Tag: bangkok

St Nicholas Market, Bristol
Street food is sweeping the UK at an alarming rate. Bristol just happens to be one of those cities at the epicentre of this movement. St Nicholas Market is a spot in the heart of this huge city where the top traders operate, we just had to check it...

Chicken Satay Recipe

Pip and Nut Satay
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=N9Q9C6bdSoE In the above video, I mentioned that I was sent a few products from Pip and Nut to try. Pip and Nut are a company specialising in all things nut related, encouraging customers to get creative in the kitchen - I was more than up for that challenge.   I...
Northern Thai Sausage
During our trip to Asia we stopped for three days in Bangkok. The vast range of tasty street food in the Thai capital is quite overwhelming at first, so to combat this we compiled a list of Thai specialities that we wanted to try. One of these was something...

Grand Palace, Bangkok

Grand Palace Bangkok
Grand Palace, Bangkok Na Phra Lan Rd, Bangkok The Grand Palace in Bangkok is thought by many to be the most popular and valued tourist attraction in all of Thailand. The significance of the royal family is huge in Thailand with many shrines throughout the city dedicated to the recently deceased...
skybar at lebua, Bangkok
Sky Bar at Lebua State Tower 1055 Silom Road, Khwaeng Silom If you are familiar with such films as The Hangover Part 2 you will no doubt recognise the Sky Bar at Lebua State Tower as a key location from the film. As a result the relatively modest prices at this...
Hi-So Bar So Sofitel Hotel Bangkok
Our base during the Bangkok trip was at So Sofitel. A modern, beautiful hotel with such delights as Chocolab in it’s building. Another attraction was the rooftop bar known as the Hi-So, presumably due to the building that it’s housed in and it’s proximity to ground level. Yes this...

Bangkok’s Chinatown

Bangkok Chinatown
One of the most highly recommended areas for street food in Bangkok has to be Chinatown, specifically the Yaowarat Road. A mile long stretch of street vendors and restaurants serving Chinese influenced Thai food fills the road with many cars and taxi’s having trouble getting through in the evening...
Silom soi 20
We had just come off 24 hours of virtually no sleep flying from Dubai to Bangkok at 3am local time. So the prospect of waking up at 7am wasn’t exactly ideal but what made it worthwhile was the reason for the early start, Silom Soi 20 morning market. This market...

Pad Thai Saladang

Pad Thai Saladang
Pad Thai Saladang Saladaeng 2 Alley, Silom, Bangkok I was searching for restaurants near our hotel at the So Sofitel in the Silom area of Bangkok when examining the alleyways around Saladang I came across this Pad Thai place tucked away from the main Silom road just behind the Silom Complex...

Or Tor Kor Market

Or Tor Kor Market Bangkok
Or Tor Kor is a large undercover market famed for the quality of its produce. Here you can find a wide range of ingredients in a clean and fairly spacious setting but of course the price reflects that. Or Tor Kor in my opinion wasn’t massively more expensive than...
Chocolab So Sofitel Bangkok
Sitting in a corner just beyond the reception area of the So Sofitel,Bangkok is a small chillout spot with chocolatiers working away behind a glass screen. This is Chocolab, a dessert bar and one that’s beginning to put its stamp on Bangkok’s food scene. Popular Bangkok blogger Mark Wiens...