Kaan Show: A Fantastic Cinematic Live Experience

Thetraveljunkie.org – We got up very early to the Kaan Show, but it was worth it. The show is a fantastic cinematic live experience: the story about a young man like ‘Kaan’, reading thick tomes of Thai literature in a library is no different from taking sleeping pills, the ancient narratives and drawings lulling him into a slumber. But then the librarian hands him a book with Kaan’s name on the cover and tells him to read it. The young man opens the book, and the unexpected happens: he is warped into the story along with his sidekick ‘Gabilpuksa’, and they embark on a fantastical adventure where the characters in ancient literature come to life. They have to wager everything they have and find a way to return to the mortal world.

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Como Metropolitan Bangkok’s Spa: An Oasis of Wellness

Thetraveljunkie.org – From the moment we arrived at the Como Metropolitan Bangkok and we saw the hotel we realised it was special. You could feel at peace in every corner. It was easy to breathe peace in every corner. I was lucky enough to try Thai massage experience at Como Shambhala, a centre for peace and harmony embodies the holistic way of life.

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A Luxurious Staycation at the Como Metropolitan Bangkok

Thetraveljunkie.org – I went to Bangkok and stayed at the Como Metropolitan Bangkok, a contemporary Bangkok stylish design hotel and an urban escape located in the central business district of Sathorn. The hotel is situated between the river and Sukhumvit District, and easily reachable by Skytrain or MRT train networks. The hotel combines passionate service with award-winning Thai restaurant, nahm, glow restaurant for Como Shambhala Cuisine, and Met Bar. Here are some photos which we took at the hotel. Enjoy the views!

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Travel Bloggers Enjoy ‘Amazing Luxperience’ of Women’s Journey Thailand 2017 Campaign

Thetraveljunkie.org – A delegation of top travel bloggers successfully completed a four-day media trip around Bangkok and Chon Buri province to support the launch of the Women’s Journey Thailand 2017 Campaign’s ‘Amazing Luxperience’ promotion this August. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Amazing Luxperience media familiarisation trip, held during August, 2017, was hailed as a huge success by participants as it afforded them the chance to uncover many hidden secrets of why women travellers love Thailand.

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Women’s Journey Thailand 2017 Campaign Launched to Boost Female Visitors

Thetraveljunkie.org – Fifty-six well-known women celebrities and bloggers from all around the world attended the Women’s Journey Thailand 2017 Campaign launched to boost female visitors at a gala welcome reception at Nai Lert Heritage House in the heart of Bangkok.

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Eat Like A Local at Buzz Restaurant, Alila Jakarta

Thetraveljunkie.org – Buzz Restaurant at Alila Jakarta offers a feast from the East with a wide variety of Asian cuisine including authentic Indonesian fare, or the best from the West, with an impressive selection of international cuisine and beverages such as mocktails, fine wines and cocktails – all within a lively, stylish ambience that crackles with life. And, if you hadn’t come across it yet, well, we certainly recommend it. It’s a really welcoming spot and serves one of the best dinner and breakfasts we’ve ever had. Can you think of a better way to start off your night in the Indonesia capital?

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Blissed Out with Alila Spa, Jakarta

Thetraveljunkie.org – I always love a trip to a spa. A chance to be totally pampered. Even more than going alone I just love a couples spa. There’s something so romantic about being pampered together and coming out refreshed and relaxed. Where Jac Wanders and I decided to check out Spa Alila Jakarta. We love all the natural products in the hotel rooms and so were sure the high quality and attention to detail would continue in the spa.

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A Romantic Dinner By the Pool in Jakarta

Thetraveljunkie.org – When it comes to a romantic dinner that’s different from the typical restaurant dine-ins that you’ve been doing with your loved one, a sunset date by the pool is an affair that’s worth considering! So if by any chance you’re in Jakarta for your couples vacation or honeymoon, head over to Alila Jakarta to enjoy an enchanted fine dining that will be etched to both of your memories forever.

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See Jakarta Differently

Thetraveljunkie.org – Sa bai dee! If we had to think of a list of our favourite world cities, Jakarta would undoubtedly make the top ten. It’s a real pleasure to visit time and time again, as there’s always new things to see and discover despite the fact that we also like to go back to places where we’ve been before. Every trip gives us a different perspective and we see things differently. We don’t know what other cities we would include in our top ten, but we’ll keep thinking about it.

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What to Eat in Shanghai Storm

Thetraveljunkie.org – When we stayed at the Alila Jakarta, we rediscovered Shanghai Storm too. Shanghai Storm is one of the lovely places we’d previously seen on Instagram. It’s a hidden gem in Jakarta. It has a gorgeous floor, a lovely atmosphere, wonderful staff and delicious food. Aside from the sweet soup asparagus with crab meat soup, which is incredible, we recommend the seafood lamian spicy and obviously, the mocktail of raspberry and lychee shake. And, We’re sure we’ll go back, hopefully soon.

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