Think that the best view in Pattaya, decent coffee and affordable prices do not come together? Then you have never visited Coffee Break Cafe in Pattaya View Point Hill, have you? This simple, no-frills venue occupies arguably the most sought after location in the whole city. Perched between the two viewpoints in Pratamnak – the…
Tired of your usual boring chicken noodles but yet cannot live without noodles? Then it is high time to try something different. Order yen ta fo! Yen ta fo is a real gem in the realm of Thai soups: it has noodles, it contains a great variety of ingredients, it looks cool. A definite must-try!…
I am sure you have been to or at least heard of Khao Chi Chan, a mountain in Eastern Pattaya with a giant golden Buddha image which has been engraved to its side. Dotting the environs are temples and other buildings of Wat Yan complex, colourful Chinese-style Viharn Sien and modest Phra Mondop commanding the…
I have recently posted this pic in my FB account and immediately have been attacked with the questions like ‘Where is it?’, ‘Is it Koh Samet?’ and ‘Wow, are you in Samui?`. Well, no, I am still in Pattaya and this is Hat Sai Kaew, aka Military Beach, located on the premises of Sattahip Royal…
Today is my fish day. Since I discovered pla phao (ปลาเผา), grilled fish in salt, I have never had any doubts on how I would like my fish done. Normally there are two kinds of fish cooked this way – pla nin (ปลานิล) and pla taptim (ปลาทับทิม). These are Nile tilapias, the first one is…

If I run out of ideas on where to go during the weekend, I head to Greta Farm where I can have two hours of guaranteed fun for my daughter and, well, some piece and tasty yam, larp or kuai tiaw for myself. Located in Soi Wat Yan, on your right some 200m after you…

I am not a great sports fan type – with the only exception of biathlon, which I would rather watch on TV than staying alone a snowy run route somewhere in Östersund. But I cannot help but just admit that Jet Ski World Cup which is held annually in Pattaya is an extremely exciting event…