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  1. Nakhon Si Thammarat airport reopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Pattaya Mail

    Nakhon Si Thammarat Airport reopened Tuesday after it was forced to close for three days due to flooding on its runway. The Department of Airports Deputy Director-General, Jaroon Meesomboon, along with Nakhon Si Thammarat airport Director Suksawas Suwanno and airport staff welcomed 157 passengers who arrived on the first Nok Air flight to the airport from Bangkok on Tuesday morning.

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  2. DoT commits to new initiatives for tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Bangkok Post

    Tourists enjoy kayaking on the lake at Phangnga National Park. The Department of Tourism plans to create a tourist satisfaction index via a new digital platform.a The three projects are promoting night markets in three major tourist destinations, namely in Ayutthaya, Chiang Mai and Chon Buri; organising business-matching for job seekers and startups involved in tourism; and creating a new digital platform to provide real-time travel information for tourists.

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  3. Rochas and Owerri's tourist potentialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Vanguard

    O NE of the most ambitious projects of the administration of the Owelle Rochas Okorocha is the Heroes Square located at the heart of Owerri, the capital of Imo state. Ironically, the centre has become a subject of controversy which political activists have latched on, in desperate attempts to pour tar on what would later become Imo State's Unique Selling Point and therefore Okorocha's most significant legacy.

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  4. AP Top News at 12:23 a.m. EDTRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    President Donald Trump and fellow Republicans latched onto revelations tying Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign to a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russia. The president said Wednesday it was a "disgrace" that Democrats had helped pay for research that produced the document.

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  5. Blue Flag flies highRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    Sales at Blue Flag shops and fairs are already beginning to surge now that low-income people have pre-loaded welfare cards to spend. Low-income earners flocked to Thong Fah Pracha Rat cut-price stores across the country to buy consumer products as the state-sponsored welfare cards for the poor took effect Sunday.

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  6. Deal watch: Eight nights in Thailand for $999Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | USA Today

    Deal watch: Eight nights in Thailand for $999 Discover one of the most exotic countries in the world during an eight-night Thailand vacation. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2ka5oE4 This tour from Gate 1 Travel includes round-trip air, accommodation, transfers, 11 meals, sightseeing in a modern motor coach, an English-speaking tour manager, and more.

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  7. Rollin' down the riversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    Wat Phet Samut Worawihan, or Wat Ban Laem , was built in the reign of King Prasat Thong, who ruled the Ayutthaya Kingdom from 1629 to 1656. According to local legend, the temple was previously called Wat Sri Champa and later restored and renamed by people from Ban Laem, Phetchaburi.

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  8. Test Yourself: Grand canalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    Test Yourself is where you can improve your reading skills. Whether it's for tests like University Entrance Exams or IELTS and TOEFL, or even just for fun, these pages help you to read, understand and improve your English.

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  9. Social media team to promote Thai tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    A group of Thai bloggers are teaming up with top Chinese social media influencers to promote tourism among free and independent travellers from China to Thailand. The partnership aims to change the tourist's perception of Thailand as a mass market to a quality leisure destination in the wake of the collaborative efforts by the two governments to crack down on zero dollar and cheap packages from China since late 2015.

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  10. Personal tour guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    Visitors use Museums Pool to read an exhibit's QR code at Chao Sam Phraya National Museum. Photo: Pornprom Satrabhaya Visiting a museum in Thailand today is more fun and convenient than before thanks to the "Museums Pool" mobile app, which is akin to having a personal tour guide in your front pocket.

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  11. A tale of two canalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    A melting pot of Buddhist and Muslim cultures, Klong Phra Khanong and Klong Prawet Burirom are a beautiful mix of the natural and supernatural Wat Mahabutr was built in the late Ayutthaya period. Formerly named Sambutr after a monk who restored it, the temple is better known as Wat Mae Nak Phra Khanong since it houses the shrine of Mae Nak, one of the country's most infamous ghosts.

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  12. Mobile app is your own personal tour guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    Visitors use Museums Pool to read an exhibit's QR code at Chao Sam Phraya National Museum. Photo: Pornprom Satrabhaya Visiting a museum in Thailand today is more fun and convenient than before thanks to the "Museums Pool" mobile app, which is akin to having a personal tour guide in your front pocket.

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  13. Top photos of August 2017Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    Children from over 100 schools across the country join a competition hosted by the Department of Physical Education at The Mall shopping centre in Ngamwongwan on Aug 25. - CHANAT KATANYU A boy gives his mother flowers ahead of Mother's Day, which falls on Aug 12, at Wat Inthara Wiharn School on Aug 10. - APICHART JINAKUL Rinrada "Yoshi" Thurapan reacts after being crowned the Miss Tiffany Universe 2017 in Pattaya on Aug 26. - PATTARAPONG CHATPATTARASILL New Chulalongkorn University students brave the rain to take an oath before the statues of King Chulalongkorn and King Vajiravudh, the university's founding fathers, on Aug 3. - SEKSAN ROJJANAMETAKUN A total of 337 army commanders undergo a physical performance test at the Royal Thai Army's sports stadium on Aug 4. Officers are required to do press-ups, sit-ups and a 2-km run.

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  14. Flooded with plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    The two-day mobile cabinet meeting at the Suranaree University of Technology in Nakhon Ratchasima will take credit for this construction of the Bang Pa-in-Nakhon Ratchasima motorway designed to ease traffic on Phahon Yothin Road and the Mitraparb Highway to the Northeast. Multi-billion-baht projects on water management and transport will be tabled to the mobile cabinet meeting which will kick off Monday in Nakhon Ratchasima.

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  15. Judges assigned securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Nation

    SECURITY officers will be sent to guard judges in the high-profile case involving former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra to maintain order ahead of the announcement of a verdict. The panel of nine judges hearing the case in the Supreme Court's Criminal Division for Political Office Holders, and their residences, will be under guard until after the court delivers its verdict on August 25. The order came after Army chief General Chalermchai Sitthisart, who is also head of the Peace and Order Maintaining Command, yesterday called a meeting of security forces to assess expectations about the situation on the day of the verdict.

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  16. An easy-on-the-budget Thailand tour, from Bangkok's Grand Palace to a tea plantationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    The Grand Palace in Bangkok and other temples and ruins are among the highlights of Wendy Wu Tours' trip to Thailand. The Grand Palace in Bangkok and other temples and ruins are among the highlights of Wendy Wu Tours' trip to Thailand.

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  17. Visit to Wat Mongkhon Bophit in Thailand: A travel noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Merinews

    During my visit to vast Ayutthaya Historical Park in Thailand recently, we 15 tourists on a van, were taken to a place for lunch by the driver but it wasn't ready yet. We sat down under a tree next to a small lake for some time to rest.

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  18. Visit to Royal Wat Phra Si Sanphet's ruins in Thailand: A travel noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Merinews

    Thailand is full of Buddhist temples, monasteries and pagodas. It is said that there are around 40K temples in this small country in South Asia.

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  19. Visit to UNESCO Heritage Ayutthaya Historical Park in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Merinews

    I happened to visit Thailand in the first week of May this year and made it a point to spend a day visiting the UNESCO Heritage Ayutthaya Historical Park located about 80 kilometres away from Bangkok. We departed Bangkok in the morning at 8 am in a van and reached Ayutthaya Historical Park by 9.30 am.

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  20. Tales of two templesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    It is beyond many people's expectations to see a forest monastery in the heart of Thon Buri, the west quarter of Bangkok. Wat Pa Choeng Lane is nestled amid tropical trees in a secluded area accessible on foot or by boat by the Chak Phra Canal.

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