Bangkok’s Garden of Eden

Bangkok’s Garden of Eden

Written by Steven John, EMPTY PLATES BANGKOK What makes Bangkok special? For most it’s this mix between old & modern world which sets this city apart. It’s not as developed like counterpart cities in Asia such as Singapore, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Shanghai & Seoul but with a more modern and better infrastructure than cities like […]

Discover Papua’s ‘Heaven on Earth’ with a Private Charter Cruise & Dive Trip to Raja Ampat

Discover Papua’s ‘Heaven on Earth’ with a Private Charter Cruise & Dive Trip to Raja Ampat

For true adventurers, it isn’t enough to travel to lesser-known destinations – only the most remote, still undiscovered corners of the earth will do. To fully escape and see something entirely new, there’s no better way to explore than with a private charter cruise in one of the world’s most remote destinations – West Papua. […]

Time to Go Back to Bali

Time to Go Back to Bali

With the rainy season over and Mount Agung calm once more, there’s never been a better time to visit Bali. More than just a picture-perfect beach destination, Bali also has a rich heritage and a cultural side you should get to know better. Keep these suggestions in mind as you plan your next trip to […]

Best of Bangkok Guide – Secret Retreats Style

Best of Bangkok Guide – Secret Retreats Style

In a city where the Michelin guide awards as many stars to a street side food cart as it does a swanky cosmopolitan bistro, you know you’re in for a journey full of the unexpected. Thailand’s capital is a vibrant city with a little bit of everything: from illustrious temples and royal palaces to old-world […]