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Dream Suite

    When you live in Asia and needed a quick tropical-but-still-in-the-city getaway, Bangkok is always a good idea! You get the weather, the food, without all the connecting flight! Even we are in the city, You’ll be surprised how much time i spend in the hotel room,  i’d love to be adventurous but first let’s restore to explore. Direct access with skybridge to the BTS skytrain in the financial district, St Regis Bangkok is undoubtably at the heart of everything. We stayed at the Caroline Astor Suite, best room for two at the hotel in my opinion. Caroline Astor Suite has that unexplainable charm, its not just standard hotel...

Floating pods

Spas are modern people’s magic caves. You walked in broken and came out refreshed! Run by the Elemis, the spa at St. Regis Bangkok have all the treatments from the notorious Elemis Spa Menu, there are rooms for all the specific needs: traditional thai suites, face and body sculpt room with anti-acing and cellulite reduction technology, marble and mosaic wet room for body scrubs and masks, dream journey room with therapeutic lighting, music and aromas for wellbeing services including meditation, sleep therapy, yoga, sound therapy and energy work.   Think white leather, thai silk, mellow lighting and nature sound, the relaxation ...

High tea towers

    If you are into afternoon tea this one is a must try. Fashion designer Tawn Chatchavalvong and Executive Chef Christopher Miller teamed up to create a special edition afternoon tea experience inspired by the glamorous legacy of the first St. Regis in New York and and modern thai cuisine. Tawn C. has designed special obelisk-shaped tea stands which reference the iconic Manhattan skyline and the modern city views from The St. Regis Bangkok. He has also created a signature look – similarly inspired – which will be worn by the hotel’s associates during afternoon tea. referencing the Old New York, Modern Bangkok, there are ca...
Categories: Fashion, Travel, 旅遊, 生活, 飲食

Viva la Mexico

La Valise upper beach front room 面對加勒比海的magical日出。 全人手翻新改建的 La Valise Tulum,完全融入海岸與叢林之間。 擁有墨西哥境內唯一建在海邊的瑪雅遺跡,Tulum是加勒比海著名度假天堂,連綿8.7公里的海灘上建有各式餐飲設施及酒店,時刻營造享樂時光。今年1月開業的 La Valise Tulum酒店,原本是一幢棕櫚屋頂的豪華私人大宅,經人手翻新改建後成為一間提供4間叢林小屋及5間海景套房的隱密精品酒店。 隱藏在白牆及木柵背後,開放式設計的公共空間讓 La Valise Tulum完全融入海岸與叢林之間,陽光及海風穿透每個角落,配合室內裝飾設計師 Mike Diaz 精心配襯的自然色系陳設,讓人盡情享受喧鬧中的靜謐。 酒店主人Yves Naman 在 2014 年於墨西哥城開設旗下第一間酒店,...
Categories: Travel, 旅遊, 飲食

THE Gem in Seminyak!

每次到印尼峇里Seminyak 的Ku De Ta 都會經過旁邊的 Oberoi resort,一直沒有機會走進 Oberoi 𥚃面參觀,這次住在 Oberoi Resort 卻絕對驚喜! 老實說 Seminyak 對我來說有點太過城市,有時更衰失了峇里應有的色彩。Oberoi Resort 貼近海灘的程度,簡直就是在海灘上建立。雖然在市中心,不過竟然面積寬闊,整個空間被海灘、樹木和草地包圍,根本不像置身Seminyak。 在峇里 Seminyak 區的酒店一般都不算寛敞,我們入住 Oberoi 的 Lanai Villa卻有200平方米! 泳池更是我入住過所有 villa 最大的, 深1.5米,面積大概8米×4米,不像某些 villa的所謂私人泳池只像個較大的浴缸。寬闊的patio 還有種滿蓮花的水池,床辱和枕頭對我來說也非常重要,酒店提供多種枕頭選擇,而且服務迅速,電話一ca...
Categories: Travel, 旅遊, 纖體健康