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Friday Jul 25 | CNN

Love for dying neon signs lives on

Neon might be fading, but there are still plenty of places around the world to spot the glowing signs.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Nation

People enjoying 'happy' scene at Sanam Luang

There was plenty of food and activities for people to enjoy, including music, on the first day of 'Returning happiness to Thais' at Sanam Luang, organised by the National Council for Peace and Order yesterday.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Western visitors to the Thai resort of Pattaya talk with local bar girls.

Since the days of the Vietnam War, Bangkok, with its louche hotspots like Soi Cowboy and Patpong, has been a haven for lonely ex-GI's, drunks and others looking for love in all the wrong places, as the song goes.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bangkok Post

Bangkok loses status as top city

Singapore: Political conflicts in Thailand have caused Bangkok to lose its position as the world's top destination city to London, according to the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index 2014.

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Bangkok Post

5 Thai tourist scams to avoid

When the jeweller told him that the gem was rare and not readily sold in the West because of "tax issues", Ciaran O'Donnell thought he had a find.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Must-Taste Street Foods in Southeast Asia

One of the most enjoyable parts of traveling is being able to taste local food. Yes, attractions are the primary reasons why people travel.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Discover 'Rewarding Events' at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel

Featuring five-star accommodations and nearly 20,000 square feet of luxury meeting space high above Bangkok's finest shopping and dining district, the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel is a premier destination for unforgettable meetings and spectacular events.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

CNN

A 'safe' way to see the seedier side

Local companies are cashing in on demand from timid thrill seekers who want to safely experience Bangkok's infamously raunchy clubs.

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The Nation

Fixing traffic, vendors a first step towards reform

Yesterday marked the first day of the junta's move towards reform, as it restored order in terms of public transport and hawkers in Bangkok and major provinces.

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The Nation

Chiang Mai: Lanna and loving it

It's half way through the year and as Chiang Mai enters a new season, Sireeampan Boutique Resort & Spa is inviting guests to reward themselves for their hard work and unwind with a special promotion.

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Bangkok Post

Bangkok's hidden fish pond

Bang Lamphu's hidden fish pond was known only to a few residents until photos shared through the social media made it a tourist attraction, causing city officials to shut it down to build a four-storey building because the Grand Palace is in the area.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Bangkok Post

Thailand's dark side, ...

My expectations upon hearing that a new book set in Thailand had been released - especially one with a title like The Phantom Lover And Other Thrilling Tales Of Thailand - were low, to say the very least.

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