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What do you think about Thailand?

Talk about travel, tourism and your holidays.

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Postby Cypress » Fri Mar 02, 2007 11:44 pm

wllsp wrote:
So if this is the only incident and there are no other ones of this sort in my opinion there will be no consequences.


Unfortunately, it’s not the only one.

Despite its reputation as a holiday paradise, Thailand has seen a series of gruesome murders of tourists in recent years.

In Kanchanaburi, 100 kilometres west of Bangkok, a 26-year-old female Australian tourist was killed in a drive-by shooting last year. A young British couple were gunned down there in 2004 and a French tourist was shot dead in 2003.

On New Year's Day in 2006, a 21-year-old British female tourist was raped and murdered on the southeastern resort island of Samui.


wllsp wrote:I hope, we will do everything possile to investigate this case and eventually to reassure tourists that it's safe to be there.


Why? Do you work in a tourist agency?
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Postby wllsp » Sat Mar 03, 2007 12:11 pm

Cypress wrote:Unfortunately, it’s not the only one.

I see you point. It happens regularly.

Cypress wrote:
wllsp wrote:I hope, we will do everything possile to investigate this case and eventually to reassure tourists that it's safe to be there.


Why? Do you work in a tourist agency?

No, I don't. Just enjoyed this good place.
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Postby phuongngoc » Fri Mar 23, 2007 10:25 am

I'm from Vietnam.I have not been to Thailand yet, but I wish I will travel there in the near future. As I know, Thai food is delicious but quite sweet.There are more hightower and cars in Thai than in Vietnam.I think Thailand is an interesting destination for tourists.
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Postby Oriani » Sat Mar 24, 2007 1:35 am

About Thailand... I remember a TV show called " American next Top Model" that was made in Thailand. oh. It was the final event :wink: ! I loved the the traditional dance, the expressions that are made with the hands... Very nice! Enigmatic.
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Postby MissLT » Thu Apr 05, 2007 6:01 am

A smile country. Great beaches. Land of Buddhism.
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Postby MissLT » Thu Apr 05, 2007 6:03 am

Oriani wrote:About Thailand... I remember a TV show called " American next Top Model" that was made in Thailand. oh. It was the final event :wink: ! I loved the the traditional dance, the expressions that are made with the hands... Very nice! Enigmatic.

I'm watching Cycle 8 right now. You can check the episodes out at youtube. They even have the cycle 8's episodes uploaded already. Or you can go to fansofrealitytv.com to read the recaps, look at the pictures, and read their interviews. I have an account there. See you there! :wink:
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Postby Oriani » Thu Apr 05, 2007 4:42 pm

LennyeTran wrote:
Oriani wrote:About Thailand... I remember a TV show called " American next Top Model" that was made in Thailand. oh. It was the final event :wink: ! I loved the the traditional dance, the expressions that are made with the hands... Very nice! Enigmatic.

I'm watching Cycle 8 right now. You can check the episodes out at youtube. They even have the cycle 8's episodes uploaded already. Or you can go to fansofrealitytv.com to read the recaps, look at the pictures, and read their interviews. I have an account there. See you there! :wink:


Oh That's a forum :wink:
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Postby Oriani » Thu Apr 05, 2007 4:50 pm

Very nice but I'm lost! There are lost of people there!!!
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Postby MissLT » Thu Apr 05, 2007 5:42 pm

Oriani wrote:Very nice but I'm lost! There are lost of people there!!!

Yeah. I follow some reality shows on TV, so it's fun to see the fan's arts, interviews, and recaps. They have a rule that you can trash the contestants, but not the forum members. That's why I love it. 8)
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Postby Oriani » Thu Apr 05, 2007 6:57 pm

LennyeTran wrote:
Oriani wrote:Very nice but I'm lost! There are lost of people there!!!

Yeah. I follow some reality shows on TV, so it's fun to see the fan's arts, interviews, and recaps. They have a rule that you can trash the contestants, but not the forum members. That's why I love it. 8)


Oh I see!! Well, I need to spend more time on it to get famiiar to the page because I feel like I don't know where to go, hahah. Really!!
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