Category Archive: Thailand

November 11, 2015   /   by Ari Struhl   /   , , ,

Family Fun in the Heart of Bangkok

Family Fun in the Heart of Bangkok

Family vacations should be about having fun together – and that’s not a bad thing. Children grow up so fast and it’s important that they enjoy happy, lifelong memories with their loved ones. But, sometimes large age gaps between family members can lead to conflicts of interest when it comes to finding a group activity. So, here are […]

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October 8, 2015   /   by Ari Struhl   /   , , , , , ,

4 Reasons to Love Serviced Apartments

4 Reasons to Love Serviced Apartments

Comforts of Home with the Benefits of a Hotel Every Amari hotel has its own charm: a beautiful ocean view, huge pools, exclusive clubs and lounges for both children and adults. But among all these jewels are two hidden gems: Amari Nova Suites Pattaya and Amari Residences Bangkok. Unlike most of the hotels in our Amari […]

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October 5, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , ,

#DiscoverAmari: The Ideal Itinerary For A Bangkok & Phuket Holiday

#DiscoverAmari: The Ideal Itinerary For A Bangkok & Phuket Holiday

Top Itinerary For Thailand’s Top Spots Planning a trip to Thailand and confused about how and where to spend your time? Yes, we’ve all been there before. Read our quick summary of Team #DiscoverAmari’s recent experience with media professionals from the Middle East to get an idea of what’s on offer to see, do and eat […]

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June 15, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   ,

Master Thai Cooking With A Private Class At Amari

Master Thai Cooking With A Private Class At Amari

Cook up a storm! Did you know that you can have your own private Thai Cooking Class when visiting some Amari hotels and resorts*? *Note: Cooking Class is not available at all properties. Please check beforehand for availability and prices. Recently #DiscoverAmari visited Amari Hua Hin to see a Thai Cooking Class in action. It was a fun-filled, […]

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May 19, 2015   /   by Laura Rand   /   , , ,

Top 5 Cafés To Visit in Bangkok

Top 5 Cafés To Visit in Bangkok

With a trip to Bangkok you’ll experience everything from dining at rooftop venues to shopping at wholesale markets, but what you really can’t miss are some of the city’s trendiest cafés. Take a break from the city hustle, be a local and enjoy a relaxing break in one of our personally tried and recommended  Top 5 Cafés To […]

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May 8, 2015   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , ,

#DiscoverAmari: The Grand Palace and Wat Arun Bangkok, Thailand

#DiscoverAmari: The Grand Palace and Wat Arun Bangkok, Thailand

Team #DiscoverAmari spent a sunny Sunday morning exploring Bangkok’s historical royal landmark the Grand Palace complex and the impressive Wat Arun temple just across the river from the complex. Located just 30 minutes from the Amari Watergate Bangkok hotel, it’s a great way to spend half a day getting a glimpse into Thailand’s rich cultural […]

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November 4, 2014   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , ,

Amari Phuket Expansion

Amari Phuket Expansion

A little history… Amari Phuket will be entering 30 years of operations come 2015. Welcoming guests from all corners of the world, crafting countless memories for families, couples and friends. The resort has been immensely popular for the past three decades, that we had big plans in store to make it even better. The result? After […]

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September 12, 2014   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , ,

Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 2: Gram – Thong Lor

Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 2: Gram – Thong Lor

Breakfast in Bangkok: Gram – Thong Lor This is Part 2 in my series of posts covering the Best Breakfasts in Bangkok. Here’s the link to the first post in case you missed it: Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 1: Dean & Deluca – Central Embassy. Today’s article covers Gram, a breakfast and brunch joint that serves all … […]

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August 28, 2014   /   by Diana Edelman   /   , , , , , ,

Forget Pad Thai! 5 Must Try Thai Eats

Forget Pad Thai! 5 Must Try Thai Eats

Sure, pad thai is a staple dish of Thailand. And, yes, perhaps it is the most well-known Thai dish outside of the country, too. But … when visiting Thailand, a delicious abundance of options lie in wait, ready to treat those taste buds to never-before-tried flavor combinations. While the cuisine differs from the north to […]

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August 1, 2014   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , ,

Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 1: Dean & Deluca – Central Embassy

Breakfast in Bangkok Pt. 1: 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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July 24, 2014   /   by Diana Edelman   /   , , ,

5 Cultural Tips for Visiting Thailand

5 Cultural Tips for Visiting Thailand

The “Land of Smiles” is enchanting. Thailand is a country filled with beauty, wonder, culture and religion. It is unlike that of the western world, and adheres to different standards and cultural norms. Without a doubt, this country will leave a mark on you well after your visit. However, it is important that people coming […]

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Tips for Celebrating Songkran in Thailand

In Thailand, there are two New Year celebrations – one on 31 December and then one in April. But, the celebration in April isn’t what you’d imagine. Fireworks, a countdown, a night of partying and being with a special someone isn’t the name of the game. Instead, the Thai New Year celebration – known as […]

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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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November 7, 2013   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , ,

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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Experience Loy Krathong

One of the most popular events on the Thai calendar, Loy Krathong gives people the opportunity to pay their respects to the goddess of water by floating beautiful decorated lotus shaped rafts. Normally falling on the night of the twelfth lunar month, this year’s celebration is held on the eve of November 28. Why Celebrate […]

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5 Ways to Experience Krabi

Looking for fun things to do during your stay at Amari Vogue Krabi? Here are our top picks. Explore the Islands – Head out to the untouched islands dotting the Krabi shoreline, including the magnificent Koh Hong to discover the true meaning of an island paradise. Sea Canoeing – Paddle though a fascinating network of limestone caves, […]

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