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Bangkok’s fun-seeking, volunteering, tweeting American
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Bangkok’s fun-seeking, volunteering, tweeting American

No lover of thousand-dollar dinners, Dwight Turner is making charity more accessible with innovative, tech-friendly projects
Market for the Formerly Rich back in business
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Market for the Formerly Rich back in business

What do you do with that expensive Hermes bag that’s so last season? Sell it and use the cash to buy a new one, of course
It’s about time: Suvarnabhumi Airport Rail Link set to open
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It’s about time: Suvarnabhumi Airport Rail Link set to open

The train won't officially start running till December, but eager passengers are invited to hop aboard weekly test rides
Under 18? No sex change for you
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Under 18? No sex change for you

Rather than put a damper on Bangkok's lucrative gender reassignment industry, new rules will likely give it an international boost
The only 6 Thai iPhone apps you need
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The only 6 Thai iPhone apps you need

Beat the traffic, learn to speak Thai and navigate Bangkok's waterways with these Thai-centric applications
Drugs, scams and beat downs. Just another night of 'Big Trouble in Tourist Thailand'
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Drugs, scams and beat downs. Just another night of 'Big Trouble in Tourist Thailand'

A new documentary has the Thai tourism industry scrambling to clean up its act
Believe it or not: Fortune-telling in Bangkok is serious business
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Believe it or not: Fortune-telling in Bangkok is serious business

From celebrity seers to street psychics, Bangkok’s ‘maw du’ aren't lacking for customers, some of whom pay up to 10,000 baht per session
Ultimate Thailand Explorers: Using social media and cash to boost tourism
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Ultimate Thailand Explorers: Using social media and cash to boost tourism

Thailand's Tourism Authority hopes to lift arrival figures with a new global contest. It's so crazy it just might work
Sea boxing: Thailand’s next big sport?
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Sea boxing: Thailand’s next big sport?

Samut Prakan kids have fused their love for water and Muay Thai, resulting in American Gladiator-style fights that end in splashes rather than KOs
The Ritz banks on Bangkok's highest building
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The Ritz banks on Bangkok's highest building

Construction on Bangkok's most expensive condo development is set to begin. Financial suicide, or a sign of prosperous times ahead?
The Siam Sunray: Chasing down Thailand's 'signature' cocktail
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The Siam Sunray: Chasing down Thailand's 'signature' cocktail

Is the 'Siam Sunray' headed for global cocktail domination? The bartenders we contacted hadn't even heard of it. But we prepared them for battle, anyway