Category Archives: Thailand

Whimsical Bamboo ~ Soneva Kiri Resort Children’s Activity & Learning Center

By Dian Hasan | July 8, 2010 Located in the Soneva Kiri Resort on the Thai island of Koh Kood, this Children’s Activity and Learning Center provides visiting children a wide range of entertaining activities, giving them both creative and … Continue reading

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Fancy becoming an elephant whisperer? Take a Mahout course in Thailand

By Dian Hasan | October 12, 2009 We’ve all heard about dog whisperers. Cesar Millan‘s probably the most famous one, with this own TV show. And there are whisperers for other animals too, such as horses and elephants. And while … Continue reading

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Elephants on the streets of Bangkok. Common sight that must stop

By Dian Hasan | October 10, 2009 Tourists to Bangkok may find themselves facing an unusual sight, elephants on the streets of modern Bangkok. Mostly baby elephants walking with their mahouts (elephant keeper & rider) entertaining tourists for a few … Continue reading

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PETA draws attention to the plight of Thai Elephants

By Dian Hasan | October 10, 2009 It’s a known secret in the advertising world that “sex” and “humor” always sell. Therefore ads showing some skin or featuring outrageous fun are more likely to be remembered by viewers. With this … Continue reading

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Imparting eco-values in young minds ~ Phuket, Thailand

By Dian Hasan | September 20, 2009 Departing from the adage “teach them young and they shall remember”, one Singapore-based organization – Eco Field Trips (EFT) – brings school kids closer top nature for a most rewarding “out-of-classroom” learning experience. … Continue reading

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