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Gallery: Shocking rituals of the Phuket Vegetarian Festival

Gallery: Shocking rituals of the Phuket Vegetarian Festival

Get ready for another round of PETA-friendly self-mutilation
Tata Young: Gossip and (mild) scandal in pictures

Tata Young: Gossip and (mild) scandal in pictures

A look back at the Thai superstar's most famous public moments -- and ever-changing hairstyles
Gallery: Bangkok's Balloon Art World Challenge

Gallery: Bangkok's Balloon Art World Challenge

Forget the sausage balloon dog made by Bozo the Clown, these guys create massive dragons, geishas and even Warhol's Marilyn Monroe
Gallery: 9 Bangkok restaurants with monster views, killer menus

Gallery: 9 Bangkok restaurants with monster views, killer menus

With towering views (literally), these city hotel venues rise above the rank and file
Gallery: Shirtless Thailand Open players

Gallery: Shirtless Thailand Open players

In a city famed for its male-friendly offerings, here's something for the ladies to enjoy
Gallery: Film fest gives celebs a neatly packaged dose of Thai culture

Gallery: Film fest gives celebs a neatly packaged dose of Thai culture

From traditional massages to elephant rides, it was all about the quintessential at the festival’s ‘Thai Night’
Cycling, giant snails and dead snakes. Just another day of thrills at Bangkok’s ‘Green Lung’

Cycling, giant snails and dead snakes. Just another day of thrills at Bangkok’s ‘Green Lung’

Phra Pradaeng’s concrete market isn’t the only attraction on this mound of rural action
Hundreds of fish take over abandoned mall

Hundreds of fish take over abandoned mall

The flooded floor of Bangkok's abandoned New World Mall teems not with shoppers, but with fish
3 Nonthaburi temples-- socks optional

3 Nonthaburi temples-- socks optional

These wats aren't as popular as Wat Po, the Grand Palace or Wat Arun. That's why we love them
Gallery: Charms of Bangkok taxis. Literally

Gallery: Charms of Bangkok taxis. Literally

Photo blogger Dale Konstanz has compiled a fascinating collection of lucky icons that always ride shotgun with Bangkok's cabbies
A 'safe' way to see Bangkok's seedier side

A 'safe' way to see Bangkok's seedier side

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