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The Surprisingly Dark History Behind Pad Thai

These days, pad Thai is so ubiquitous you might think it’s been around forever. But as the keen-eyed folk at Priceonomics report, the dish really …

A Thai cod dish inspired by an exceptional restaurant

This fish dish is an ode to an exceptional restaurant, the Rooster and the Pig, which I visited this past winter in Palm Springs, Calif. It's ostensibly Vietnamese, but the menu spans many Asian cuisines – over all, the food was superb and very pure. The owners say they don't want publicity or to …

Palm Springs

Thailand Is in Danger of Becoming an Established Military Dictatorship | VICE News

Thailand has moved one step closer towards entrenched military rule in recent days, after the governing junta granted sweeping powers of arrest and detention to military personnel, drawing harsh criticism from civil society groups and the US government in the process.<p>Under the terms of the new …

Thailand police investigate royal family stickers on Line

<b>Thai police are investigating the release of a set of icons on messaging app Line depicting the royal family.</b><p>The Japanese company has apologised and withdrawn the virtual stickers which it said were "culturally sensitive".<p>Thailand's strict lese majeste law bans criticism of the king, queen and his …

Thailand literally wants to send drunk drivers to the morgue

Drunk drivers in Thailand might be forced to face their mortality, if they don't get the message soon.<p>Thai authorities have recommended that …

Video: From Bangkok to Paris in a Tuk-Tuk

We'll end the week on this amazing travel adventure. In this short film we go on a six month long journey from Bangkok to Paris in a tuk-tuk. That's …

8 Thai Iced Milk Tea Desserts in Singapore You Absolutely Must Try

Everyone here knows the well-loved beverage Thai Milk Tea, yes? Also known as <i>‘cha yen’</i>, the iced-cold drink is a refreshing thirst-quencher that is …

Ice Cream

Thailand: No Longer a Paradise for Expats

<b>BANGKOK</b> – Thailand has attracted expats to work, stay for years to explore the country  in the past few decades. However, the authorities have …

Koh Lipe Is Thailand's Tiny, Gorgeous Island You Haven't Heard Of Yet

An island so beautiful, some travelers are nicknaming it the "Maldives of Thailand."<p>Thailand is known for the tiny island paradises off its coast, and while tourists flock to places like the Phi Phi Islands and Koh Samui, there are other, less traveled gems worth the trip.<p>Case in point: Koh Lipe, …

The man behind the maps: Google Street View Trekker journeyed around Thailand capturing its hidden corners on camera...so you can enjoy it from the comfort of home

• <b>This week Google Street View added 150 spectacular points in Thailand for users to virtually navigate around online</b>• <b><br>The arduous two-year exploration</b> …

Thailand Hotels That Showcase Local Art & Design

<i>Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Thailand Hotels That Showcase Local Art & Design</i>Thailand’s beaches, flavorful cuisine, and lively …

5 Travel Destinations for Foodies

(Image: Kaboompics.com)If you don’t think twice about hopping on a flight to taste the best chili crab in Singapore or the tastiest Po’ boy sandwich …