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Secret Getaways: Trang Islands, Thailand

Secret Getaways: Trang Islands, Thailand

Tucked away near the coastal waters of Andaman sea is a picturesque hideout, a huddle of islands belonging to the southern block of Thailand called the Trang Islands. These islands form an archepelago in the sea with a cluster of 46 Islands. The name ‘Trang’ comes from the Malaysian word ‘Terang‘ which means light. The…
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Of Thai Silk Industry: The House of Jim Thompson, Bangkok

Of Thai Silk Industry: The House of Jim Thompson, Bangkok

The fabric ‘silk’ needs no introduction. Capturing the hearts and imaginations of couturiers, weavers and fashion lovers the world over, this natural fabric has managed to associate itself with luxury, glamour, mystery and royalty. Pondering on the origins of the threads of royalty for generations will most definitely take you all the way back to…
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The Ultimate Shopping Hub: Central World, Bangkok

The Ultimate Shopping Hub: Central World, Bangkok

From dazzling temples, spectacular palaces and famous museums to floating market or posh hotels, Bangkok has it all. Bangkok started its journey just as a small trading centre and port community on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River some 200 years ago. But today, the city is upto the speed with modern times…
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Sea Kayaking – Pattaya

Sea Kayaking – Pattaya

If one were to answer what attracts a man other than forests and mountains, the answer has to be definitely the Sea. From Magellan to Vasco da Gama, man has always responded diligently to the call of the waters. If you are one of those who can feel the thrill of the seas, just by…
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Of Thailand and Thai Curry!

Of Thailand and Thai Curry!

Thai curry is the shortcut to gain a true favor of Thailand. The curry not only represents the tastes of the Thai people, but also the ingredients, the dishes and the famous cuisines all of which are together termed as the Thai curry. A typical Thai curry dish is prepared from curry paste, milk of…
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