Nong Prue in Kanchanaburi is well known for the authentic country cooking on offer in the town. And particularly for the termite mushrooms which appear after the rains in July through to September.
It is a typical farming community well off the tourist map. Little or no English is spoken and most of the visitors are city folk from Bangkok who click back and treat themselves to the deliciously simple country food, a traditional massage and the slow pace of village life.
Khao Jod Coffee is a single estate Arabica coffee which is grown in the Si Sawat district Kanchanaburi.