Dog Turd-Shaped Treats a Hit in Bangkok

Dog Turd-Shaped Treats a Hit in Bangkok

– BANGKOK – It might turn some stomachs, but a dessert-maker in Thailand has been flooded with orders ever since she started crafting gelatinous sweets into the shape – and colour – of dog poop. “It’s strange, no one else makes poop shapes. People like it!” Wilaiwan Mee-Nguen told AFP from the small kitchen in […]

Uber Thailand Launches “UberEATS” Restaurant Food Delivery Service in Bangkok

Uber Thailand Launches “UberEATS” Restaurant Food Delivery Service in Bangkok

. . BANGKOK – Uber Thailand has partnered with the Business Development Department to promote Thai restaurants via its application UberEATS, which the company say will create opportunities for Thai restaurants to serve consumers using food-delivery technology. Allen Penn, regional general manager for Asia-Pacific of UberEats, said if you want to get the food you […]

Visititing Bangkok on a Budget: Luxury for Less

Visititing Bangkok on a Budget: Luxury for Less

. . BANGKOK – One of the most packed places to dine in Thailand’s capital is not a restaurant with tablecloths and fussy waiters. It’s the food court at the Terminal 21 shopping mall. Stall after stall on the fifth floor of this mall offers an array of cuisines and dishes: Thai, Chinese, Indian, Hainanese, […]

Top Tips of a Cruising Couple For Eating In Thailand

Top Tips of a Cruising Couple For Eating In Thailand

. Whether you’re planning a trip to the country or you just want to look like a savvy foodie the next time you hit up your neighborhood Thai restaurant, here’s what you need to know about eating in Thailand. Thai cuisine varies depending on where you are in the country. There are primarily four different […]

The Good, Bad and the Ugly of Dietary Fats

The Good, Bad and the Ugly of Dietary Fats

  . Fat has gotten a bum rap over the years. Some fats are actually good, and you need them in your diet. Good fats can help you manage your emotions, stay sharp, fight fatigue, and control your weight. But bad fats do exist. They’re the ones that can lead to weight gain and raise […]

Polo Marco Serving Chiang Rai with Perfect New York Pizza

Polo Marco Serving Chiang Rai with Perfect New York Pizza

. CHIANG RAI – Joe Spollen, 55, from New York and Kai Kwong, 51, a Hong Kong- American opened the Polo Marco restaurant on August 15 with the aim of providing Chiang Rai with the perfect New York pizza. I was there at the opening night and can confirm that they’re on their way to […]

There’s More to Detox than a Fad Diet

There’s More to Detox than a Fad Diet

  You hear the term “detox” sprinkled all over lifestyle and health ads, but most people aren’t exactly sure what it means to detox, other than to somehow clean your body of toxins. So how does a detox work and what toxins are getting cleaned out? “ Whether we like it or not – and […]

Vegetable Prices Skyrocket Due to Drought in Korat

Vegetable Prices Skyrocket Due to Drought in Korat

  NAKHON RATCHASIMA – Severe water shortage in North Eastern Thailand have substantially slashed the production of vegetables and herbs, driving up their prices. Mrs Samrit Rithmai, a vegetable vendor at Suranakorn Muangmai market, the largest fruit and vegetable wholesale and retail market in Nakhon Ratchasima, said that the price of parsley, for an example, […]

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