Hua Hin is Thailand’s original beach resort as it’s aristocratic roots date back to 1911 when the railroad arrived from Bangkok and some in the royal family built vacation homes here. By the mid-1920s it was a full-fledged resort town for the Bangkok-based nobility with a golf course and a seaside hotel.
We arrived to the small island of Koh Tao by Lomprayah ferry from Koh Samui – the journey is quite painless (even though I do get sea sick, the vessel was quite large and glided through the water seamlessly). We were picked up by our hotel (most hotels on the island provide free transport to […]
We flew on Air Bangkok from Phuket to Koh Samui and took a Grab from the airport to the Sheraton Samui. We booked a basic room knowing that with our Platinum SPG status we would get a nice upgrade and we did! We paid for the stay with the Citi Prestige card which automatically deducts […]
The beginning of our first international journey of 2018 started in Hong Kong. We were a bit apprehensive starting a long journey so soon after the loss of our beloved dog Fozzie, but we needed a break after a month of grieving his loss.