Gin & Blue Sky

Our three-week July visit back to the UK was as hectic and fabulous as ever although we were actually only in England for six days. We spent the rest of the time indulging in too much gin, eating our body weight in seafood and sitting on the beach in Spain. Much of my childhood was spent…

Brunch: Take 2

A few weeks ago I told you all about our first Bangkok brunch experience in the post, Let’s do brunch. I also admitted how I’d been so excited I pretty much forgot to take any pictures and lets face it, the ones I did take were pretty suspect! We took my parents to the Red Oven…

Part 5: Jim’s Crib, Silk & Lizards

On Thursday we got up early and headed into town to visit Jim Thompson’s house. I have never visited before but have seen the shops of the same name dotted around town and heard the tale of his mysterious disappearance. The house is a short walk from National Stadium BTS and was pretty well signposted…

Part 4: Eating, Shopping & Football

After our amazing island hopping trip, our friends then had 5 days with us in Bangkok before heading back to the UK. Dave was unfortunately back at work so that left the three of us to do some exploring! On Monday we took a boat down the river to visit Wat Arun and Wat Pho, both…