The menu lets fresh ingredients sing, particularly with liberal use of aromatic herbs, added as a necessity, not an afterthought.
Street food still rules on the beach in Patong.
Get to know your lemongrass from your lime leaves and learn to cook like a Thai chef in a lush garden setting.
I stayed three nights and lost 2kg as a result of probably all the exercise, yoga, treatments at the spa and good, healthy food. It felt pretty effortless and extremely relaxing too.
The benefits of a spa break don't have to end on the trip home.
You will want to return again and again and again ...
Massages, infinity pools and oceanfront views. Everything you want in a beachside Thai retreat.
In a karst limestone crown, Phuket is the jewel; a large island surrounded by beautiful beaches where backpackers mingle with honeymooners splurging in luxury digs with infinity pools and butlers. Hours can be whiled away doing nothing, or day-tripping to some of the most beautiful islands and national parks in the world - famous Phi Phi or Phang-Nga. Don't miss colourful Phuket Town's gory Vegetarian Festival.