Oct 23, 2013
The glory of the high seas
Nestled in the compound of the 19th century Noen Wong military camp in Chanthaburi province is the National Maritime Museum.
Rain brings floods to lower Central, Isan regions
Phitsanulok, Ayutthaya, Angthong, Kalasin, Surin, Si Sa Ket and Ubon Ratchathani were the hardest hit by Friday, but with reports coming in of flooding in Chon Buri.
I have been to Bangkok for business three times already.
But I have never had the opportunity to visit Ayutthaya or take a canal tour to a floating market.
Faking it for real
There is little that a tourist in Thailand cannot find, from artificial beaches to faux Italian shops, but ersatz attractions and government intervention can destroy real communities In recent years, many different types of tourist sites have opened.
Govt must explain why it let World Expo plan founder
Ayutthaya's bid is now dead in the water, and the country has lost a good opportunity to benefit, for which the public is owed immediate answers Submerged in floodwaters in 2011, Ayutthaya now stands to be inundated in controversy.