While many Bangkokians are hooked on their daily cup of coffee, most are still opting for syrupy caffeine hits. With cafés popping up on every corner in Bangkok, BK takes a look at some independent establishments run by owners who are looking to elevate our coffee appreciation in line with the...
Zense of Joy
The Atmosphere: Step into the wax room and you’ll be surrounded by floor-to-ceiling mirrors and a welcoming aroma. There’s also a built-in shower booth for perfect cleanliness—Zense gets straight As.
The Equipment: Hard wax type.
The Staff: They’ve been...
What inspired you to be a singer?
When I was a child I wanted to be like the members of The Beatles, my favorite band. I was fond of their unique songs. They introduced the whole world to a new kind of music and everyone loved it. That was so amazing.
How did you come to sign with RS?
I sang at...
I wanted to be in the top 10 in the world when I was eight years old. I grew up with golf as my parents owned a golf equipment shop, so I started playing when I was five. My sister (Moriya, seven at the time) and I went to lots of competitions until we collected enough points to play in junior...
Aran Kamonchan, owner of Aran Bicicletta Cicli & Cafe
I opened a bike café in Soi Ari (Phaholyothin 7) and we’ve been gathering more and more people that enjoy riding bicycles ever since. We also have a cycling team called “Aran Bicicletta Cycling Club."
When I was...
Where to Buy
Road bikes from B18,000. 237/2, Ratchadamri Rd,. 02-253-3384.
Km.8 Bicycle Shop
Road bikes from B15,300
295 Ramintra Rd., 02-510-3525.
Where to Ride
Beginners can take off the training wheels at this bike-friendly park, where you’re most...
Siang Ki Khao Tom Pla
For almost a hundred years, Siang Ki has built a reputation for its scrumptious khao tom pla (B250). Although located in a hidden part of Yaowarat, it still attracts large crowds hankering for a taste of this delicious fish dish. The owners claim that their rice soup recipe...
What have you been doing?
We went on a break three years ago after my bandmate, Ram, got married and moved to the US and I started working full-time as a graphic designer. Actually, we both kept doing our stuff, but the fact that we lived in different countries meant we could only share it via...