NEW BANYAN TREE CHEF PRESENTS THE ART OF KAISEKI TO KOH SAMUI

Inspired by the unique skill set of executive sous chef Warit Jadpratum, Banyan Tree Samui resort has launched a new “Samurai Dinner Set”, bringing the ancient Japanese culinary art of kaiseki to the beaches of Thailand. For

BANYAN TREE LAUNCHES NEW SPA IN KRABI, THAILAND

Lava shell massage is a signature treatment at Banyan Tree Spa Krabi The new resort — Banyan Tree’s fourth in Thailand following hotels in Phuket, Bangkok and Koh Samui — is located at tranquil Tubkaek Beach, a 45-minute drive from Krabi

BANYAN TREE SAMUI TURNS PLASTIC-FREE

Starting in 2018, the resort implemented changes that now, cumulatively, constitute a sea change in how the resort handles disposables. The decision came at a time when news headlines had highlighted the gruesome deaths of whales, turtles and

BANYAN TREE SAMUI PLANTS SEEDS OF KNOWLEDGE

Among the Koh Samui resort’s CSR (corporate social responsibility) programs are tree-planting, a plastics-free initiative, wastewater recycling, and a coral regeneration project, whereby broken corals are revived and re-attached to the reefs

BANYAN TREE SAMUI OPENS NEW COOL TUK-TUK BAR

The MP4 Midget is virtually unseen on the streets of Thailand these days. But once upon a time, the “frogs”, as they were commonly nicknamed, were everywhere. Thousands of these 12 HP 350cc three-wheelers were manufactured by Japan’s

COUNTDOWN TO 2019! ASIA’S BEST DESTINATIONS TO RING IN THE NEW YEAR!

Usher in the New Year with a firework extravaganza in Taipei Named by CNN as one of the world’s top ten spots for ringing in the New Year, Taipei is annually flooded with visitors who come to view the breathtaking fireworks show at Taipei

9 COOL EXPERIENCES IN BANGKOK

Bangkok, as seen from the Rooftop Bar of Millennium Hilton Bangkok I have just returned from my third trip to Bangkok, and after a week spent in the capital of Thailand, I can honestly say that I have lived the coolest travel experience of my