For some Bangkokians a game of pool is simply a way to unwind after work, a chance to socialize in an expat bar, or an opportunity to flirt with a pretty local. It doesn’t matter if there’s a slight curve towards the top end, the cloth is a bit eaten up, you have to perform…

For those who don’t know what dim sum is, I feel sorry for you. Dim Sum is a Cantonese style lunchtime affair, all about eating little bite-sized snacks traditionally served in small steamer baskets. It’s kind of like a Chinese version of tapas with a jug of sangria replaced by a pot of herbal tea.…

If you are going to become a true Bangkokian you’ll need to learn how to drink whisky. Thailand is perhaps best known for some dubious and almost deadly brands of alcohol, such as Samsong and Mekong which are commonly referred to as whiskeys but are both much closer to being rum, not to mention the…

You don’t have to be a 90’s ninja turtle or of Mediterranean descendant to appreciate a good pizza, but when it comes to Italian breads in Bangkok there’s a notable difference between good and great. While there’s clearly no shortage of awesome and authentic Italian restaurants in the city serving up prizing-winning pastas, antipastos, and…

Not everyone reads a bar girl forum day and night, and many people can find themselves quickly lost and confused by much of the jargon used around the Bangkok bars, especially if you are on your first trip into the exciting neon-lit world of gogo bars. Get to know the right ‘jargon’ To help you…