residences Bangkok

Where to stay in Bangkok? Amari Residences Bangkok

Amari Residences Bangkok is one of our newest serviced apartments with top-of-the line amenities and a prime location adjacent to Bangkok Hospital – which makes it ideally suited for guests receiving medical treatments. Have a look at the photo gallery. All of the rooms have been carefully appointed with guest comfort in mind. If you’re staying […]

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Sunrise at Bangkok’s Pratunam Market

Sunrise at Bangkok’s Pratunam Market

Central Bangkok has dodged flooding and life is getting back to normal. The sun shines through pink coverings as market vendors set up for the day in Bangkok’s bustling Pratunam market just outside the Amari Watergate Bangkok. All of our central Bangkok properties are open and the highway from Suvarnabhumi International Airport is clear. Leave a […]

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Thailand Floods – Central Bangkok Back to Normal

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Thailand Floods – Central Bangkok Back to Normal

Central Bangkok is back to normal and the threat of flooding has passed. Life is moving along in vibrant Pratunam. We would like to extend our sincere and heartfelt condolences to all of the flood victims. We’ve been working with charities in Thailand to do what we can to help and we will report back […]

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British FCO Declares Bangkok Safe

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British FCO Declares Bangkok Safe

The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office has declared Bangkok safe according to a recent report. The FCO said on their website: “We now assess that the risk of floods affecting central Bangkok is reducing, though a small risk remains that some of the floodwater affecting the suburbs to the north, east and west of Bangkok could […]

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Getting Around Bangkok – BTS Skytrain for Newbies

Getting Around Bangkok – BTS Skytrain for Newbies

Bangkok is notorious for its congestion. Here are some tips to help you navigate this city effectively from the Amari Watergate Bangkok. BTS Chit Lom station is approximately a 10 – 15 minute walk from the Amari Watergate. Cross Petchburi Road (in front of the Amari Watergate), proceed over the foot bridge with Central World on […]

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Best Places to Shop in Pattaya

Best Places to Shop in Pattaya

Sometimes you just want to escape the heat and there is no better way to do this than by hitting Pattaya’s shopping scene. Designer brands, local crafts and an endless array of people to watch makes these destinations worthwhile sanctuaries in Thailand’s resort playground.   So where are the best places to shop in Pattaya? […]

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Taxis in Bangkok – 10 Key Thing to Remember

Taxis in Bangkok – 10 Key Thing to Remember

Metered Taxis in Bangkok are a comfortable way to get around town – but there are some key things to remember. Key Things to Remember: If the driver claims that your destination is closed, doesn’t know where it is, or tries to take you elsewhere, just get out of the taxi All taxis are metered […]

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Curious Cuisine – Thailand: Delicious Sea Snails

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Curious Cuisine – Thailand: Delicious Sea Snails

The French have Escargot, a dish of cooked land snails usually served as an appetiser, while Thai’s have Hoi Wan – commonly known as Sea Snails. This delicious delicacy is served at street side seafood restaurants all around Thailand. It can be enjoyed grilled with spicy green seafood sauce or in a number of creative […]

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