Burmese for Beginners App for iOS and Android

July 24, 2014
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Burmese for Beginners App for iOS and Android

The latest popular destination in South East Asia is Myanmar which is now opening up to world tourism. It’s still early days but there has been a lot of interest in tourists in visiting this country. If you are someone visiting for a short time or someone who is investing a more long term…

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Thailand Happiness Street Festival in Bangkok 25-26 July 2014

July 22, 2014
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Thailand Happiness Street Festival in Bangkok 25-26 July 2014

On Friday and Saturday of this week there will be a giant street festival on the roads in front of Central World in Bangkok. There will be many street stalls…

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New Premium UK Package for Thai Expat TV Subscribers

July 21, 2014
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New Premium UK Package for Thai Expat TV Subscribers

The traditional way of watching television has always been live, at the same time as everyone else. Programs usually start on the hour or half hour to make it easier…

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Day 3 of Trip to Chiang Rai

July 21, 2014
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This is now the third and last day of our trip to Chiang Rai. We fly back to Bangkok on Monday morning. It has been a great trip with a…

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Day 2 of Trip to Chiang Rai

July 20, 2014
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This is now day two of my trip to Chiang Rai. We are here on the invitation of the local government. Tourism numbers dropped dramatically after the earthquake a few…

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Day 1 of Trip to Chiang Rai

July 19, 2014
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This weekend I’m on a four day trip to Chiang Rai Province in Northern Thailand. I’m here with other Thai travel media on the invitation of the governor of this…

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Consequences of Overstaying in Thailand

July 17, 2014
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Consequences of Overstaying in Thailand

There has been a lot of news recently about a crackdown on people working and staying illegally in Thailand. We’ve heard a lot about the so-called “border runs” being outlawed. Before,…

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Buy Tickets for Leicester City vs Everton in Thailand

July 15, 2014
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Buy Tickets for Leicester City vs Everton in Thailand

Thai football fans have a treat this month when Everton FC will be playing a friendly match against Leicester City in Thailand. The match will take place on Sunday 27th…

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Day 3: Cha-am and Prachuap Khiri Khan

July 4, 2014
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This week I’m on a three day trip to Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khiri Khan. Today is the last day for exploring in this region. Cha-am is a great beach for…

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Day 2: Cha-am and Prachuap Khiri Khan

July 2, 2014
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This week I’m on a three day trip to Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khiri Khan. I’m using a hotel on Cha-am Beach as the base. During the week it is less…

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Day 1: Phetchaburi and Cha-am

July 2, 2014
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This week I’m doing a three day trip to Phetchaburi and Prachuap Khiri Khan Provinces. I’ll be visiting Phetchaburi, Cha-am and Hua Hin. These are some tweets from day one…

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Top 20 Pictures Tweeted about Thailand in June 2014

June 30, 2014
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The following are some of the popular pictures about Thailand that I tweeted during June 2014. If you are coming to Thailand on a holiday or have some fond memories of…

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Steam Train Trip to Nakhon Pathom on 12th August 2014

June 27, 2014
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Steam Train Trip to Nakhon Pathom on 12th August 2014

The details for the latest steam train trip in Thailand have just been announced. This will take place on Tuesday 12th August 2014 and will go from Bangkok’s Hua Lamphong’s…

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Suthorn Phu Day on 26th June

June 26, 2014
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Suthorn Phu Day on 26th June

Thailand’s best known poet and writer is Sunthorn Phu who was born on 26th June 1786. Many of his books are compulsory reading for Thai students. His most well known…

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Comic Con comes to Bangkok from 4-6 July 2014

June 24, 2014
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Comic Con comes to Bangkok from 4-6 July 2014

Thai fans will soon have the opportunity to experience Hollywood pop culture in Thailand for the first time when Comic Con opens in Bangkok in early July. The event will feature…

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Buy 1 Get 1 Free for King Naresuan Movie

June 24, 2014
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Buy 1 Get 1 Free for King Naresuan Movie

For those of you who were hoping to get a free ticket last week for “The Legend of King Naresuan 5: The Elephant Dual” but missed out, there is some…

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The Last Executioner Star Wins Best Actor at Shanghai Film Festival

June 23, 2014
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The Last Executioner Star Wins Best Actor at Shanghai Film Festival

Vithaya Pansringarm, the star of the film “The Last Executioner”, has been awarded the Best Actor award at the Shanghai International Film Festival. “The Last Executioner”, directed by Tom Waller,…

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Free WiFi Coming to Nok Air flights in Thailand

June 18, 2014
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Free WiFi Coming to Nok Air flights in Thailand

Some good news for people who like to fly Thailand’s budget domestic airline Nok Airline. Their CEO @patee122 tweeted tonight that WiFi is coming to Nok Air flights. That itself…

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Thai School Snackshop

June 18, 2014
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Thai School Snackshop

If you love Thai food then you will surely be jealous that my school snack shop serves food such as these during break time. They also have som tam, which…

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Thai Movie Poster for “Transformers: Age of Extinction”

June 17, 2014
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Thai Movie Poster for “Transformers: Age of Extinction”

As humanity picks up the pieces, following the conclusion of “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” Autobots and Decepticons have all but vanished from the face of the planet. However, a…

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A Highly Inappropriate Magazine cover from Thailand

June 17, 2014
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A Highly Inappropriate Magazine cover from Thailand

A controversial magazine cover hit the stands in Thailand this week that features popular Thai actor James (Jirayu Tangsrisuk) and child prodigy Nong Wanmai. I know I have a Western…

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Live Painting and Music for Charity at Hansar Bangkok

June 16, 2014
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Live Painting and Music for Charity at Hansar Bangkok

Hansar Bangkok will be holding a unique live painting charity event on Thursday 26th June, from 7.00pm-11.00pm at Hansar Bangkok’s Poolside bar and terrace. Monies raised from ticket sales and…

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GrabTaxi offers new premium car ride with GrabCar

June 16, 2014
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GrabTaxi offers new premium car ride with GrabCar

  GrabTaxi, a popular taxi booking mobile app has officially launched its latest service, GrabCar; a premium service that enables users to book a limousine through their smartphones. GrabCar operates…

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Independence Day Picnic in Bangkok on 28 June 2014

June 14, 2014
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Independence Day Picnic in Bangkok on 28 June 2014

  On 28th June 2014, at KIS International School, the American Chamber of Commerce in Thailand (AMCHAM) will hold their annual American Independence Day Picnic. This is a great full-day…

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Free Showing of King Naresuan on Sunday

June 13, 2014
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Free Showing of King Naresuan on Sunday

As part of their campaign to “bring happiness back to the Thai people”, the military junta in Thailand has requested for the patriotic movie King Naresuan to be shown to the…

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Campaign to Return Bangkok’s Sidewalks to Pedestrians

June 13, 2014
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Campaign to Return Bangkok’s Sidewalks to Pedestrians

If you have ever been a pedestrian in Bangkok, you have probably wished, like me, that the sidewalks and footpaths were exclusively for people on foot. Why can’t they be…

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All Historical Sites and National Museums in Thailand are FREE! But…

June 12, 2014
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All Historical Sites and National Museums in Thailand are FREE! But…

You may have heard of recent efforts by the military junta in Thailand of trying to “bring happiness back to the Thai people”. There have been things like free concerts,…

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World Cup 2014 Opening Games: Schedule with Thailand Times

June 12, 2014
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World Cup 2014 Opening Games: Schedule with Thailand Times

The World Cup 2014 kicks off on Thursday in Brazil. Due to the time difference, in Thailand the matches will be at 11pm, 3am and 5am. You will be able to…

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