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  • Underboob selfies outlawed in Thailand
    Underboob selfies outlawed in Thailand
    There seems to be no end to the (seemingly) silly, let alone narcissistic, postings on the internet these days. While some are rude, and others crude, the Thai government has declared underboob selfies to be in violation of the country’s...
  • Giant Stingray: But did it really weigh 800 pounds (Video)
    Giant Stingray: But did it really weigh 800 pounds (Video)
    The giant Stingray was caught with a rod and reel in the Mae Klong river in Thailand, and the folks there say that it weighed in at nearly 800 pounds. It was caught while several men fished from a “small” fishing boat by American TV...
  • Enjoyed the Holiday Inn in Pattaya
    Enjoyed the Holiday Inn in Pattaya
    The Executive Tower of the Holiday Inn creates an oasis of calm in what can be chaotic Pattaya Beach. The crisp, trendy design is a welcome sign in the somewhat tired look of the other hotels in the area. There are two towers and the Executive...
  •  Pro Yingluck Shinawatra red shirt supporters
    Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra has been impeached
    The previous prime minister in Thailand, Yingluck Shinawatra, is now being confronted with a nightmare. The Japan Times reported on Jan. 23, 2015, Yingluck has been impeached and she is now facing corruption charges. Just hours after prosecutors...
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    Adventure in Thailand, resort in Las Vegas, visit Downton Abbey
    This week’s deals include a tour of Thailand, a resort near Las Vegas, and a package to London that includes Downton Abbey (Highclere Castle).Groupon Getaways and Affordable Asia Tours are offering an eleven-day tour of Thailand starting at ...
  • Anantara
    Room Report: Anantara Riverside Hotel Bangkok, Thailand
    Arrival Experience: Attracting business and leisure travelers with its comprehensive facilities, resortlike atmosphere and numerous restaurants, the Anantara Riverside is benefiting from a total overhaul that will allow it to compete with the well...
  • Anantara
    Room Report: Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp Thailand
    Arrival Experience: This charming, all-inclusive resort is nestled in the lush bamboo forest and hillside of Thailand's Golden Triangle. Arrivals are met at the airport and driven the hour-long ride to the hotel. Anantara Hotels and Resorts is...
  • Koh Phangan
    Yoga Teacher Training in Thailand
    Ready to escape winter on a fabulous beach vacation?Drishti Yoga International Teacher Training will be hosting a 200hr & 500hr Vinyasa Yoga Alliance accredited Yoga Teacher Training Course February 5 – March 1, 2015. Join us on the...
  • Selling dog meat at the market
    Stocking stuffer idea: Buy a bulletin board to save Thai dogs from slaughter
    You ought to be in pictures!” Probably the oldest pickup line in the world, right?Well how about: “Want to see your name in lights?For writers, how about seeing your words in lights, such as a marquee?Or, would a billboard do?And what...
  • Thailand Grand Palace
    Thailand's reputation as a tourist destination damaged
    Two Burmese men, Zaw Lin and Wai Phyo, both 21, have been formally charged with the murders of British backpackers Hannah Witheridge and David Miller in Thailand in September of this year.The two immigrants were arrested two weeks after the...
  • Leo on the beach
    Canadian model rescues paralyzed dog found on the beach
    On Friday, a heartwarming story about a paralyzed dog, saved by a Canadian model who was visiting Thailand, was published by BuzzFeed.The dog at the center of the story is an adorable shepherd mix named Leo - his journey, as it is known today,...
  • Police Car
    Baby body parts attempted to be shipped to the U.S.
    Sheets of skin, several feet and a baby's head were found a container that was being shipped from Bangkok to the United States. The baby body parts were found when a Bangkok parcel company scanned the package. According to a Sunday, Nov. 16...
  • American man caught shipping baby body parts to the U.S. from Thailand
    American man caught shipping dead baby body parts to U.S. via DHL from Thailand
    An American tourist purchased body parts of babies at an all-night flea market while in Thailand and was caught attempting to ship them to three different locations in the U.S. via DHL. The workers at the DHL shipping office in Pathum, Thani...
  • Great things to do in Bangkok
    Great things to do in Bangkok
    There is no city quite like Bangkok. It is a great destination but also a connecting city to other destinations in Asia with wonderful things to see.The Temple of Dawn, Wat (Thai for temple) Arum is located on the “other side” of the...
  • Futsalroos ASEAN silver 2014
    Futsalroos finish AFF Championships in second
    The Futsalroos have come second in the 2014 AFF Futsal Championship as they fell to a 6-0 loss to Thailand in the final at Shah Alam in Malaysia on Saturday night.It was a replay of the 2013 final, which saw Thailand win 2-1 and won the Thais...