Posts Tagged ‘ Bangkok ’

Saturday snippets: April 22nd 2017

Apr 22nd, 2017 | By

With a general election called, will VAT and APD charges become an issue? Adrian also looks at touriswm on the Thames, in Durham, Leeds and Chicago whilst wondering what will happen to the street vendors of Bangkok.



Three bars to blow your mind

Jun 10th, 2016 | By
Sky Bar, Bangkok © LEBUA HOTELS AND RESORTS

The low-down on three of the most incredible places in the world to grab a drink



My Thai: Coconut cake

Sep 4th, 2015 | By

The ultimate Coconut cake recipe



A ridiculously delicious Rice noodle recipe

Aug 28th, 2015 | By

Discover the tastiest Rice noodle recipe



What’s hot: June 2014

May 31st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world. This month it’s good news for the capital and, umm, canines..



What’s hot: March 2014

Feb 27th, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month it’s good news for The Shard and Sochi but bad news for Bangkok and anyone planning a trip to the Kingdom of Bling



David Thompson: Thai Street food (part two)

Jul 9th, 2013 | By

Internationally renowned chef and Thai food expert, David Thompson, shares some sensation street food recipes from Bangkok with CD-Traveller readers



David Thompson: Thai Street food

Jul 8th, 2013 | By

Internationally renowned chef and Thai food expert, David Thompson, shares some sensation street food recipes from Bangkok with CD-Traveller readers



What’s hot: November 2011

Nov 2nd, 2011 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month it’s good news for Greenwich and Glasgow but Gulf Air may want to rethink their plans to introduce in-flight phone and internet access



Travelling is risky business

Oct 23rd, 2011 | By

So Colonel Gaddafi has gone but, despite the death of the desperate despot, the future isn’t especially rosy for Libya. Gaddafi might have gone to his grave but the nation faces a tough battle to win back holidaymakers – like much of the Middle East



WHAT’S HOT

May 18th, 2010 | By

Whether you’re staycationing or vacationing, CD Traveller tells you what’s hot in the travel world



Scamming Tourists at Bangkok Airport

Jul 21st, 2009 | By

Tourists are fleeced at Bangkok Airport by some duty free areas who seem to be in league with uniformed people.

Until the authorities clean this up in a country where corruption seems to have become a byword, it is better that tourists avoid the duty free areas.

In the press in the last few days there has been a story about two people from Cambridge who, it was claimed by authorities, were suspected of shoplifting. After coughing up £7.500 they were able to leave the country. The BBC website has a story by Jonathan Head which summarises the background.