After a few days in Macau, the next leg of my trip would take me back to lovely Thailand. Even though there are quite a number of airlines flying the route from Hong Kong to Bangkok, all of the economy options were still quite expensive, and the late-night departures of Emirates and Hong Kong Airlines … Continue reading Review: Thai Airways Royal Silk (Business) Class, Bangkok – Hong Kong (Boeing 777-300)
I'm currently staying at the Four Points by Sheraton in Bangkok, which is a decent property in itself, but on the day I checked in I had a very strange experience. A few hours after checking in, I had just come out of the shower and was basically naked in my room, when the door … Continue reading Hotel mishaps: What is the proper compensation?
Oman Air is an airline I highly likely will never get to fly, but that didn't stop me from paying their lounge at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi a visit earlier this year. I hadn't planned a lounge visit before my return flight to Helsinki in the morning, but an hour delay made it seemingly worth it. The … Continue reading Airport lounge review: Oman Air lounge, Suvarnabhumi, Bangkok
After a few great nights at the Conrad, it was time to return to Sukhumvit for the third and final hotel of the Bangkok holiday. I found a good deal on Secret Escapes for the Pullman Grande, and so that ended up being our choice. The location The hotel is located just up the street … Continue reading Hotel review: Pullman Grande Sukhumvit, Bangkok, Thailand
I've already reviewed the executive lounge at Conrad, which, apart from a few service mishaps, was excellent. Now to the rest of the hotel. The location Conrad Bangkok is located around a 5-10 minute walk from Phloen Chit BTS station and the Central Embassy mall, so it's a pretty central location. The surrounding buildings are … Continue reading Hotel review: Conrad Bangkok
After a few nice days at the Park Plaza Sukhumvit, it was time to step it up a notch on my Bangkok trip, so I had booked a few nights at the Conrad. We had an executive corner room (full review will follow), and therefore access to the Executive Lounge. The Conrad Executive Lounge takes … Continue reading Hotel lounge review: The Executive Lounge, Conrad Bangkok
Just three hours by bus outside of Bangkok, you'll find Hua Hin, vacation hotspot for both Bangkok residents and tourists alike. Unfortunately we seemed to have chosen one of the busiest traffic days of the year out of the Thai capital, so our trip to Hua Hin took something like six and a half hours. … Continue reading Hotel review: Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin, Hua Hin, Thailand