Hla Day Social Enterprise, Pansodan, Yangon

Hla Day is a not for profit, social enterprise that works with small, local producers, many of whom are suffering from extreme poverty, disability or other social issues that place them at a disadvantage in their daily lives. They work carefully with their producers to craft quality, handmade products; often using  traditional skills in a…

Baby Elephant Boutique Hotel, Siem Reap, Cambodia.

As I had managed to squeeze in a couple of extra days off, I decided to combine my Bangkok trip with a couple of nights back in Siem Reap, in order to catch up with friends and to bring back some household items I had left there, until I had managed to settle myself into…

Soul food 555 @ The Commons, Thonglor, Bangkok

During the almost two years that I lived in Bangkok, Soul Food Mahanakorn was one of the restaurants that I not only enjoyed the most, but visited the most frequently and when I learned that they had opened a second, smaller restaurant “Soulfood 555” at the newly opened “The Commons” in Thonglor, I was excited…

Touche Hombre, 72 The Courtyard, Thonglor, Bangkok

Mexican food lovers of Bangkok rejoice! Touch Hombre (sister restaurant to the restaurant of the same name in Melbourne) is here to spice things up! Located on the second floor of the newly opened “72 The Courtyard” complex (home to a whole host of great international branded restaurants like Hong Kong’s Little Bao and Brooklyn’s…