Songkran – Thailand New Year
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Songkran – Thailand New Year

On April 13, Thailand celebrated it’s well known water festival called SONGKRAN to mark the new year on the Buddhist calendar. I highly recommend this event to any traveler passing through Thailand in this time. In the north of Thailand, people celebrate the new year for 5 days.  In the Bangkok it lasts for 2-3 … Continue reading

Child-Watch Phuket
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Child-Watch Phuket

I have recently became involved with the Holland House Child-Watch Phuket Association in Phuket, Thailand.  The Child-Watch Phuket Association was established in December 1995, as a legal non-government organization and it is run by the local community. Their Objectives are: To help children in Phuket from being abused To assist children in Phuket systematically and professionally To create awareness … Continue reading