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Lam wong dance and hired partners: Little known S-E Asian folklore

Lam wong dance and hired partners: Little known S-E Asian folklore

Lam wong is originally a Khmer and Laotion tradition where male and female or female couples dance around in circles.In Thailand during luk thung style festivals, lam wong was once was a popular pastime.People didn’t have a suitable dance partner hired one.Nowadays in Thailand this tradition is hard to find and has almost been forgotton.In [...]

Reviews reviewed: Booking a hotel in Thailand expertise

Reviews reviewed: Booking a hotel in Thailand expertise

No, I’m not making any money out of this. In fact sharing my experience booking hotels in Thailand and surrounding countries, I risk to render some bargains obsolete. What you have to know:Realise that the hospitality industry are basically selling dreams you want to believe in.Almost anything you can imagine to make you feel more [...]

Fix slow or no wifi in your appartment or hotel room with a range extender

Fix slow or no wifi in your appartment or hotel room with a range extender

For me having wifi in my room is a kind of must. In a public room it’s hard to concentrate on my job.When I move around, especially to a new accomodation, it’s always a pleasant surprise to find out everything is in order, and I have a high speed connection. It can be a big [...]

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Worshipping cats who seem to say: "Mao" hidden on Chinese banknote

Worshipping cats who seem to say: "Mao" hidden on Chinese banknote

This seems to be the latest buzz in China