The Suite Life at Banyan Tree Bangkok (and the best rooftop bar ever)

From outside, you can’t really see the grandeur of Banyan Tree Bangkok. In fact, the driveway is so tiny it creates its own traffic jam. But once you step inside the lobby this is what you get: the fresh smell of citronella and jasmine, the sound of a live folk…

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Le Meridien Bangkok, a modern lux oasis in the city

It’s hard to not notice Le Meridien Bangkok’s design-focused entrance. Greeting you is a high glass wall with a statement mural of a guy (who reminds me of Josef Salvat) carrying a dog, and “Dots Dog” an iconic 3-meter sculpture by Thai artist Wasinburee Supanichvoraparch. It certainly gives an impression that…

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The LaLiT London: a classy luxury boutique hotel

Headquartered in New Delhi, the LaLiT Suri Hospitality Group opened its first hotel in 1988 and quickly expanded to 12 hotels in India. Their latest franchise – and their first international property – has just opened in London. As with most wanderers I know, I love places built in history,…

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