Museum of Siam – A Great Day Out

Museums in Bangkok

With the majestic gold and glittering glass temples and structures of Wat Pho, the Grand Palace, and other Old Town main points of interest nearby, the Museum of Siam is not an obvious tourist destination but as far as museums go can be considered as a bit of gem. Located on the 2.8 acre ground… Read more »

Flour Shoppe – Renowned Delicious Baked Goods

Flour Shop Bangkok

Following the success of the original four-year old branch in Central Ladprao, Flour Shoppe is a recent addition to the food court area at the department store’s Chidlom flagship. As the name suggests, they specialise in and are renowned for their delicious baked goods, which are now available in a more central location that readily… Read more »

Artbox – The Trendy Outdoor Market in Bangkok

Outdoor markets are an integral part of Thai life and practically every neighbourhood has some form of local institution to purchase food and goods from as well as being an informal social hub for vendors and customers alike that is buzzing with activity, sights, and sounds on a regular basis. Away from the most well… Read more »

This Weeks Top Dining Experience – Phaya Thai

Mexican Bangkok

Casa Azul 2/23 Phanon Yothin 7 (Soi Ari) Samsen Nai, Phaya Thai Bangkok 10400 Opening hours: Daily 5pm-12am Mexican cuisine has been one of the more popular food trends to emerge on the Bangkok dining scene in recent years, from long-established favourites to newer eateries springing up around town. With some core ingredients and… Read more »

A Place to Take the Kids – Moody Ice Cream Cafe

Multipurpose shop-cafe hybrids seem to be an emerging trend amongst the latest retail spaces springing up around town, with artisan coffee and bakery goods served alongside clothing and accessories being a popular choice for owners. This could be considered a clever move by combining Bangkokians’ love for shopping and eating, especially in the next trendy… Read more »

The Condominium Conundrum

Condo conundrum Bangkok

Given the restrictions on foreign ownership of land in Thailand, the most popular way for foreigners who want to own a property in the Kingdom has been to purchase a condominium. Even this method of obtaining a property in Thailand has been subject to a series of restrictions, albeit relatively simple and straightforward as successive… Read more »

Rental Yields See Significant Rise in Bangkok

Rental Yields See Significant Rise in Bangkok-43645

“The economy may not grow, but it won’t die either.”[1] These were the words of Bangkok Bank executive vice-president Korbsak Phutrakul quoted in the Property Focus supplement published by the Bangkok Post in May 2014. At the time the capital was still in the grip of a major political crisis which was ‘eroding the country’s… Read more »