Who would have expected to be choked with a food coma in the middle of the jungle? We were doing a 5.3-km trek in Doi Inthanon, through the lush green and Pa Dok Siew waterfalls, through the strawberry fields, the wild patches of coffee trees, snapping away details of the forest, filling our lungs with the freshness, unadorned ozone. And then this! In the middle of nowhere, deep in the jungle where not a single signal of the cellular signal can be found, a lunch so good that we are still dreaming (drooling) about. :D
Raya Heritage - the latest five-star hotel by the River Ping in Chiang Mai - employs a sustainable approach to their architecture and designs. Decorative as well as utilitarian elements of the rooms, spaces and ambience are curated from the deep appreciation to nature, local wisdom and refined simplicities.
Khu Khao - the local dialect that means rice huller - is the large half-moon-shaped bamboo basket that was once used to hull rice. Now a rare antique, these huge items adorn the main restaurant at Raya Heritage where hearty breakfast and 'cross-roads' cuisines are served.
Above: A view from the top deck of the King Power Mahanakhon Skywalk. Open daily: 10.00 – 24.00. Ticket price is now Bt765 until 31 January 2018. After that, the ticket will be Bt1,050 per person. The best time to visit the King Power Mahanakhon is maybe about an hour or two before the sunset […]
Above: Five Bean Thai Larb with Minced Duck. I drew a blank – such a rare moment for me – when asked to name some Thai savouries that use dry beans. I simply could not think of a single Thai dish that features the beans as the main ingredient. So, this cooking workshop organised by […]