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Uracha Chaiyapinunt

Uracha Chaiyapinunt

Uracha Chaiyapinunt is a freelance lifestyle writer born and currently based in Bangkok, Thailand. A graduate of the USC Annenberg School of Journalism, growing up between Asia and America instilled in her a penchant for road trips, national parks, beach getaways and unique hotel experiences. When not at work, she can usually be found driving a hard bargain in the local market or making the most of hotels' complimentary breakfast buffet.

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Wellness

What Is Global Wellness Day, Who Founded It, and How to Celebrate

Meet the founder of Global Wellness Day, and get inspired by these awesome activities at hotels around Asia.

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Inspiration

7 Hopelessly Romantic Long-Weekend Getaways in Southeast Asia

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so we’re here with romantic inspo.

Sindhorn Kempinski Hotel Bangkok Best New in Thailand

Food & Drink

The Best New Openings in Thailand 2021

The ultimate T+L guide to all the best hotels, resorts, restaurants and bars that have opened since lockdown 1.0.

travel inspiration tv shows

12 TV Shows Inspiring Us to Travel Now

These TV shows helped sate our wanderlust during lockdowns, and are inspiring us to travel once more.

Hotels & Resorts

Why We’re Royally Excited About the Regent Hotels & Resorts Rebranding

With a new, next-gen attitude, this is not your auntie’s old-school Regent.

Hotels & Resorts

The T+L Guide to Top-Tier Hotel Openings in Southeast Asia in the Second Half of 2021

We preview 23 of the most outstanding luxury hotels coming to the region.

Hotels & Resorts

This Super High-End Hotel Swag Is Reason Enough to Check In

The swishest hotels and the most luxurious goods are pairing up for matches made in six-star heaven.

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Wellness

June 12 is Global Wellness Day. These Hotels Are Offering Online Mind-Body Retreats to Celebrate

Who says Zoom can’t be Zen?

Hotels & Resorts

How This Hotel Helped the Hawaii of China Get a Whole Lot Greener

If you haven’t heard of 1 Hotels, get your green flags waving. This extra-eco, uber-luxury brand has just opened in Hainan, China.

Hotels & Resorts

This Luxury Hotel Is Turning Kitchen Excess to Healthy Meals and Bottle Caps to Prosthetic Limbs

Did you know that one of the most luxurious hotels in Bangkok is also one of its most conscientious? Here’s Capella’s blueprint for a green, clean, feel-good urban resort.

Wellness

Keep Calm and Try These Online Wellness Activities

These 5 renowned wellness brands are working out our kinks, imbuing Zen and keeping us fit, all from afar.