SO, Let’s talk: Indulgence

    For a busy New Yorker, it’s hard to say that many things impress you. The SO Sofitel Bangkok is one of these things. From the warm hospitality to the countless amenities, there are a plethora of home comforts available to you. Checking in to the hotel is an experience in itself. You can enjoy an expertly…

    SO, Let’s Talk: Rooms, Views, and Cute Men

      When you travel, hotels become your home, so it’s important that the property matches your style and vibe. After all, it will be your home away from home. On my recent trip to Thailand with one of my best friends, we were fortunate to stay in the SO Sofitel Bangkok, which seamlessly matched my energy…

      What’s better than a boatful of fruits? Klong Lat Mayom

        What’s better than a boatful of fruits? Many boats full of fruits! Once you’ve seen the iconic pictures of Thailand’s beautiful floating markets, most are keen to enjoy the experience.   As was I when I first arrived in Thailand, heading straight for the most popular floating market, Damnoen Saduak. The colors, tastes, smells, noise and…

        Trouble in paradise?

          Ahhh…you’ve made it to Thailand. The weather’s hot, the men are hotter. The food is delicious, the culture’s delightful, the beaches are perfect, the cocktails are flowing and they love the gays. You don’t have a worry in the world…except one. Where next? For many who visit Thailand, the biggest trouble you’ll face is deciding…

          Song Kran 10: The Celebration of a Lifetime

            This April, the largest gay circuit party in all of Asia gets even wilder with Song Kran 10. In celebration of the tenth anniversary of gCircuit, thousands of eager gay adventurers from around the globe will travel to Bangkok, Thailand to experience the nonstop excitement of the most ambitious edition of Song Kran to date. With…

            Probing the Pangina

              Thailand is already well-known as the most LGBTQ friendly country in Asia. This is especially the case for trans men and drag queen performers, with many starring in fabulous shows throughout the country – a must-see during your visit to the land of smiles. Recently I had the chance to chat with my favorite drag…

              Let’s Go To Pattaya!

                By Ben S. This was my first group trip to Pattaya, Thailand, as a reunion with two of my gay besties. Pattaya is a natural destination for LGBTQ travelers. It offers a resort feeling, is close to Bangkok and has a nightlife that rivals Silom in Bangkok. This was our first road trip together in…

                Chill Baby, Baby Chill. Mindfulness Meditation

                  Feel like you need to de-stress and take a break? A holiday in Thailand is the perfect remedy. But just how far are you prepared to go in order to give your mind a break from those pesky, distracting (naughty?) thoughts? As a Buddhist country, mindfulness meditation techniques have been taught in Thailand for many…

                  Bangkok Clubbing Beyond Silom

                    Bangkok is well-known amongst LGBT party-goers for its Silom nightlife scene, regular G spot parties and annual mega-bashes such as G Circuit. Few however are aware of the many gay clubbing options hidden away in the ‘burbs. I set out one Friday night on a mission to explore these lesser known clubs. Fake Club The…

                    The Honeymooning Series: Phuket

                      Thailand does more than just say that they welcome everyone, this beautiful country actively promotes to the LGBT market in an effort to show our community that we, too, are equals and deserve the best. To give a bit more insight into the thriving LGBT community in Thailand, I’ve decided to take you all on…