Bang Bang

Lets get get one thing straight, we’re albino Bengalis not bang bang kokolees but man oh man  what a show Bangkok is turning on for us. But before we settle down with a Chang Lager and Dum sim here is the great Betty Chung’s bang bang.  OK, she’s not Thai but we’re all Asian in […]

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A cat can stare at a King

So it’s true, a cat CAN stare at a King !  We’re not entirely certain if the Thai military Government, when providing the funding for these two extraordinary art works, were entirely across the democratic implications of this idiomatic proverb.  But we are fairly certain the artist was. A cat may also, it seems, stretch […]

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CHANG – A Drama of the Wilderness

The Mekong River bends like a double jointed elbow around the peninsula on which sits the enchanted city of Luang Prabang. Now, quite near the point of the elbow, nestled among the gilt Wats, the peeling Godowns and shuttered shops, the charabancs and bicycles, bamboos and water reeds, the chai stalls and sickly sweet sugar […]

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