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Becoming an Expat in Thailand with Teenagers: A Few Survival Tips

Living with teenagers can be difficult at the best of times.  It seems like over night children transform from the precious angel you brought home 12 to 13 years ago into a moody mass of hormones and...

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How Can Road Safety be Improved in Thailand?

Thailand's road safety track record is disturbing to put it bluntly, with over 400 people killed over the New Year period alone and a shocking ongoing count of 66 deaths on the road per day, second on...

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Weekday Getaway: Chatuchak Plant & Flower Market

Most people are probably acquainted with Chatuchak (JJ) weekend market where you can find varieties of clothes, souvenirs, snacks, and everything you can think of. Back in the days, the market used to...

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Visa on arrival for tourists halved for another six months

The Tourism and Sports Ministry has halved the visa on arrival fees for 21 countries for another 6 months to boost tourism after a sharp decrease in the Chinese tourist last September. The visa scheme...

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Get Fit: Bike Trails in Bangkok

Bangkok is not a bike friendly city. This is a fact. Bike lanes here are pretty much non-existent, but even if they do exist, they’re all probably taken over by mopeds. Thus, if you’re into biking and...

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Winter Getaway: 6 Underrated Destinations to Avoid Crowds

For those looking for a last minute getaway over the upcoming holidays, here are a list of potential ideas to get you started! It’s always a good idea to leave Bangkok for a few days over the New Year...

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Winter Getaway: Red Lotus Sea

There’s more to Thailand than just white sandy beaches and mountainous hikes. Although Northeastern region of Thailand isn’t as popular as other coastal cities, it boasts magnificent landscape and nat...

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Winter Getaway: Sunflower Festival

Are you looking for a new holiday destination this New Year? Or perhaps, in the mood for some nature getaway? Why not visit the Sunflower Festival in Nakorn Sawan province, only a three hours drive fr...

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Treat Yourself: 6 Indoors Attractions in Bangkok

Thailand is one of the most popular destinations in the world, known for its beautiful scenery and nature. For veteran expats, however, the heat can become a little too much at times. Although outdoor...

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