Thailand

Photo: World Tourism Organization, Tourism for All (Some rights reserved) Thailand is bordered to the north by Laos and Myanmar, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and Myanmar. By the maritime boundary, the country is bordered …

Bangkok = Krung Thep

Photo: Nik Cyclist, Before Labor Day (Some rights reserved) Bangkok is the capital city of and largest urban area in Thailand. It is known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon or simply Krung Thep, meaning “city of angels.” Google Maps CelebrationThe 240th Anniversary Of The Foundation Of Rattanakosin HeadlinesIconic Bangkok station Hua Lamphong reaches …

Thailand Links

Thailand flag What would locals like others know about Thailand? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesLocked In – Why Thailand Buys Electricity from LaosTrang: the Thai city obsessed with breakfast – BBCAn Onslaught of Tourists Is Stressing Out Thailand – BloombergWeaving a community togetherRemember the King in all our complexities http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-37651953Thai referendum: …

GSTC 2019 Asia

Poster This week in Thailand This week the 2019 GSTC Asia-Pacific Conference features livestream video from the GSTC Facebook page on February 28 and March 1. Key Links gstcouncil.org/gstc2019asia/program Facebook Questions Are any of the presentations and relevant resources online? What would locals like visitors to know about Thailand? What are the lessons learned regarding …