Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:00
Songkran celebrations on the river
Celebrate Thai New Year at the newly opened Lhong 1919, which bills itself as the pier of Thai-Chinese cultural arts on the Chao Phraya river, as Kasikorn Bank and Thai Beverage put together the inaugural Songkran@Lhong 1919 from tomorrow April 11) through Sunday (April 15) from 10am to 10pm.
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 01:00
Breathing new life into the river at Lhong 1919
Dilapidated and disused riverside warehouses have been seeing several makeovers in recent months with the launch of Warehouse 30 on Charoenkrung Road and most recently Lhong 1919 on the opposite bank in Khlong San district.
Sun, 03 Dec 2017 01:00
Back in business
An historic Bangkok steamboat dock restocks its warehouses with modern goods and a brace of restaurants
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:00
Singha and nosh at Lhong 1919 this weekend
The Singha Food Fest Friday through Sunday (November 24-26) at Lhong 1919 on the Bangkok riverfront offers folks who love travel and music a chance to listen and plan over delicious dishes.
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 06:00
Wee goes for the classics
Supawadee Siriratanapol, designer and owner of fashion brand Wee, draws on the ancient charms of Mainland China for her new collection, which was showcased recently at Lhong1919 on Chiang Mai Road, Klong San district.
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 14:36
New history in the making
Following a full year of painstaking restoration work, an historic century-old pier on the Thon Buri side of the Chao Phraya River is evoking its original glory as a heritage attraction in the new mixed-use project named Lhong 1919 that officially launches this evening. It will be open to the public from tomorrow (November 3).
Sun, 15 Oct 2017 17:36
Hallucinating biker dies in truck crash
A 19-year-old man died when he crashed his motorcycle into a 10-wheel truck in Bung Kan’s Bung Khong Lhong district on Sunday morning, police said.
Sun, 01 Oct 2017 01:00
Risen from the river
Under the gaze of a Chinese goddess, an historic Bangkok trading pier is restored to its former glory
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:44
Lhong Khot police set up complaints desk in beauitiful surroundings
The Lhong Khot Police Station in Chiang Mai's Phrao district has maximized its beautiful surroundings to set up an outdoor service point to collect complaints and opinions as part of its strategy to boost good relations with the community.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:00
Residents stare at uncertain future as Cabinet gives nod to blasting of Mekong River rapids
THE rough hands of veteran ferry driver Chalin Cheableam steer a small boat up the river to the Khon Phee Lhong rapids on the Mekong River.
In his late 50s and having navigated boats on the Mekong River since he was teenager, Chalin has many stories about the geographical signatures of the river and connections to local lore.