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Paradise: Koh Lipe, Thailand

Pic: Sunrise Beach at Koh Lipe in Thailand (Jan 2015) Pic: Thai Airways Royal Silk Business Class B777-300ER Back in January, I booked a last minute side trip from Australia to Thailand. I used 80K LifeMiles to book Brisbane – Bangkok…

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Koh Chang (Thailand)

Pic: The Pool at AMARI Emerald Cove, Koh Chang, Thailand (May 2012) Pic: Palm Tree Swing at Lagoona Beach Resort, Koh Chang (May 2012) On previous trips to Thailand I visited Bangkok, Phuket, Chiang Mai (Songkran), Koh Tao, Hua Hin…

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Premier Suite at InterContinental Hua Hin Resort

Pic: Hotel Sign InterContinental Hua Hin Resort (Feb 2011) Pic: Lobby InterContinental Hua Hin Resort (Feb 2011) Early February 2011, I stayed at InterContinental Hua Hin with a Chinese friend.  For transportation from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport to Hua Hin,…

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Malapascua Island in the Philippines

Pic: Bounty Beach, Malapascua Island, Philippines (Nov 2011) Pic: Tapanee Beach Resort, Malapascua Island (Nov 2011) Earlier this month, I had the pleasure to visit the Philippines.  As I had already visited the island of Boracay in 2008, I was…

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Deluxe room at Pullman Pattaya Aisawan

Pic: View from Deluxe room at Pullman Pattaya Aisawan (Aug 2011) Pic: My Deluxe room at Pullman Pattaya Aisawan (Aug 2011) Originally I had booked a 4-night reward stay at Holiday Inn Pattaya.  Early August, Miles and More launched an…

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