Tag Archives Thailand

Stepping into school-holiday mode

by Saturday, December 15, 2018

I’ve just stepped into school-holiday mode, alongside my annual, ‘Harvest Widow’ period. So, just as I wrapped my last trip for 2018 with "Getaway" last week, my Fresh Farmer hubby began the busiest period of his year, harvesting his crops. When single, I accepted this favourably and went off to visit friends. As a Mum, ...

Three nights in Bangkok

by Monday, December 10, 2018

What are long weekends for? A 72-hour adventure to Asia of course! So when Journeys to Come’s Jack Walden had the opportunity to meet a friend in Bangkok for a couple of days of rest and recreation, he took it. Jack Walden. After a somewhat short flight (well, from Australia anything under 12 hours is easy!), ...

Surrounded by natural wonders, at Anantara Mai Khao Phuket, Thailand

by Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Maitree Yaipun, concierge at Anantara Mai Khao Phuket, Thailand, has the honour of being the only Les Clef d’or concierge in Phuket, and one of just 95 concierges 'holding the keys' across Thailand. Maitree loves the fact his hotel is surrounded by lush Nature: Forests of trees; lagoons; the Andaman Sea; and Sirinath National Park, a peaceful area of ...