Two new stops on the BTS in Bangkok

Two new stops on the BTS in Bangkok

Today two new stations along the BTS Silom Line opens, and the public can ride for free until the end of the New Year holiday. From the National Stadium station, the Silom Line will add two stations, Wutthakat and Bang Wa, past the current end station at Talat Phlu....

One Billion Rising – in Bangkok

One Billion Rising is the biggest mass global action to end violence against women & girls in the history of humankind. Stats from UN Women “Violence Against Women Prevalence Data: Surveys by Country” compiled by UN Women as of March 2011. 34% of women in Thailand...

BTS Skytrain Bangkok – More stations and more expensive

The operators of the BTS Skytrain said Wednesday they may have to increase fares within two months to cover the expected hike in electricity costs because of the scheduled cuts in gas feeds from Myanmar. The 300-baht minimum wage and the 10% hike in electricity costs...

Flash mob in Bangkok for a good cause!

Last night I went to see the first flash mob in Bangkok that I know of. It was a young crowd from some international schools doing this for a good cause. It was to raise awareness for child abuse in Thailand. Good on you. All took place at the Skywalk from BTS  into...