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3 historic hotels worth ditching the newbies for
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3 historic hotels worth ditching the newbies for

Leave modernity behind -- ok, just some of it -- with a stay at one of these famed Bangkok hotels
‘Harold and Kumar go to Bangkok?’ Not out of the question, says director Danny Leiner
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‘Harold and Kumar go to Bangkok?’ Not out of the question, says director Danny Leiner

And don’t be surprised to see Leiner at the city’s next ‘Dudesweet’ party, either
Jim Belushi: Steal my show!
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Jim Belushi: Steal my show!

In town for the Bangkok International Film Festival, the sitcom star shares his impressions of Thailand's food, football access and bootleg DVDs
Thailand’s rich get richer. Well, some of them
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Thailand’s rich get richer. Well, some of them

Forbes released its list of 40 people we wish we were buddies with. Some lost, others gained but they’re all still loaded
Bangkok’s high-society rent-a-shoppers
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Bangkok’s high-society rent-a-shoppers

'Does my butt look big in this?' Um, kind of, but don't worry -- these style consultants have dressed (well) some of Bangkok's wealthiest shoppers
12 hours in Bangkok for a geek
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12 hours in Bangkok for a geek

Lomography accessories, Twitter gatherings, old school Nintendo and interactive museums. A full day of nerd-tastic joys
Let the Bangkok hotel battles begin
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Let the Bangkok hotel battles begin

Eco-friendly limos, all-in-one room keys and massive renos are just some of the ways the city’s hotels are fighting to attract clientele during this all important high season
Bangkok delivery face off: Chefs XP VS. Food By Phone
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Bangkok delivery face off: Chefs XP VS. Food By Phone

Two top-end services, dozens of Bangkok restaurants -- but which one does it best?
Closet confessions: Eerily ironic David Carradine interview set to air
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Closet confessions: Eerily ironic David Carradine interview set to air

The late “Kill Bill” actor discussed his brushes with the paranormal just months before his death in Bangkok
Bangkok karaoke dive bar survival guide
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Bangkok karaoke dive bar survival guide

Lifting the neon veil off Bangkok’s upcountry-style karaoke joints -- many of which are more innocent than they appear
US missionaries target a tough sell: Bangkok bar girls
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US missionaries target a tough sell: Bangkok bar girls

Aiming to convert bar girls in Bangkok's most notorious red-lights districts, an American couple has spent more than 335,000 baht in bar fines
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