The Quest for the Perfect Pad Thai
A fan of Thailand’s national dish scours Bangkok to find the greatest version – and to learn about the dish’s intriguing past. By David Farley.
The Buddhist Stupa: Architecture & Symbolism
No matter where stupas are found — India's Sanchi, Sri Lanka's ancient cities of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa, Myanmar's Bagan, Thailand's capitals...
Thai Nam Prik | The Local Guide to Thailand’s Fiery Chili Sauces
Variations of nam prik are among the most common everyday foods in Thai cuisine and is considered one of the defining characteristics of th...
Thailand: The Cookbook
on Amazon The author brings together 500 authentic recipes from every region, from street vendor snacks to home-cooked meals. By Jean-Pierre Gabriel.
on Amazon A collection of seven short stories set in contemporary Thailand that present a nation far removed from its exoticized stereotypes. By Ratt...
The Enduring Sacred Landscape of the Naga
on Amazon While naga (supernatural beings with both serpent and human attributes) iconography adorns Buddhist temples throughout Southeast Asia, part...