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Thailand’s Druggy Biz

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In 1999, two young women were found guilty of drug smuggling in the Land of Smiles and were both given hefty sentences. In the midst of the trials, appeals, and sentencing, one of the girls took the entire blame for ...

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Heritage: Our Pasts, Our Legacies

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Though the term “world heritage” towns and UNESCO sites are part of our everyday travel lexicon and many desperately want their home towns to be stamped with the approval, do most people know exactly what this means? I think most ...

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MAIIAM Museum of Contemporary Art Chiang Mai

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MAIIAM Museum opened with the first-ever retrospective show, ” The Serenity of Madness”, by celebrated artist Apichatpong Weerasethakul, a Chiang Mai resident. The multi-media exhibition will include a program of special screening, activities, and talks throughout the course of the ...

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Fly with Lao Airlines Chiangmai-Luangprabang

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 Fly with Lao Airlines Chiangmai-Luangprabang  Lao Airlines operates new flights connecting from – Bangkok – Luangprabang QV634 : 10.25 -12.25 – Bangkok – Vientiane QV442 : 9.35 – 11.00 QV446 : 20.30 – 21.30 – Chiangmai – Luangprabang Qv636 : ...

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Love Lifts Us Where We Belong

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“Love is a-many, splendid thing, love lifts us where we belong—All you need is Love” (Moulin Rouge) comes immediately to mind when I think of what love entails. But before it is really, really love it’s more than just that ...

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Inside the Inthakhin Festival

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While Chiang Mai is the sleepier, second largest Thai city (ways behind Bangkok), there are never shortages of tantalizing events and happenings, and sometimes they are even only relevant to Chiang Mai-sters. If you are in the city from 1-8 ...

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Re: Education (Reform & Our Future)

Reform IS Our Future

Chances are that if you have lived in the wonderful Kingdom of Thailand long enough, there are few things you’ve been unable to escape: the awkward and sometimes embarrassing moments of learning a new language, the hiked farang prices you ...

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The Price of Convenience

The Price of Convenience

This story is old news. I remember when it happened in California, when Starbucks began taking over the world. Although the ‘bucks began in the 70’s it wasn’t until the early 2000’s that they began popping up all over the ...

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