Introduction: Thai Food and Temples!

Introduction: Thai Food and Temples!

Introduction: Thai Food and Temples!

As many of you may have seen on our Instagram or Facebook account, I just got back from an awesome trip to Thailand and Cambodia!  I talked about my first journey out of the country in 9 months in my Bodacious Trip Alert a few weeks ago and now I am ready to get started sharing our experience!

Singapore airlines suite class first bed sq lax sin A380

My bed in Singapore Airlines A380 Suites Class!

This trip was born out of my desire to finally see South East Asia and of course try a new airplane cabin!  And let me tell you, it was great but not really the most relaxing trip.


Well, with my job I can’t really get more than 8 days off at a time, so a trip all the way to Thailand and then Cambodia doesn’t allow for much time staying in each place!  When you couple that with a day of travel to get there and get back you aren’t left with much time on the ground to relax.  But who knows when I will be back so I just had to hit the two places I have been wanting to see for awhile, The Phi Phi Islands in Thailand and Angkor Wat in Cambodia! Relaxing will have to come on our next trip! (Greece in May 😉 )

Holiday Inn koh phi phi island long-tail boat

One of the Long-Tail boats at Holiday Inn Phi Phi Island

As I said, this was a GO GO GO type of trip and because of that we have tons to share and review!  We will start our expedition in Los Angeles, take several stops on our way to Koh Phi Phi Don and then head up to Siem Reap before taking the scenic route back to Chicago.

Maya Bay, Thailand koh phi phi

Maya Bay, Thailand

Here is an example of what we have in store:

Introduction: Thai Food and Temples!
Hotel Review: The Concourse at LAX (Future Hyatt Regency at Los Angeles Airport)
Lounge Review: Star Alliance Business and First Class Lounge LAX
Flight Review: Singapore Airlines A380 Suite Class LAX-NRT
Lounge Review: ANA Suite Class Lounge NRT
Flight Review: Singapore Airlines A380 Suite Class NRT-SIN
Lounge Review: SATS Premier Lounge
Flight Review: SilkAir Economy Class SIN-HKT
Transfer to Holiday Inn Phi Phi Island
Hotel Review: Holiday Inn Phi Phi Island
Maya Bay and the Phi Phi Islands
Hotel Review: Perennial Resort Phuket
Flight Review: AirAsia HKT-DMK-REP
Hotel Review: Park Hyatt Siem Reap- Rooftop Garden Suite with Balcony
Angkor Wat and the 5 MUST SEE temples in Siem Reap!
Flight Review: DragonAir Economy Class REP-HKG
Lounge Review: Cathay Pacific “The Pier” First Class Lounge (Kevin’s Take)
Flight Review: Cathay Pacific Regional Business Class HKG-NRT
Lounge Review: Japan Airlines First Class Lounge Main Terminal NRT
Flight Review: Japan Ailrines First Class NRT-ORD
Let’s Break it down: Thailand/Cambodia

park hyatt siem reap rooftop terrace review

Entrance of our Rooftop Terrace Suite at Park Hyatt Siem Reap

As you can see we have A LOT to review, as usual, with some great flights, including the AWESOME first class suite on Singapore Airlines A380 and a second flight in one my favorite cabins, Japan Airlines First Class.  And of course our incredible experiences at two great destinations!

Angkor wat siem reap cambodia

Angkor Wat

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Our trip home on Japan Airlines First Class!

Stay tuned!

One Comment on “Introduction: Thai Food and Temples!

  1. Aw wow definitely not much time for relaxation given all the travel. You must have spent at least half of the time getting from one place to another. Still, great places to see and explore. Hope you enjoyed…

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