Recent Posts

  • 20 Jan0
    Popular food forever.. Som Tum (Green Papaya Salad)

    Popular food forever.. Som Tum (Green Papaya Salad)

    Post by Withaya

    New Year celebration was just over. A lot of Thai people took holidays abroad with their families. Many returned to their hometowns. Certainly, food is an important part of the celebration in Thailand. There is one dish that would not be absent on the table. That dish is the popular “Som Tum” or Green Papaya Salad.

     
  • 12 Jan0
    Peace of Mind in the Heart of the City

    Peace of Mind in the Heart of the City

    Post by Withaya

    I believe that many people who live in the big city of Bangkok like me want to live a peaceful life surrounded by nature. The truth is it is really hard to find ‘peace’ when we are always on the go. Our active lives always give us stress. That is why we try to find ways to relax or rejuvenate ourselves whenever we can.

     
  • 25 Dec0
    Sustainable Tourism at a Tea Plantation in Chiang Mai

    Sustainable Tourism at a Tea Plantation in Chiang Mai

    Post by chananya

    Thai people have been familiar with tea for a long time as a food ingredient, not as a drink. They use wild tea leaves, known as “Bai Mieng” in Thai, in a variety of dishes, especially in northern cuisine.

     
  • 22 Dec0
    Your Kitchen – Your Medicine Cabinet

    Your Kitchen – Your Medicine Cabinet

    Post by Withaya

    An ancient Chinese doctor in Tang Dynasty believed that most ailments were caused by bad diet or imbalance of nutrition. So, he treated his patients by giving them a proper food plan instead of the medicine.

     
  • 24 Nov0
    Healthy Local Food to Try in Northern Thailand

    Healthy Local Food to Try in Northern Thailand

    Post by Withaya

    “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food”, Hippocratis, an ancient Greek physician once said. However, we have come so far in producing and processing food that it is harder to be sure what we are eating is medicinal or hazardous to our health.

     
  • 3 Nov0
    Kathin Ceremony – then and now

    Kathin Ceremony – then and now

    Post by Withaya

    Kathin festival is one of the oldest Buddhist traditions in Thailand. It always takes place within a month after the end of Buddhist Lent

     
  • 27 Oct0
    Spice Up Your Holiday with Cooking Experience

    Spice Up Your Holiday with Cooking Experience

    Post by chananya

    Thai Food has become popular internationally for many years. We begin to see an incorporation of Thai flavours in western cuisines. Nowadays, some restaurants may serve you steak and seafood dishes with Thai peanut sauce or Thai spicy salads as a side dish.