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Upscale eateries in Phra Khanong to satisfy your taste buds

PUBLISHED ON Jun 19, 2020

Sandwiched between On Nut and Ekkamai in Bangkok, Phra Khanong is a salad bowl of cultures and cuisines, with boutique restaurants, drinking dens, and art hubs.  It’s also a popular address that attracts both middle-class locals and expats. Whether you want to experience the best of Phra Khanong like a tourist or a local, here […]

Living Among Unique Things at Mustang Nero Bangkok

PUBLISHED ON Jun 17, 2020

It’s not often that a small neighborhood hotel can become a trending tourist destination. Safari-themed Mustang Nero is the boutique hotel in Phra Khanong, Bangkok, that has transformed into a place that travelers want to visit, even just for a photograph. Located just steps from the Phra Khanong BTS station, The Mustang Nero hotel is […]

A Guide to Phra Khanong
Bangkok’s Urban Playground

PUBLISHED ON Jun 11, 2020

Beyond the large condo development projects cropping up in Bangkok’s Phra Khanong soi (district) where Rama IV and Sukhumvit intersect, you will find a diverse community that’s helping this enclave thrive. Still true to its quaint and informal roots, Phra Khanong has slowly transformed into a blend of local finds and cool imports. From the […]

Fashion Label Gucci has opened a restaurant in Los Angeles

PUBLISHED ON May 13, 2020

Fashion label Gucci has opened a restaurant at the top of its store in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, which serves up a selection of Italian dishes. Gucci Osteria da Massimo Bottura occupies the rooftop of the brand’s store on Rodeo Drive, a two-mile-long street in Beverly Hills that is host to a parade of luxury fashion boutiques. The restaurant takes […]

Louis Vuitton unveils a new line of fitness gear

PUBLISHED ON May 7, 2020

Luxury fashion brand Louis Vuitton is selling a fitness equipment range during the coronavirus lockdown, with some simple sports items costing upwards of £1,000. A set of table tennis bats, named ‘Ping Pong Set James’, by the company, are on sale for £1,759 and include a designer case for the bats. The French brand is […]