English born Andrew J Wood, is a freelance travel writer and for most of his career a professional hotelier. Andrew has over 40 years of hospitality and travel experience. He is a Skal member and a hotel graduate of Napier University, Edinburgh. Andrew is also a former Director of Skal International (SI), Past President SI THAILAND, 2 times
Club President of SI BANGKOK and is currently President SKAL ASIA. He is a regular guest lecturer at various Universities in Thailand and overseas.
Lisu and Lanjia Lodges, owned and operated by Asian Oasis, will be introduced to tourism students at Penn State-Berks, USA, as part of a special lecture by Thailand’s tourism industry doctor, Dr. Scott Michael Smith.
While continuing the tempo which was set by the past President Sk. Ernest Dias, Sk. Shekhar and his Skal Goa Board Members have a vision of creating a niche for the club in the areas of Conservation of the Environment, CSR, Social Causes concerning our Industry – Hospitality & Travel.
The largest and only annual event in Thailand to receive such substantial and sustained publicity, the festival promises an exciting and diverse array of artists and performances from around the world who will appeal to different audience tastes and ages.
Positioned in the field of top world-class hotels in one of Asia’s favourite cities, this property is not only the flagship property of the Standard brand in Asia but also has its sights firmly set on being one of the finest hotels in Bangkok.