The place: It’s easy to dismiss Anotai from the rather bland exterior. Step inside, though, and you’ll find a Zen vibe and Cordon Bleu-cooking by the eponymous chef. She gets all her veggies from her own farm, Rai Plook Rak, in Ratchaburi. The décor has a warm homey...
Oct 12 2012 - 12:00am
Sep 20 : Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
To kick off concert season, they don’t get much bigger than Noel Gallagher, former songwriter, guitarist and vocalist for the legendary British rock band Oasis. Three years after the band’s acrimonious split, Noel is still not on...
Sep 14 2012 - 12:00am
You’ve seen it everywhere from accessories to clothing, now you can add a little playfulness to your room with some good old leopard print. Available for B390 per square meter.
Design Option, Ekkamai Soi 21, Sukhumvit Rd., Bangkok, 02-711-4872.
This is one for...
Aug 17 2012 - 12:00am
1.) Mandarin Oriental Shop
B115. G/F, Siam Paragon, Rama 1 Rd., Bangkok, 02-610-9845. BTS Siam. Open daily 10am-10pm
The winner of this dessert-war is the offering from the Mandarin Oriental Shop. For starters, it looks very pretty, more of a circular tart than the standard slice. The cake itself...
Aug 3 2012 - 12:00am
Ratchanok Inthanon, 17
Successes: THREE TIMES World Youth Champion
How did you start playing badminton?
I started when I was about 6. My parents worked at the Banthongyod dessert factory. Afraid that I and the other kids would bother the workers and hurt ourselves on the machines...
Jul 27 2012 - 12:00am
Boon Tong Kiat
440/5 in front of Thonglor Soi 16, Bangkok, 02-390-2508. Open daily 10am-10pm.
Who couldn’t love this place, and not just because it offers a pocket friendly meal in a pricey neighborhood. It’s more that their khao mun gai (B65) comes with lovely, fatty rice and no less...
Jul 20 2012 - 12:00am
Seasons of Living
Nestled right in Ekkamai, Seasons of Living is separated into three buildings, doing modern décor, raw/industrial furniture and classic pieces, including brands like Baxter, Barouir & Togo and Diesel imported from Italy and Denmark, starting from B10,000-1,000,000....
Jul 13 2012 - 12:00am
1.) Long Leng/Bae Siang Kung
Rama 4 Rd., Between Chula Soi 7 and 9, across from Sapanlueng Church, Bangkok, 02-611-6338. Open daily 11am-2pm, 5pm-11pm.
This place had been around for 70-80 years under the name of Be Siang Kung, but the second-generation owner has made it catchier, changing it to...
Jul 6 2012 - 12:00am