Posts Tagged ‘Raffles Hotel’

Tavern Tipples . . . a drink called Vis-à-vis at the Elephant Bar, Phnom Penh

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

small logo RDC( Tavern Tipples . . . Vis-à-vis a drink my daughter found very delectable at the Elephant Bar, at the Raffles Hotel, Le Royal, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
This exotic drink is made from banana puree with coconut cream and a touch of sugar syrup, blended and served in an out-sized, high-stemmed glass. It is listed as a non-alcoholic drink on the menu, however, rum may be added if you wish.

Artist Marco Minotti at Raffles Nai Lert Park Hotel

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

Italian AmbassadorArtist, Designer, Marco Minotti introduced his work entitled “Dynamic Emotions” for the first time, to Bangkok at The Raffles, Nai Lert Park Hotel.
It was a pleasure to attend the opening ceremony last evening presided over by His Excellency, Ignazio Di Pace, Italian Ambassador to Thailand.

I was invited by Tamara Dameo representing G Four International Ltd., who sponsored all the wines for the event, which as usual, were excellent.

Marco MinottiMarco Minotti’s paintings will be on display daily from June 10 to 20 (10am-7pm) at the Garden Wing (ground level). On June 12th at 6:30pm there will be a “art dinner” at Ma Maison Restaurant on the lower level of the hotel Baht 3,025 ++ that will include an artwork signed and numbered by the artist exclusively created for this event. Part of the proceeds will be donated to: “Treasure Our Elephants” Northern Elephant Preservation Foundation, Thailand.