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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - Food & drink

    Food.com: stall order

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung Susan Jung   I could live on Bangkok street food because it's so inexpensive, varied and (usually) delicious. The Thai capital does have good restaurants- I've been to a few of them- but street food has an immediacy about it that I lo ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: The Siam, Bangkok

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by GILLAIN RHYS

    ... Gillian Rhys Gillian Rhys What's the story? Thai pop singer/actor Krissada Sukosol Clapp has returned to his family's hotelier roots with the help of architect Bill Bensley. Artiste-turned-design director Sukosol Clapp had the vision to transfor ...

  3. Island paradise for investors

    Posted Nov 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Hong Kong and mainland property buyers have always looked towards Thailand and Indonesia to invest in resort or beach houses, and in this regard they are spoilt for choice. In recent weeks, a number of beach properties have come on the market, especially ...

  4. Upni Duniya

    Posted Mar 13th 2011, 12:00am by Tim Pile

    ... into atmospheric cafes, bars and restaurants. The views over the Gulf of Thailand are sublime. What's there to do? Staff can arrange chauffeured island tours or a round of golf at the photogenic ...

  5. Bay dreaming

    Posted Jan 26th 2011, 12:00am by Philip Gostelow

    ... visited Thailand nearly 25 years ago, I remember hearing of Koh Samet, an island in the northeast of the Gulf of Thailand with little development and in easy reach of Bangkok. I never got there, ...

  6. On the road

    Posted Jan 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Tim Pile

    ... Tim Pile I first went backpacking in 1989. The Berlin Wall was about to crumble, Margaret Thatcher seemed invincible and Nelson Mandela was confined to a tiny cell. I'm in a tiny cell, now, although, in fairness, I have chosen to be. I'm spendin ...

  7. Nation smiles again

    Posted Oct 29th 2010, 12:00am by Peter Hill

    ... Peter Hill Like a boxer on the ropes, Thailand somehow manages to hit back just when you think it has received a knockout blow. Despite political violence that saw more than 90 people killed and almost 2,000 injured on the streets of Bangkok in April and ...

  8. Hidden gems of royal homes

    Posted Oct 28th 2010, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Michael Taylor Tucked away off the beaten track, two former royal residences offer tourists a very different vision of the region. One is in the central Vietnamese city of Hue where, after taking control in 1885, the French built a European-style municipa ...

  9. Back on the road to recovery

    Posted Sep 24th 2010, 12:00am by Prudence Lui

    ... Prudence Lui Around this time last year, Thailand stood proud as a globally preferred destination for Mice. Its economy was on the mend and its tourism chiefs had plenty to smile about. All that changed drastically when red-shirted protesters took to the ...

  10. Koh Samui offers 'secured investment'

    Posted Jul 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Phang Ka, on the southwest coast, surrounded by coconut plantations with views over the Gulf of Thailand and the Five Islands. The residences are within 45 minutes' drive of Samui ...




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