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Timon (Nick Mercer) and Pumbaa (Pierre van Heerden) at The Lion King’s Bangkok run in September 2019.

Five Easter Eggs in the Lion King Musical Staged in Thailand

BANGKOK — The Lion King, the most commercially successful musical of all time, has landed in Bangkok – but the curtains in one of...
A Starbucks barista holds a Pumpkin Spice Latte on Sept. 18, 2019 in Bangkok.

Omigod You Guys, the Pumpkin Spice Latte is Here in Thailand

BANGKOK — Even though you can’t really, like, wear uggs for the fall in Thailand (and there’s no fall in Thailand to snap IGs with foliage either, you guys) you can still get other parts of your basic bitch on – omigod the PSL is here, y’all!
Volunteers showing a piece of robe made from recycled fibers.

This Temple Recycles Plastic Bottles Into Monk Robes

SAMUT PRAKAN — A temple in central Thailand gives plastic bottles new, consecrated life in the form of new robes for monks. “Don’t think that...

On Moomins and Marimekko with the Finnish Ambassador to Thailand

BANGKOK — Wrapped in a deep blue Marimekko shawl patterned with subtle unikko poppies, the Finnish ambassador says her favorite character in The Moomins is Little My.
Danish ambassador Uffe Wolffhechel.

Sabai-Sabai Hygge: Lessons from the Danish Ambassador

BANGKOK — Danish ambassador Uffe Wolffhechel is in the third year of his Thailand post. He’s glad not to have to look over his...

RISC, MQDC, GC, Carpet Maker team up to organize UPCYCLING FOR A BETTER...

Presented by “Upcycling For A Better World 2019” “Sustainnovation” provides the core upcycling vision In a world debut, beautiful and practical hand-woven carpets made from discarded...
The French ambassador's residence.

History and Pastries: French Residence Offers Free Tour This Saturday

BANGKOK — The historic riverside French Ambassador’s Residence will be open to the general public on Saturday in celebration of the first time a Siamese Envoy visited France.
A still from “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.” Image: Warner Bros. Pictures

Orchestra to Enchant Thais With ‘Harry Potter’ Film Scores

NAKHON PATHOM — Eighteen years after Harry Potter picked up his first wand from Ollivanders on screen, the conductor of a national orchestra will...
Photo: Noel Gallagher / Facebook

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds to Land in Bangkok This Nov.

BANGKOK — More nineties nostalgia will hit Bangkok when Oasis singer-guitarist Noel Gallagher performs in a solo concert this Nov. The Very Company announced that...
The Ekaterinburg Opera Theater’s production of “Turandot” on Sept. 11, 2019 at the Thailand Cultural Centre. Photo: Bangkok’s International Festival of Dance & Music / Courtesy

Vincero! For One Night, ‘Turandot’ Exhibited Grandeur in Bangkok

BANGKOK — Puccini enthusiasts gathered in a packed theater Wednesday night to view the first full-scale production of “Turandot” staged in the country in...





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