Inspired by the famous Michelin two-star restaurant Ciel Bleu at the Hotel Okura Amsterdam, which is helmed by Executive Chef Onno Kokmeijer, the talented culinary team at Elements, The Okura Prestige Bangkok’s Michelin-starred restaurant, are working with culinary team at Ciel Bleu to continue its celebration of succulent seafood this autumn blending French culinary techniques with premium Japanese ingredients. Smoked, steamed, poached or as a spreadable rillettes, star of the show this season is fresh salmon from Hokkaido.
The St. Regis Bangkok Signature Sunday Brunch is a veritable institution of epic proportion, set at VIU Restaurant on Level 12 of the hotel. In a grand buffet experience, from 12:30pm to 3:30pm, guests can enjoy an extraordinary brunch of the finest fare, matched with wines, champagne and cocktails.
Fun and free activities from Away Resorts are here to serve you and your family all year-round during your stay at Koh Kood Island, Kanchanaburi or Chiang Mai. Away Koh Kood Resort offers water activities including paddle boarding and kayaking with paradise scenery throughout the day. Or you can enjoy a selection of pub games such as 8-ball pool or darts at Castaway Pub.
The symbol of the Japanese Imperial House and an indicator that autumn has arrived, the chrysanthemum flower, or ‘kiku’, has been venerated in Japan for thousands of years. During autumn, the flower is celebrated at festivals featuring lavish floral displays with chrysanthemum blossoms that have been specially cultivated for the occasion. At this time of year the flower petals are even included in traditional dishes. To celebrate the season of the chrysanthemum, Master Chef Shigeru Hagiwara at award-winning Yamazato restaurant at the Okura Prestige Bangkok has created a chrysanthemum Gozen lunch platter and an 8-course Kaiseki dinner. Highlight ingredients include Momiji sea bream, goby, chestnuts, ginko nuts, saury fish and modori bonito.
As the number of remote workers swell and portable careers replace traditional desk jobs, one Koh Samui-based resort is leveraging its stunning ocean views and opening the island’s first dedicated co-working space.
Mantra Samui Resort’s new ‘Work | Lounge’ is a dedicated space for people looking to work while on holiday as well as catering to visitors and locals looking for a workspace to share with like-minded people.
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Bangkok, led by General Manager Sunthornpan Dhechatech, in collaboration with Vatanika Patamasingh na Ayudhya, founder of the VATANIKA fashion brand, recently staged a spectacular “Strive for Perfection” in Style Presentation featuring VATANIKA’s Pre-Fall 2018 collection at the Rolls-Royce booth, as one of the highlights of the MGC-Asia Auto Fest 2018 at Siam Paragon. On display were limited editions of iconic Rolls-Royce models such as the sexiest ever Dawn boasting a body in bespoke silver and a convertible roof in elegant Navy blue; Ghost SWB (Standard Wheel Base); and Ghost EWB (Extended Wheel Base).