Friday Jul 25
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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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.
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.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
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.
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.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
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.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
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.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
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.