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    Health

    Wellness Made Simple: The Barai Spa and Residential Suites

    The Barai is an iconic labyrinthine luxury spa on the serene Gulf of Thailand at Hua Hin. The spa features dramatic sacred architecture, lofty treatment rooms with Riyadh like outer courtyards for showering and relaxing, and a stunning tranquility court with purple walls, raked sand and an unusual long pool. Convenient to Bangkok this already amazing boutique resort now features a new ...

    On August 17, 2016 / By
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    Culture

    Review: Escape Break Bangkok

    Escape Break Bangkok differentiates itself from competitors such as Escape Hunt and Escape Room with one main thing: the staff. By now, you’ve probably heard and maybe even tried the latest fad sweeping through Bangkok and much of the world: escaping a room in 60 minutes. There are a variety of themes (we did the Angkor Wat themed one named Relic Rush ...

    On August 17, 2016 / By
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    Culture

    Kolour in the Park Weekender Festival: Review by Alyssa Pantle

    I’m still a novice Bangkokian expat and haven’t heard of this “Coachella-esque” festival. Nor have I been to Coachella or even South by Southwest (SXSW). SXSW is an outdoor film, media, and music festival in Austin, Texas. I have had only attend one concert outdoors which was Blink 182 so when I was asked to go to Kolour, this outdoor House music ...

    On April 8, 2016 / By
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    Art

    Signal Flair and Bangkok Lyrical Lunacy present: Poetry In Motion! 

    There are "talented poets with engaging words in Bangkok There are "talented filmmakers" with engaging visions in Bangkok And "both" are gonna combine at this event! 10 short films of poetry! A screening will also be supported by special performances in spoken word poetry by MIchelle Dcruz, live music by Bernz Diaz, and an after party led by DJ Nemo Cools. Entries ...

    On March 8, 2016 / By
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    Culture

    Kolour and Singha Present: KOLOUR IN THE PARK – Weekender Festival Featuring German Electronic Duo Booka Shade LIVE!

    Bangkok’s biggest House and Techno festival returns for a MIGHTY weekend of Art, Gourmet Food and Cutting Edge Music at the city’s most unique open-air location, Thai Wake Park.   Bangkok, March 12th & 13th 2016 - Kolour In The Park is bigger and more impressive than ever, doubling in size with 3 new areas and will host a multi-international line-up over ...

    On March 8, 2016 / By
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    Culture

    Q&A with Chilean Chef Francisco Javier Araya

    Chef Francisco Javier Araya is based in Shanghai and was the chosen chef to represent Chile at the Flavors of Chile events held in Beijing and Jakarta last year. District-W spoke with the chef to learn more about Chilean cuisine. 1) What defines Chilean cuisine in terms of ingredients and preparations? Chilean cuisine is defined by fresh ingredients, and dishes that respect the ...

    On February 17, 2016 / By
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    Food

    Bar Review: Hair of the Dog, Bangkok

    Hair of the Dog is located just steps away from Phloen Chit BTS, right in the heart of the trendy Mahatun Plaza. It takes a bit of effort to find it, you have to creep up a few stairs to reach its second floor location above La Monita. The owners have but one priority: good craft beer. There are about 13 different ...

    On December 23, 2015 / By
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    Food

    Restaurant Review: Patara Fine Thai Cuisine, Bangkok

    Patara Fine Thai Cuisine is hidden in the heart of Bangkok. Serving authentic Thai cuisine with a contemporary twist, this restaurant exudes a traditional Thai atmosphere with their glamorous oriental décor in tasteful brown and gold tones. Patara lifts up the mood with a glass paneled wall and showcases a tropical garden which turns out to be an ideal place for a ...

    On November 12, 2015 / By
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    Art

    Art Exhibition“Paris-Bangkok Perspective: Innovative Projects for Inclusive Cities” at Alliance Française Bangkok

    Alliance Française Bangkok proudly presents an exhibition and debate on stage “PARIS-BANGKOK PERSPECTIVE: INNOVATIVE PROJECTS FOR INCLUSIVE CITIES”. The event during which Paris and Bangkok’s urban perspectives will be compared will consist of three components: Photo exhibition featuring urban development projects designed to improve quality of life and make a city accessible to all; Debate on stage about the urban, social and ...

    On November 3, 2015 / By
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    Art

    Bangkok Hilarious and Signal Flair Proudly Present: Gimme Mor Comedy! Stand Up Comedy Showcase With Special Guest Comedian, Martin Mor!

    One of the biggest names in comedy and for the 1st time in Thailand! Martin Mor comes from Northern Ireland, and after a successful career as a circus performer, he turned his attention on the unsuspecting comedy circuit.With over 25 years experience as a professional performer, Martin has established himself as one of the UK's most popular and in-demand comedians. Martin has ...

    On November 3, 2015 / By
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    Food

    Interview with the Dynamic Duo of The Great Kabab Factory, Bangkok

    There’s no shortage of Indian restaurants in Bangkok. Just walk down Sukhumvit road and you come across hundreds of them, either located in a hole in a wall or snuggled in a luxurious hotel. Prices range accordingly too. There is one that stands out in its own right. Ever since The Great Kabab Factory made its presence in Bangkok, it has revolutionized the ...

    On November 3, 2015 / By
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    Art

    13th Annual Lucie Awards

    NEW YORK CITY Celebrating the varied accomplishments and endeavours of photographers from around the world, last night’s 13th Annual Lucie Awards was a testament to the photography community’s vibrancy and diverse talents. The Lucie Awards is the premiere annual event honoring the greatest achievements in photography, as it pays tribute to the most outstanding figures in the field. Each year, the Lucie Advisory ...

    On October 28, 2015 / By