ONE Championship in Bangkok Events 

ONE Championship enters boxing, announces new mega event

MMA / Boxing / Martial Arts news. According to ONE’s CEO “ONE Championship will throw the biggest sports entertainment event in the history of Thailand on October 6 with three world title fights in Boxing, Muay Thai, and Mixed Martial Arts and a global broadcast to 138 countries around the world!” Further on Chatri Sityodtong stated that ONE now officially entered the business of boxing which should shake up things here in the Asian boxing sphere. “And yes, ONE Championship has officially entered the business of boxing. ONE Championship is…

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tham luang cave Living 

How the Tham Luang cave incident brought Thailand (and the rest of the world) together

The whole world has witnessed the tragic circumstances that led to 12 boys and one coach being trapped inside a cave in the north of Thailand. Rescue teams from all across the world have flown in to provide experience and help in order to get the “Wild Boars” football team out of the now famous Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai. To make things worse, while the boys all seem to be in, more or less, good condition, one rescue diver, former Thai Navy SEAL Saman Gunan, lost his life…

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Thailand. Unplugged podcast Living Podcast video 

Thailand. Unplugged. Podcast / Vlog with Aina – Education, Sports, Life

Another vlog / podcast in the books. This time with Aina who works in education and has always been doing lots of sports, especially Volleyball. Here we talk about the importance of sports for personal development, education and share some take aways from living and growing up abroad. More, as always, on youtube!

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spartan race thailand Living 

Spartan Race Thailand November 2018

After the huge success of the first few spartan races in Thailand, Spartan is making the trifecta 2018 complete and is coming back to the land of smiles. This time to a new location though, not Pattaya but Hua Hin got the nod. Already looking forward to it. If you’ll take on the race, shout out! :-) #TeamMyThaiOrg The official Spartan Race Thailand announcement reads:  We are bringing Spartan Beast to Thailand at a brand new location at Army Non Commissioned Officer School in Hua Hin, Thailand. Claim your 2018…

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depression in thailand Featured Living 

Living with Depression (in Thailand)

Mental health has become quite a topic over the past few years as we have seen many people suffering from depressive disorder or other mental health issues taking their own lives (last year it was Chester Bennington of Linkin’ Park as most ‘famous’ example). Even though the news talked about it for a while, by now it’s almost all completely forgotten again and nobody seems to care anymore. Here in Thailand old traditional values and thought processes are still being valued and held high and therefore ‘modern’ diseases such as…

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IGTV and Thailand Living Social Media 

IGTV – Instagram TV and Thailand

A few days ago Instagram launched its latest attempt on killing snapchat improving its offer. Instagram TV, or in short, IGTV. With Thailand being pretty much a mobile first country with an insane amount of active social media users this new feature will certainly not take long to catch on. What does it mean for Thailand and the Thai social media landscape though? Let’s have a look. Live features in social platforms, be that Facebook live or instagram live, are widely used here in Thailand so one can only assume…

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don't tell me how to dress thailand Living 

UN Women and Cindy Sirinya Bishop to launch a new exhibition on challenging misconceptions of sexual violence in Thailand

The #metoo movement has become a global outcry and, eventually, even spurred a movement (#donttellmehowtodress) here in Thailand that seems to hit society in a vulnerable place by talking about an issue that is so often ignored. In order to shine more light on sexual assault UN Women and Cindy Sirinya Bishop launch a new exhibition on challenging misconceptions of sexual violence in Thailand. Below the announcement by UN Woman Asia & the Pacific. Supporting the event (https://www.facebook.com/events/2093474170932487/) is highly encouraged! WHAT: An exhibition “The Social Power Exhibition against Sexual Assault”…

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11 Female Fitness IG Accounts Living 

11 female fitness related Instagram accounts to follow in Thailand

Let’s be honest. We all like to see fit people and all of us probably follow at least a few ‘fitness influencers’ or #fitspo heroes. Since the last iteration of the fittest female celebrities in Thailand article was rather successful but also has aged a bit it’s about time to publish the 2018 edition. This time it’s not only fit celebs though, it’s more. It took lots of research (yes, sympathy please) to come up with that list so here’s to you hopefully enjoying it (and taking it as what…

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fix beats by dre bangkok Living 

Fixing Beats By Dre Headphones in Bangkok

I love music! Who doesn’t? And as stated before I find music to be the best way to ignore the busy and hectic daily commute Bangkok makes you suffer through while listening to my favorite beats (now again on spotify after having tried apple music for a while). Having that said my most crucial companion on my journeys through the big city jungle and the oh so hated dense public transportation systems and traffic jams are my (slightly more than a year old) Beats By Dre. I use them every…

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7 Bangkok districts to know Living 

7 Bangkok districts you should know [infographic]

Bangkok is huge and hence it can be very confusing to find your way around in the city of angels. The confusion might even start before arriving, when planning to find the right accommodation in the best area to stay. The following infographic will help you to get to know your destination a little bit better and highlight the seven most important districts of Bangkok city. Feel free to spread the love and share the infographic.

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