Tourists in Thailand searching for the real Bangkokian’s lifestyle experience needn’t shop at Jatujak Market, have pad thai on Khaosarn Road or go clubbing in Nana. Just go to malls. Bangkokians go to malls.
MOST countries in Asia have a local version of a rickshaw, an affordable and efficient two or three wheeled form of transport for anything from tourists to goods. The word itself comes from the Japanese word jinrikisha, meaning human powered vehicle, although today they can be hand pulled, cycles or
BEIJING (AP) — The fifth Beijing International Festival has opened in China’s capital city, where organizers are hoping to raise the event’s profile by hiring a veteran European festival chief.
A Japanese artist on trial for obscenity for distributing plans on how to build a kayak shaped like her vagina denied all charges Wednesday, saying her work is not obscene.
Despite a seemingly endless slew of fatal car crashes and stricter controls by authorities, this year’s Songkran New Year’s festivities were considered to be more successful than the annual festival’s 2014 iteration.
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