No-smoking law kicks in as beach garbage piles up

November 2, 2017 Travel

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Authorities began enforcing a smoking ban on 24 beaches in 15 provinces Wednesday as an academic put the blame for mounting beach and ocean pollution on ‘all Thais’.

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Top Tourism Cities

November 2, 2017 Travel

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Bangkok has the fifth largest tourism revenues in the Asia-Pacific region, according to a report by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC).

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Full Moon Festival

November 2, 2017 Travel

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One of Thailand’s most popular festivals, Loy Krathong, will be celebrated from tomorrow. This year, the Full Moon of the 12th lunar month falls on Nov 3.

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Temple cities

November 2, 2017 Travel

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Farmland stretches out and covers most of the flat land along the Irrawaddy River. From the aeroplane, I can see the green fertile land and the brown river before the aircraft lands in Mandalay, the second largest city in Myanmar after Yangon.

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Amsterdam kills the 12-seat ‘beer bike’

November 2, 2017 Travel

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AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The “beer bike,” a 12-seat rolling bar popular among partying tourists in Amsterdam, is no longer welcome along the city’s picturesque canals.

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Harsh punishments for Loy Krathong fireworks

November 1, 2017 News

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The Interior Ministry has said that anyone caught using fireworks, firecrackers or other prohibited items during Loy Krathong faces up to three years in prison and a 60,000-baht fine.

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Be an English rose this season

November 1, 2017 News

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Thai designer Panumas Chirathivat, founder of fashion apparel brand Panumas, is introducing her autumn/winter 2017 collection under the theme “England’s Rose”.

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The good, the bad and the ugly

November 1, 2017 News

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If the World Press Photo Exhibition teaches us anything about the world we live in, it’s that it is equal parts beautiful and equal parts ugly. The ugly, though, tends to stick. Pollution, assassinations, wars and mutilated animals: they’re images that are hard to get out of your mind. They’re images that make you question whether humanity has any dignity left. But they’re images that the world…

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Ready, set, go

November 1, 2017 News

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Artiwara “Toon” Kongmalai of the rock band Bodyslam gets set to start the longest run of his life today: 2,191km over 55 days. The frontman expects to raise 700 million baht for the procurement of medical equipment for 11 state hospitals nationwide.

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Ed Sheeran Thailand concert confirmed

October 31, 2017 News

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English singing sensation Ed Sheeran’s sold-out concert in Thailand this month has been confirmed after he suffered a broken arm in a bicycle-car collision.

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