Year: 2007

Bangkok

Novotel – No Homo-sexual

The Novotel Siam Square is planning a press conference today in order to issue a formal apology for barring entry to a Bangkok local two weeks ago.The local is Sutthirat Simsiri-wong. Because Sutthirat was born as a man but chooses to live as a woman...Read More

Bangkok

Great Deals on Flights from Bangkok

Air Asia is currently offering some great deals on flights from Bangkok both around Thailand and to several other South East Asian destinations.To take advantage of the deal, travelers should book their tickets between July3rd and July 13th for trave...Read More

News

Monsoons Close Beaches

This year the rainy season in Thailand has not been good for tourism. The Meteorological Department said that a southwest monsoon currently over the Andaman sea and the Gulf of Thailand is responsible for the large amount of rain falling in the northern provinces. While the North is getting a lot of rain and even […]Read More

News

Touring the King’s Development Projects

King Bhumibol is universally revered among the people of Thailand. This benevolent monarch has done more than his share to aid in rural development around the country. Over the years he has been dedicated to improving the lives of the nation’s poor a...Read More

North

Thailand gives the Dutch a run for their tulip bulbs

Holland is a country known for its tulips. The former Dutch empire, for a time, valued its currency not on gold or platinum but tulip bulbs. Thailand may not be known specifically for its tulips, but starting from now until August, visitors to Chaiyaphum will be able to enjoy the Siam Tulip Festival. The flowers […]Read More

Technology

Drug-Resistant TB hits Thailand

Since 2001, there have been 13 confirmed cases of drug resistant TB identified in Thailand according to the Drug Resistant TB Research Fund’s chairman Dr. Manoon Leechawengwong.There is some debate concerning the extremely dangerous cases as to dat...Read More