Home » Lifestyles You are browsing entries filed in “Lifestyles”

Lisu Hill Tribe People Confront Loss of Culture at Chiang Mai Conference

– CHIANG MAI – In an age of globalization – and homogenization – how can an indigenous culture like that of the ethnic Lisu survive and thrive. That was one of the questions addressed by a three-day conference in Chiang Mai’s Mae Taeng district that wrapped on Sunday. Conference-goers said a key challenge was maintaining […]

February 25th, 2018 | Posted in Chiang Rai,Lifestyles,Northen Thailand | Read More »

Study Finds Thailand’s Elderly at Risk of Abuse, Abandonment and Lack of Care

  – BANGKOK – Thailand’s elderly are most at risk of abuse, abandonment and being duped out of money by their own children or those close to them, and the number of senior rape victims is also on the rise, according to a recent study that was revealed at a Bangkok seminar yesterday. Chulalongkorn University […]

February 22nd, 2018 | Posted in Featured,Lifestyles | Read More »

Try a Jade Roller to Boost your face this Chinese New Year

– The Chinese have long prized jade stone for its beauty and healing powers.  In Chinese culture jade is known as “the stone from heaven”, and is used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to relax the nervous system, bring relief to stressed organs, and for gentle detoxification. One of the ancient techniques used by the Chinese […]

February 19th, 2018 | Posted in Health,Lifestyles | Read More »

Top 7 Things to Do to Prepare for Retirement in Thailand

– 1. Complete Estate Planning – Although you extremely looking forward to the adventures that await you during this new stage of your life it is also important to tie up loose ends before you move on to your dream retirement. It is important to consult an executor as this process can often be very […]

February 17th, 2018 | Posted in Lifestyles | Read More »

Eight Signs There is the Wrong Person Next to You

– The worst thing is to wake up in ten years and realize that a complete stranger is next to you. It’s not about a wild party, after which you have woken up in an unfamiliar apartment but about your worries whether this is your soulmate or not. It’s quite normal to have some doubts, […]

January 29th, 2018 | Posted in Health,Lifestyles | Read More »

Plunging British Pound Saps Expat Pension Spending Power

– LONDON – The spending power of British expat pensioners and their state and personal pensions has dipped by a fifth in the past two years, claims research by pension administrator Equiniti. And although expats in the Eurozone have suffered the worst financially, few British retirees around the world have avoided the devaluation of their […]

January 1st, 2018 | Posted in Lifestyles,World News | Read More »

Chiang Rai Governor Signs Memorandum of Understanding for “Chiang Rai Safe City Model, Creating Resilience to Disasters

– – CHIANG RAI – Plan International, with support from Prudential Life Assurance (Thailand) Public Company Limited, recently launched the “Chiang Rai Safe City Model: Creating Resilience to Disasters” event and signed the Memorandum of Understanding with the Governor of Chiang Rai, to create Chiang Rai as a safe city model that is resilient to […]

December 30th, 2017 | Posted in Chiang Rai,Lifestyles | Read More »

Photo of White Beach in Boracay, Philippines
Learning Thai with Jen