How to Dress in Thailand: Staying Cool, Looking Fresh

Staying Cool, Looking Fresh: How to Dress in Thailand

Dressing to Impress: How to Dress in Thailand This is your holiday. You’re looking forward to sharing those brand-new threads in your photos and showing off to the locals. When thinking of how to dress in Thailand, it’s not always as straightforward as in the West. Not every outfit is suitable, some are downright offensive. […]

Sand and Snorkels in Coral Island, Just a Day Trip from Phuket

Sand and Snorkels in Coral Island, Just a Day Trip from Phuket

Island Life: Coral Island, Phuket Enjoy a day to remember with a trip to beautiful Coral Island, off the coast of Phuket. The islands of Thailand are famous with good reason. The warm weather and laid-back vibes make for a fantastic place to relax and enjoy yourself. Some of these islands are world-renowned like Koh […]

The Banksy of Bangkok: Graffiti Artist, Alex Face

The Banksy of Bangkok: Graffiti Artist, Alex Face

Urban Legend: Alex Face, Bangkok’s Famous Graffiti Artist Hidden down the side streets and sois of urban Bangkok is a mysterious world of graffiti, created by an enigmatic character in the street art scene  Alex Face. We’ve been intrigued by his work and he’s even done a few pieces in Bodega Bangkok. Bangkok is a […]

The Phuket Gibbon Rehabilitation Project is Pure Monkey Business

The Phuket Gibbon Rehabilitation Project is Pure Monkey Business

A fun day out? It’s a Gibbon! At the Gibbon Rehabilitation Project Gibbons are nature’s comedians, and you can enjoy them in their natural habitat at the Phuket Gibbon Rehabilitation Project. Gibbons are amazing creatures. They’re furry, funny, acrobatic and incredibly endangered. Their habitat in south-east Asia is rapidly disappearing and their ‘cute factor’ has […]

Eating and Creating Local: Taking a Phuket Cooking Class

Eating and Creating Local: Taking a Phuket Cooking Class

Chopped? Masterchef? Hell’s Kitchen? All a piece of cake after your Phuket Cooking Class Food in Thailand is more than just something you eat. It’s a way of life. Everywhere you go you’ll see food. Stalls, street food and vendors on the roads. Restaurants at every turn in town and candlelit beach front dinners. Soon […]

Tip Top Etiquette Tips: Tipping in Thailand Guide by Bodega Hostels

Tip Top Etiquette Tips: Tipping in Thailand Guide by Bodega Hostels

The Do’s, The Don’ts and the How’s of Tipping in Thailand. You’re on holiday, soaking up the sun, relaxing on the beach and sipping on cool Leos and Changs. At some point, in fact likely within the first few hours, you’ll be in a restaurant or bar and wondering if and how much you should […]

The 5 Best Places to Get Bagels in Bangkok: Comfort Food Gone Wild

The 5 Best Places to Get Bagels in Bangkok: Comfort Food Gone Wild

Nothing Tastes More like Home than a BKK Bagel Bagels are the chewy, tasty stars of the café world and there’s a great selection of places to grab one in Bangkok. Bagels in Bangkok are hard to come by if you don’t know where to look. Luckily for you, they aren’t far from Bodega Bangkok! […]

Ang Thong National Marine Park: Thailand’s Aquatic Paradise

Ang Thong National Marine Park: Thailand’s Aquatic Paradise

The Second-Best Kind of Thong: A Trip to Ang Thong National Marine Park If you’re a fan of Thailand’s clear warm waters and vibrant sea life (and who isn’t?) then a trip to the Ang Thong National Marine Park is for you. A short boat ride from Koh Phangan or Koh Samui, the park offers […]

Asiatique The Riverfront: Shopping in Bangkok at its Finest

Asiatique The Riverfront: Shopping in Bangkok at its Finest

Shopping on the Dock of the Bay: Asiatique The Riverfront When people travel to Thailand they’re after beaches, scenery, culture and shopping. Bangkok is the king of the shopping malls in Thailand with huge sprawling complexes offering the latest items. Asiatique The Riverfront is a shopping center with a difference. Asiatique The Riverfront opened back […]