Article Archive for June 2015

Pleasurable Poolside Pursuits

June 29, 2015 - 10:55 am | 857 views

If you’re renting one of Thailand’s fabulous private villas, there are few better ways to spend an afternoon than lazing on a cushioned lounger by your villa’s private infinity pool. Why not also put that precious “you time” to good use with a few additional poolside distractions? It’s your first day on holiday in Thailand and the tropical sun is beaming down on your private villa in Koh Samui, making your luscious infinity pool seem all the more enticing, then lying down on a sun …
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Al Fresco Dining, Island Style

June 25, 2015 - 3:00 pm | 855 views

Phuket and Koh Samui offer a veritable smorgasbord of beach and hillside locations in which to enjoy an evening meal under the stars. If you rent a private villa for your next island escape, you'll most likely have the cooling breezes and star-speckled views to yourself. While gourmet meals at some of the many top notch restaurants peppered across Thailand's most famous islands may provide a sizeable serving of holiday highlights; sometimes there is nothing better than dining in – especiall …
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Travel Made Easy

June 22, 2015 - 10:54 am | 827 views

The latest luxury travel accessories not only help you enjoy your journey; many also ensure that you arrive at your destination feeling refreshed and ready to make the most of your holiday. Whether you’re planning to take a long-haul flight from London to Bangkok or a shorter domestic hop from Bangkok to Koh Samui, there is something reassuring about knowing you can look forward to a comfortable, relaxing journey. Choosing the right selection of travel accessories ensures that you have e …
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Cultural Diversions on Phuket and Samui

June 18, 2015 - 10:54 am | 887 views

Thailand’s fascinating history, culture and creativity attracts visitors from across the globe. For visitors that want to learn more about the destination they are visiting, museums, galleries and exhibitions offer an easy and enjoyable snapshot. Whether you are exploring the stunning delights of the Andaman Sea or relaxing on an island in the Gulf of Thailand, there may come a time when you are in the mood for a little culture to counterbalance all the sand, sea and sun. Thailand is a n …
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Cocktail Kingdom

June 15, 2015 - 10:58 am | 1166 views

Home to clubs and bars aplenty, Thailand’s beaches provide the perfect setting to sample a selection of quirky new cocktails whilst you are on holiday. Even better, you can ask the staff at your private rental villa to mix things up with a few Thai flavoured concoctions – or even try making them yourself. Just as mornings go hand-in-hand with a freshly brewed cup of coffee, sunset – particularly in the Land of Smiles – is the perfect time to enjoy a sensational cocktail. Whether yo …
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Top Choice Beaches on Phuket and Samui

June 11, 2015 - 10:23 am | 1277 views

Whether you're drawn to the sandy shores of Samui or the picture perfect coastline of Phuket, there is no shortage of blissful beaches to enjoy on Thailand's most famous islands. Each one has its own special character and benefits, but some stand out from the tourist crowds. With over 3,000 kms of palm-fringed coastline, two shimmering oceans, and a year-round kind climate; it is little wonder that the beaches are still one of the top reasons people visit, and re-visit Thailand. The Kingdo …
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Refreshing Morning Moments

June 08, 2015 - 1:01 pm | 1126 views

While on holiday in Thailand you can take a break from your busy morning routine, slow down the pace, and savour the wonderful feeling of the sun on your face with a refreshing local beverage. On a tropical Thai island like Phuket or Samui, early mornings are a magical time of day and it's well worth the effort to drag yourself out of bed for some sightseeing before the tropical heat takes hold. After a trip to the local temple or a stroll around a nearby market bathed in golden light, you …
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Play Away Holiday

June 04, 2015 - 10:06 am | 989 views

Whether you choose Phuket or Koh Samui for a family villa holiday, each island offers an exciting mix of thrilling activities to keep children thoroughly entertained – that is if they tire of splashing around in the private pool, messing about on the beach or watching DVDs and playing video games. Kids can be difficult to please on holiday, especially when you take them out and about. The temples and museums of Thailand may offer a fascinating sight-seeing itinerary for the adults, but the …
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Soothe Your Skin in the Sun

June 02, 2015 - 11:28 am | 841 views

Golden sunshine and soothing sea breezes are just two of the attractions that lure holiday makers back Thailand's islands year after year. But even in such a perfect climate. it's important to rehydrate your skin after a relaxing day of sunbathing. Blissful tropical temperatures, a refreshing ocean breeze and a fruity cocktail in hand as you bask by your villa’s private pool – all sounds like a perfect afternoon. However, while you enjoy sunning yourself back to life on holiday in Thai …
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