Things to do at Beaches Ocho Rios

I’ve already written about our first impressions of the Beaches Resort at Ocho Rios, Jamaica, and it’s “luxury included” service. We visited Ocho Rios for three nights during the October half-term, and it was the perfect time to visit – although it might seem a long way to travel for… View Post

A Food Tour of Chanthaburi, Thailand

After exploring Rayong, our foodie tour of Thailand rolled along the coast to the region of Chanthaburi. This Eastern part of Thailand is a good four-hour drive from Bangkok, and it’s a true hidden gem – you’ll see virtually no Western faces here. Our first stop was the Kung Krabean Royal… View Post

First Impressions: Beaches Ocho Rios, Jamaica

“Welcome home!” said a smiling man, as he motioned me to take a seat on a chunky leather sofa, where I was offered a choice of Champagne or Signature cocktail. Elmo (yes, THE Elmo) arrived just after my cocktail. Someone handed me an iPad to tick some boxes, while another… View Post

Eating around Thailand – Rayong

Hot on the heels of attending TBEX Asia this year, I was invited on a post-TBEX tour by the Tourism Authority of Thailand. The goal? To find out more about some of Thailand’s “undiscovered gems” and to learn more about Thai food. Seriously, what’s not to love? So, the morning… View Post

Old Enough to Know Better in Bangkok

As you may know if you follow me on Instagram, I spent last week in Thailand, as a guest of the Tourism Authority of Thailand. I was there to attend the first TBEX Asia travel blogging conference, and also for a post-conference tour to check out some food and cultural sights… View Post