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Winter’s bounty of strawberries rolls down Chiang Mai hills

Fri, 2017-11-17 19:57
Chilly temperatures on the lofty slopes of Doi Ang Khang in Chiang Mai have produced a bumper crop of strawberries for the “Da-ang” Palong hilltribe people.

Musical play to celebrate Thai World War II hero

Mon, 2017-11-13 22:23
Kanchanaburi province plans to pay tribute to Boonpong Sirivejjabhandu, who, together with Australian surgeon Sir Edward “Weary” Dunlop, were known as “The Quiet Lions” for their heroics during World War II.

Survey reveals which Asia-Pacific countries are most active, pampered and gourmet

Sat, 2017-11-11 17:35
A report that aims to tease out trends among travelers in Asia-Pacific suggests that Japanese holidaymakers are the region’s biggest foodies while Aussies are most adventurous, and that Chinese travelers seek out luxurious experiences more than other countries.

Student’s ‘smart local guide’ an example of technology married to local wisdom

Thu, 2017-11-09 22:31
A Thammasat University (TU) Lampang Centre student has developed a smartphone application called “Smart Local Guide” as an innovative prototype to creatively boost Thai tourism and incomes of local business operators.