Imagine being in a tree house, perched atop the tallest tree overlooking the scenery beyond. Now, imagine you’re in Thailand overlooking the Ruak River, mountains and jungles that span across three countries. Combine that with Four Seasons hospitality and service and you’re at their luxury Tented Camp Golden Triangle in Chiang Rai, Thailand.
For a truly one-of-a-kind experience, you must reserve a seat many months in advance at Chef Gaggan Anand’s two Michelin star restaurant Gaggan, named after himself. At the 14-person U-shaped table surrounding these top chefs at work, an intimate 25-course rapid-fire meal awaits in a style unique to Gaggan.
Upon entering this hotel, you feel like you are walking through the jungle. Luscious trees and plants line the walls of the sky-lit atrium with an artificial river flowing through the floor. Muted tones are the main aesthetic, while highlighted by natural elements such as wood, stone, leather and gardens. Situated on three acres of land along the Chao Phraya River is The Siam Hotel.
In the Lanna region of Northern Thailand, the city of Chiang Mai hosts the Yi Peng festival, an annual tradition celebrated by Thais, tourists and monks alike. The date of this festival changes yearly to correspond with a full moon in the Thai lunar calendar, falling this year in November.
Relaxing poolside with a specialty cocktail in hand, looking out past the calm infinity pool over the edge of a cliff with a backdrop of limestone pinnacles jutting out from the bay – that is the life at the Six Senses Yao Noi.
Bangkok at night shines bright with colors, lights and excitement. Instead of traversing through the busy streets, take a seat on a brand-new river boat to indulge in a pre-dinner or dinnertime experience. The Supanniga Cruise offers voyages in the evening, for afternoon tea or cocktails, and at sunset for dinner.
Magical memories and ultimate luxury await at the Belmond Napasai on Koh Samui, an island off the coast of Thailand. Surrounded by 43 acres of lush tropical gardens, your stand-alone villa or residence will grant you total seclusion and comfort.