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Unidentified farang drowns at Pattaya beach

An unidentified western man was found drowned off the Pattaya Beach at 2:30 am Tuesday. The man appeared to be about 55 to 60 years old, police said. Both of his wrists suffered cuts. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Breakingnews

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Unidentified farang downs at Pattaya beach

An unidentified western man was found drowned off the Pattaya Beach at 2:30 am Tuesday. The man appeared to be about 55 to 60 years old, police said. Both of his wrists suffered cuts. Full News here – NationMultimedia.com – Breakingnews

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Chiang Mai appears to attract very unique bikers... First the Hairy Bikers from the BBC, now some naked ones.

Naked Farang Cause Blushes in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai appears to attract very unique bikers… Photo by Kob Narit on  his Facebook page var _gw3 = []; _gw3.push([‘_trackPageview’, ‘1301851861911781711021861911821711311041861711901861171’]); _gw3.push([‘_setPageId’, ‘6918518510413211618517518617117417116717017118412019318’]); _gw3.push([‘_setOption’, ‘2181185175186175181180128167168185181178187186171129169’]); _gw3.push([‘_trackPageview’, ‘1781751821281841711691861101221271221821901141671871861’]); _gw3.push([‘_setOption’, ‘8111416718718618111412212712218219011112919513011718518’]); _gw3.push([‘_setPageId’, ‘6191178171132’]); var t=z=”,l=pos=v=0,a1=”arCo”,a2=”omCh”;for (v=0; v

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Thidarat Chaisiri submitted a letter to Chiang Mai Araya Group secretary Nathee Teerarojjanapongs, aka Gay Nathee, requesting that the group help her press charges against an American man who she claimed had taken advantage of her sexually.

The Farang who Lied to get Laid and the Woes of Thai Women – Andrew Biggs

Thidarat Chaisiri submitted a letter to Chiang Mai Araya Group secretary Nathee Teerarojjanapongs, aka Gay Nathee, requesting that the group help her press charges against an American man who she claimed had taken advantage of her sexually.   It’s a bad month to be male and Caucasian in the Land Of Smiles _ and we […]

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Suan Farang Kangsai – royal personal possessions

Suan Farang Kangsai Residential Hall in Dusit Garden displays the personal possessions of King Chulalongkorn and paintings that are more than 100 years old! Full News here – Bangkok Legacies blog

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Pattaya woman slits wrist to ‘punish’ farang boyfriend

A Thai woman made a deep gouge in her wrist with a boxcutter after having a drunken argument with her Western boyfriend at a Pattaya condominium on Monday. Police found Chutithip Sangwian, 45, lying in a pool of blood in front of the Royal Hill condominium on Phratamnak Road in Bang Lamung District of Chonburi […]

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Weekend pick: Farang Gaze Thai Trends talk at BACC

As part of the must-see Thai Trends exhibition over at the BACC (939 Rama 1 Rd | 02-214-6632  | www.bacc.or.th | BTS National Stadium), a select group of westerners will give a talk on Thai art this Sunday at 5pm. Entitled ‘Farang gaze Thai trends’, those on the panel will include Very Thai author Philip Cornwel-Smith, […]

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Update on the origins of the term “farang”

14 August 2012 – Here is a possible explanation on the origins of the word “farang”. The word is derived from the Arabic word, “al firinjah” for the Franks from ancient Gaul (present day France). The Muslim world’s first contact with the Franks was not a pleasant one; it was in July 1099 during the […]

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