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    Thailand's small wonder

    Life, Karnjana Karnjanatawe, Published on 22/08/2019

    » Samut Songkhram, Thailand's smallest province, also is a small wonder. The coastal province along the Gulf of Thailand is about a two-hour drive from Bangkok. It has only three districts -- Muang, Amphawa and Bang Khonthi. Yet it is packed with historical and cultural attractions, especially along the Mae Klong River that flows through the heart of the province and ends in the sea.

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    An ocean at the top of the world

    Life, Pongpet Mekloy, Published on 18/07/2019

    » The wooden sign at the highest point of Phu Ta Jo claims that the mountain rises 1,300m above sea level. According to my topographic map, and judging by the vegetation, the elevation was actually more like 800-900m. But that didn't really matter, I was still on top of the world.

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    Taiwan: ROC on to holiday adventure

    Christopher Lombardi, Special publications, Published on 20/06/2019

    » This fiercely independent island nation is brimming with everything that makes a memorable and soul-refreshing holiday adventure.

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    Undisturbed by time

    Life, Pongpet Mekloy, Published on 20/06/2019

    » I had been to Kyoto a couple of times before. However, I had always thought of it as a city, as the former imperial capital of Japan. I didn't realise that Kyoto as a prefecture has much more to offer than the famous bamboo grove and those popular shrines and temples. Along the northern coast of the prefecture, referred to by some as "Kyoto By The Sea" nestled interesting places not much known among non-Japanese travellers. The fishing village of Ine, with its unique and well-preserved architecture, interested me most. It was the major purpose of my latest visit to the Land of the Rising Sun.

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    New Friendship Bridge

    Life, Karnjana Karnjanatawe, Published on 20/06/2019

    » The fifth Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge will be built to connect Bueng Kan in the Northeast of Thailand to Bolikhamxay province in central Laos.

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    GrabTukTuk opens in Chiang Mai

    Life, Karnjana Karnjanatawe, Published on 13/06/2019

    » Grab has partnered with Nakorn Lanna Cooperative to launch GrabTukTuk Electric service in Chiang Mai.

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    Grand Canyon, USA: America’s great Southwestern cleavage

    Christopher Lombardi, Special publications, Published on 30/05/2019

    » One of the crown jewels of the U.S. parks system and an internationally renowned icon of the American Southwest, <b>Grand Canyon National Park</b> was established in 1919 to showcase and preserve the gargantuan desert chasm whose age is estimated at around two million years. The visually stunning landmark and UNESCO World Heritage site slices 445 kilometres through the Arizona desert, plunging 1.5 km at its deepest and varying in width from one-half to 30 km. The strikingly stratified walls of its three main gorges display a geological record that spans the four main eras of Earth's evolutionary history, from the <i>Precambrian</i> to the <I>Cainozoic</I>.

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    Maya Bay to remain closed until mid-2021

    News, Apinya Wipatayotin, Published on 09/05/2019

    » The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation decided on Wednesday to extend the closure of world-famous Maya Bay for another two years. It is now due to reopen in the middle of 2021.

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    InterContinental Hua Hin Resort

    Life, Pongpet Mekloy, Published on 02/05/2019

    » One of the most prominent upscale properties in Hua Hin, the resort comprises two zones: the seaside Beach Wing and the BluPort Wing on the other side of the road next to its namesake mall. Guests can enjoy privileges outside the property such as free access to Vana Nava water park, True Arena sports complex, Le Colonial Beach Club and BluPort's Platinum Lounge.

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    Holy Hong Kong

    Guru, Pornchai Sereemongkonpol, Published on 26/04/2019

    » With several upcoming time-honoured spiritual festivals, Hong Kong is getting holier this May. And we've summarised all the details (and deities) for those who enjoy both culture and auspiciousness.

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