the POSH guide
The best of Southeast Asia

the POSH guide is my selection of the best of Southeast Asia, from the nicest hotels and resorts, to the finest restaurants and the greatest local arts and crafts. This site is a complement to my Asia for Visitors on-line guide, where you'll find detailed information on the sights and experiences all around the region. Feel free to find out more about us and what's POSH, in our view; then get started by checking out our introduction to Southeast Asia's POSH destinations.

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Here's the latest posting from our news blog covering developments at luxury resorts and travel destinations around Southeast Asia:

The Continent Hotel – Bangkok

16 November 2012
Filed under: Hotels — Tags: , — Michael @ 9:11 am

The Continent Hotel Bangkok is just a few steps from the busy Asoke intersection. It’s an area I pass through four or five times a week, so I’ve seen the building under construction for a year or more. For much of that time, there was a big Ramada banner on the side of the structure, but apparently the owner had a change of heart at the last minute and decided against the affiliation. That’s probably just as well, since the quality of the place is a bit above what the Ramada brand conjures up. Continue reading »»

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