The start of the Buddhist Rainy Season Retreat On the full moon of the 8th lunar month, usually in mid July, Buddhists will celebrate Asalha Puja, or Dharma Day, which falls the day before the start of the Buddhist Rainy Season Retreat, known in Thai as Khao Phansa. This year, these two holy days are on the 16th and 17th of July.
The second edition of Thai Sommelier Affair was recently held at Gaysorn Urban Resort, with 200 different wine labels brought to fairgoers by 20 of Thailand’s leading wine suppliers in the heart of the city.
Hotel Indio Patong Phuket treated a throng of media and celebrities from Australia to a luxury getaway.
Greyhound Café, Another Hound Café and Dewar’s together made a mark on the Bangkok social scene with an exclusive “Double H Party”.
Recently, Bangkok Airways PCL, led by Nijjapat Piyapant, vice-president of ground operations, organized the “Bangkok Airways Krabi Half-Marathon” at Thara Park, Krabi Province.