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Alone in Bangkok

Two days ago a baby bird had fallen from a tall tree in the Thai cultural village our orientation group was visiting. No bigger than half my palm, its eyes bulged out of its tiny, skeletal frame. 340 more words


Analysis: How much power will Prayuth and the military have in the new #Thailand government?

How much power will Prayuth and the military have in the new government?
by Bangkok Pundit, asiancorrespondent.comJuly 10
On July 10, Suthichai Yoon had an op-ed in The Nation entitled “General Prayuth’s dilemma: A single, dual or triple role?”. 1,324 more words


43 Days of Wanderlust: City #43



Bangkok is located in the country of Thailand and the continent of Asia. It is located just south of China – about one thousand miles southwest of Hong Kong and about 20 miles north of the Gulf of Thailand. 202 more words


The Trip That Started It All : Part 1

Back in September of 2011: a year removed from a relocation that brought us to Chicago from FL, then a trip back to FL for our wedding, and a myriad of many other things: my wife and I finally got our finances in order and booked flights for our long overdue honeymoon to the land of a thousand smiles, Thailand. 1,012 more words


Opponents seek to halt dam construction on SE Asia's second longest river

Fishermen sail their boats to the bank of the Nu River, also known as the Salween River, near Lushui in southwest China’s Yunnan province March 3, 2007. 871 more words