Bangkok’s Very Cool Sushi

Koi 26 Sukhumvit Soi 20, Bangkok Tel: 02 663 4990/1 Celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa is opening a branch of his chi chi chain of restaurants in Hong Kong later this year, but don’t expect Thais to jump on a plane. They already have Koi, It’s expensive, stunningly stylish - cool, California-Zen-like minimalism and a cozy,…

Jazz in a Crowded Place

Jazz and blues stall, Chatuchak Weekend Market, Bangkok. It would seem almost impossible for Bangkok's famously hot, messy, crowded Chatuchak Weekend Market to be anybody's idea of a place to find even a moment's relaxation. Inside you can buy a pet snake, an aphrodisiac potion, used Levi jeans, and almost anything else in an atomsphere…