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A QUICK STAY AT CAPE PANWA HOTEL, PHUKET, THAILAND | โรงแรมเคป พันวา ภูเก็ต

A QUICK STAY AT CAPE PANWA HOTEL, PHUKET, THAILAND | โรงแรมเคป พันวา ภูเก็ต

I heard many good things about Cape Panwa Hotel since many moons ago, so I was very pleased to know I would get to spend a few nights there.  I was booked by the hotel to host their biggest events of the year: Christmas Eve […]

SANTHIYA OCEAN VIEW POOL VILLA SUITE, KOH YAO YAI, THAILAND

SANTHIYA OCEAN VIEW POOL VILLA SUITE, KOH YAO YAI, THAILAND

“Welcome to your pool villa, Madam”, said the staff who unlocked the beautiful hand-carved wooden door before us.  This was the next thing we saw.  This was our very own pool villa for the weekend.

SANTHIYA ECO-LUXURY RESORT & SPA, KOH YAO YAI, THAILAND

SANTHIYA ECO-LUXURY RESORT & SPA, KOH YAO YAI, THAILAND

สัญธิยา รีสอร์ทแอนด์สปา แนว eco-luxury แบบรักธรรมชาติบนเกาะยาวใหญ่ (ภาษาไทยอยู่ด้านล่างค่ะ)

We were greeted by a team of staff as I stepped on to the resort’s private speed boat at Ao Po Grand Marina in Phuket.  “Please sit back and relax.  We will be arriving in only 20 minutes, Madame”, said one of the staff.  Then the boat took off. (more…)

FREEDIVING ON SURIN ISLAND, THAILAND | มาลองดำน้ำที่หมู่เกาะสุรินทร์กันเถอะ

FREEDIVING ON SURIN ISLAND, THAILAND | มาลองดำน้ำที่หมู่เกาะสุรินทร์กันเถอะ

Freediving is for the free souls.  การฟรีไดฟ์ เป็นสิ่งที่คนมี free soul จะหลงรักมาก (ภาษาไทยอยู่ด้านล่าง) If you happen to be on one of Thailand’s most beautiful diving spots with a friend who is a freediving expert then you are in luck.  “Mu Koh Surin”, officially named  “Surin Islands National Marine Park”, has a […]

BONDING WITH THE MOKEN SEA GYPSIES | มาเล่นมาชิวกับชาวมอแกนกันดีกว่า!

BONDING WITH THE MOKEN SEA GYPSIES | มาเล่นมาชิวกับชาวมอแกนกันดีกว่า!

After a few days of adjusting-ourselves-to-primitive-island-life, it was time to properly bond with the lovely Moken Sea Gypsies.  We came up with games, taught them to sing, and simply hang out with them, trying to learn as much as possible about them and their way […]

FIRST GLANCE OF NORTH & SOUTH SURIN ISLANDS | THAILAND

FIRST GLANCE OF NORTH & SOUTH SURIN ISLANDS | THAILAND

The sound of the calm ocean woke me up as a warm, gentle breeze with a hint of salt hit the tip of my nose.  With my eyes still closed, I was reminded that I had just spent my first night on an island. (more…)

ARRIVING AT THE MOKEN VILLAGE, SURIN ISLAND | THAILAND

ARRIVING AT THE MOKEN VILLAGE, SURIN ISLAND | THAILAND

Last year I had a spontaneous trip to the Surin Island National Park in the South of Thailand, and this trip has and will surely remain my Top 10 favourite trips of all time. Accompanied by my childhood friend and her freediving instructor, I hopped […]

MY ISLAND ADVENTURE TRIP–AN INTRODUCTION

MY ISLAND ADVENTURE TRIP–AN INTRODUCTION

Have you ever wondered how it is like living on an island 60Km, off-shore with no electricity, water supply network or phone reception? Last year I visited a sea gypsy village near to where my friends and I stayed for our getaway.  I never knew […]