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International Student Volunteers at Mae Sai!

We have been very busy for the past few weeks so thankfully we have had a few groups of International Student Volunteers, or ISV here to help us. 446 more words

Half Day School

Wai Khru Ceremony at DEPDC's Half Day School

On 11th of June, DEPDC’s Half Day School (HDS) celebrated this years Wai Khru Ceremony. This ceremony gives the students the opportunity to show gratitude to their teachers and to apologize for misbehavior. 286 more words


International Missing Children’s Day – 25th May 2015

Today, May 25th marks International Missing Children’s day.

May 25th has marked Missing Children’s Day in the US since 1983, when President Ronald Reagan established the day following the 1979 disappearance of 6-year-old  179 more words


Day 6: Visit to Mae Sai

Mae Sai, a Northern boarder town of Thailand. Traveling to Mae Sai we pass a Hill Tribe village, although this ge the vendors selling their goods, my wife and I felt “yes, here we go hard sell”. 144 more words


World Health Day – 7th April

This very important day was first recognized in 1948 and held by the World Health Organization. It symbolizes the first world health assembly and is held to mark the founding of the World Health Organization (WHO). 428 more words


Happy International Mother Language Day 2015!

On Saturday the 21st of February UNESCO celebrates its 15th International Mother Language Day. This commemoration day was introduced by the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in November 1999 “promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism”. 298 more words


Border Crossing: Mae Sai to Tachileik in a Day

We wanted to stay longer in Thailand so we decided to check out volunteering opportunities. We found one but the problem is we are short of time so we decided to do what other travellers do – cross the border and re-enter to extend our stay. 597 more words