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Are Thai Desserts really Thai ? 5

Q) Are your favourite Thai desserts and sweets, colourfully sold on many a street corner in Thailand really Thai? A) Strangely enough, many Portuguese tourists would instantly recognise the flavours and textures of many Thai desserts……. as they too have the same desserts in their native Portugal. So how have these seemingly un-twinned countries on [...]

Portuguese Egg Custard tarts

The Perfect Thai Green Curry

The Perfect Thai Green Curry

In response to Nora McLaughlin MacNeil on our Friends of Thavorn Facebook page, our Award Winning Chef at Thavorn Palm Beach Resort, Chef Khun Chompoo, has provided the recipe for one of her Award Winning Signature Dishes ‘GAENG KIEW WAAN TALAY‘ or the famous ‘Thai Green Curry’. Nora wrote: Well Nora, as part of our [...]


Traditional Thai Food at ‘Friends of Thavorn’ Prize Draw Party

……..And now for my favourite part of the 1st March ‘Friends of Thavorn’ Prizedraw party – the Traditional Thai food!  A word of warning – Reading the following may cause you to develop sudden hunger pangs and a craving for Thai food ! Pad Thai (Thai Fried Noodles) Let’s start with probably the most famous [...]

Pad Thai

Coconut Dance from Isan - Serng Krapao

Traditional Thai Dance at ‘Friends of Thavorn’ Prize Draw Party

To continue the celebrations of the 50th Anniversary of Thavorn Hotels & Resorts and to see the launch of our latest promotion ‘ Friends of Thavorn ‘ on the 1st March 2011 we held the first “Friends of Thavorn Prize draw Reception” at Thavorn Palm Beach & Resort (TPB). The prize draw saw over 30 lucky [...]


Nai Yang Beach by Alejandra Lopez

Have you ever heard about the national park of Phuket? Well, if you haven’t, I will tell you about it. Last Sunday we decided to visit this beautiful place at Nai yang Beach, and that was how we left the city of Phuket, towards the national park and after about 45 minutes by bike we [...]