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Living The Resort Life At Black Mountain Hua Hin

Only a decade ago the area was a rural pineapple field in the foothills west of Hua Hin. Today, it is a vibrant community growing bigger each year. Black Mountain is located just 12 kilometers west of Hua Hin. It is close enough to take full advantage of the city and beaches, while living in…

Hua Hin, What’s Not To Love?

Hua Hin Beach

A friend of mine once told me that if you have the luxury to live anywhere you want you should always choose a resort city. He himself, an avid skier chose to live in Vail Colorado, a famous ski resort city in the States. For me, after living in Hua Hin for many years I…

True Thailand Classic Presented by Chang

From March 10th thru the 13th, Black Mountain Golf Club was ground zero for the best golf in the kingdom when it recently hosted Thailand’s largest professional sports event, with the highest cash prize, the “True Thailand Classic 2016 Presented by Chang”. Thailand’s True Corporation and ThaiBev, brewers of Chang Beer invested more than Bt180…

Let’s Meet Michael Janssen

Michael Janssen is the new General Manager at the InterContinental Hua Hin Resort. What is your full name and age? My name is Michael Janssen and I’m 44 years old.  What is your current Job Position? I am the general manager of luxury resort InterContinental Hua Hin Resort.  How long have you lived in Hua…

Hua Hin, A New International Jazz Venue

One of the great things about living in Hua Hin is all of the events and festivals that are always happening here. The weekend of March 24th & 25th saw the inaugural True Jazz Festival at Hua Hin. Fifty famous international artists, including a winner of 10 Grammy awards, and a number of leading Thai…

Table 94, New Wine Bar Restaurant on Soi 94

Republished courtesy of HOT Magazine, www.hotmagazine.website. Hua Hin’s Soi 94, very near the center of town, has transformed over the last several years to a foodies paradise.  It seems like at least 80% of the businesses on the street are restaurants and or bars. One new entry to the restaurant scene is Table 94 and…

Baan Phu Thara, a new cutting edge green development in Hua Hin

Baan Phu Thara, House in Hua Hin

Grahame Beecham and Eakkarat Suppagarn are both well know figures in Hua Hin’s Real Estate scene. Eakkarat is the developer of the highly successful Smart House developments, building 8 separate developments in Hua Hin. Grahame Beecham was the sales manager for another highly successful Hua Hin developer for years before leaving 18 months ago to…

Think like a House Hunter, whether your buying or selling

Whether you are trying to buy or sell a home, thinking like a house hunter is critical. Buyers have a “checklist” and want a home that will “check” all of their boxes.  Everyone’s list is different, but some features are on most people’s lists so they are deemed hot.  As a seller, it’s important to…