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Lanna on two wheels
April 22, 2015 10:15 am

Lanna on two wheels

Now the municipality is offering public bikes in the old town - and offering Thais the first hour for free and foreigners the bargain rental of just Bt20.

Haute creations
April 8, 2015 1:00 am

Haute creations

Guests will enjoy a dinner experience like no other ...

Rites of passage
April 1, 2015 1:00 am

Rites of passage

The traditional novice ordination sees the boys dressed in ornate costumes and wearing turbans covered with flowers and facial make-up.

Up, up and away
March 30, 2015 11:10 am

Up, up and away

Services will start on July 8 and will be operated using Scoot's Boeing 787 Dreamliner ...

Always trust an elephant
March 18, 2015 11:30 am

Always trust an elephant

The elephants, who are attired in colourful costumes and paint, carry young men to their entry into the monkhood.

Here comes the sun
March 11, 2015 1:00 am

Here comes the sun

The highlight is watching the sun rise through the 15 gates of the temple at the same time ..

Fire in the sky
February 25, 2015 1:00 am

Fire in the sky

Popular with kite masters from around the world, the highlight is a flight of 8,000 kites at one time.

Preparing for a new year
February 18, 2015 1:00 am

Preparing for a new year

It will be on show at the gate on Yaowarat Road. Cultural shows from different parts of China including Tibet will entertain festival-goers.

Festival for the forest
February 11, 2015 8:32 am

Festival for the forest

The art will be less provocative this year and includes tale telling by painter Thepsiri Suksopha, live jazz, short films, performance arts and literary events.

Hot events around town
January 28, 2015 1:00 am

Hot events around town