La Dotta, Thonglor Soi 9, Bangkok

 I’m a huge fan of Choti & Debby, the owners of Vesper and il Fumo, so when I heard they had opened a third restaurant, La Dotta, I knew I would have to find an excuse to visit Bangkok sooner rather than later. Like the brilliant Padella in London, La Dotta specialises in pasta and…

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…

The Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok.

The Mandarin Oriental in Bangkok is without a doubt, one of my favourite hotels in the world. Said to be the first hotel in Thailand, it was built in the late 1800’s in order to provide accommodation for the growing number of travellers and traders making their way up the Chao Praya. After a personal…