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Watch: Thailand Tourist Death Mystery Solved?

Posted 10.16.2011 | Travel

An inquiry into the mysterious deaths of four foreign tourists and a tour guide in the resort city of Chiang Mai, Thailand has concluded that they wer...

Don't Fall For This Travel Scam!

Amy Chavez | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel
Amy Chavez

There once was a millionaire from Brunei...

Outrageous Themed Dining Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 09.16.2011 | Home
The Daily Meal

Normally, when you think of themes, you think back to wielding a lightsaber at your Star Wars-themed birthday party, pajama day during your high schoo...

Movie Review: The Hangover Part II

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's not surprising that they would make The Hangover Part II. Nor is it a shock that this second bite of the apple doesn't go down as easily as the first.

Is a Buddhist Tahrir Square Taking Shape in Thailand?

Stanley Weiss | Posted 07.23.2011 | World
Stanley Weiss

Does the real threat to regional stability in Southeast Asia today come from outside Thailand's border -- or inside it?

Thais Start New Year With A Splash

Posted 06.13.2011 | World

Armed with buckets and water pistols, locals and tourists alike took to the streets of Bangkok on Wednesday to mark the start of the Buddhist New Year...

One Night in Bangkok

Melanie Nayer | Posted 06.12.2011 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

I wasn't sure quite what to expect when I landed in Bangkok on a Tuesday afternoon. I had visions of massage parlors, bargirls, open bars, solicitors ...

Bangkok Luxury for a Steal

Russell Bishop | Posted 05.29.2011 | Travel
Russell Bishop

My trip to Bangkok allowed me to experience a real breakthrough in the hotel experience, even though I thought I had "been-there-done-that."

Bangkok to Singapore on The Eastern and Oriental Express

Johnny Jet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Johnny Jet

CHECK-IN We were next to track 12, and I wasn't sure what the train looked like, so I asked the porter if the train behind him was the E&O. He laughed...

Driving at Night in Thailand

Peter Winter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Peter Winter

One of the soundest pieces of advice for any biker: don't drive at night. With little visibility and unsure conditions, you are asking for trouble. But sometimes wisdom takes a backseat to emotion.

5 Tips for the (Motorcycle) Trip of a Lifetime

Hans von Meister | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Hans von Meister

If you're not having fun, you're doing something wrong. The entire point of undertaking a long-distance motorcycle trip is to test yourself; you're obviously out of your element.

Three Nights in Bangkok

Natalie Bahadur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Natalie Bahadur

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Meet The World's Hairiest Girl

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

She's previously been shunned by her classmates and taunted by names such as "Wolf Girl" and "Monkey Face," but 11-year-old Supatra Sasuphan finally h...

The Nearsightedness of Expats and Backpackers

Jasmine Moy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Jasmine Moy

Here I was, traipsing through Thailand, and I'd entered what seemed to be a college town filled with white people and Mexican and Italian restaurants. Had I entered the Twilight Zone?

WATCH: Zach Galifianakis Says Bangkok Is 'Un-Boring'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Entertainment Tonight visited the Bangkok set of "The Hangover, Part II" to check in on the boys and see how they were holding up in Thailand. The fil...

International Climate Negotiations Grind to a Standstill

Corbin Hiar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Corbin Hiar

Not much has been said or written about the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change since the flurry of post-Cancun commentary. So what's been happening with the climate talks?

6 Best Spell-Binding Novels of the Decade: A Magical Literary Tour

Lev Raphael | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Lev Raphael

Books don't have to have wizards to make magic or cast a spell. Over the last decade, these books have haunted and inspired me, made me proud to be a writer, glad to be a reviewer.

Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej, World's Longest-Reigning Monarch, Celebrates 83rd Birthday (PHOTOS)

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK (AP) - Thailand on Sunday marked the 83rd birthday of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest-reigning monarch, but elaborate celebration...

Eat on the Street

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Craig K. Comstock

Because of its size and heavy use of color, Thompson's new volume is a luxury, priced more like an art book than a cookbook; but if you can get our hands on a copy, it's a treasure.

Clinton Films 'Hangover 2' Cameo

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mel Gibson is out, and Bill Clinton is in! TMZ reports that the former president shot a cameo for 'The Hangover 2' in Thailand on Saturday. The web...

5 Excursions in Thailand for Adventure Lovers (PHOTOS)

Maria Russo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Maria Russo

Thailand is known for its enchanting temples, vibrant markets and ethereal beaches. It is a country that offers much to be discovered, especially for the more adventurous at heart.

5 Hottest Honeymoons for 2011: Where the Stars Go

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

As fall wedding season kicks into high gear, we took it upon ourselves at Jetsetter to do some detective work to find the hottest destinations for nex...

Thailand Must Unclench its Fist

Robert Amsterdam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Amsterdam

In the aftermath of the bloody repression of April and May 2010 which claimed the lives of close to 90 civilians, the Thai authorities cooed and purre...

Thailand Sets a Poor Example to Burma

Robert Amsterdam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Amsterdam

Long a staunch US ally and once a reliable partner in the region, under the nose of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton Thailand has morphed into a threat to regional peace and serial human rights abuser.

The Elephant Woman

Simona Rabinovitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Simona Rabinovitch

Fear is an interesting animal. It sneaks up on you when you least expect it and takes on a life of its own, a fun fact of which I was reminded in Thailand last year.