- n the capital and largest city and chief port of Thailand; a leading city in southeastern Asia; noted for Buddhist architecture
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- Thai Buddhist monks criticized for lavish behavior
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's Buddhism body said it is monitoring monks nationwide for any inappropriate behavior after a video showed monks using luxurious personal items while flying on a private jet.
June 18, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
- Gay Travel: Bangkok - Gay Shopping and Attractions
Bangkok, Thailand - A city where ancient traditions meet new visions. Where treasures and culinary treats are hidden around every corner! This is a city filled with expats, travelers, and locals melding together to create what is known as the Bangkok experience.
June 15, 2013 - Gayapolis
- Bangkok: the world’s most-touristed city?
Bangkok’s allure — a swirl of intoxicating cuisine, cheap shopping, glittering temples and raucous nightlife —is potent enough to overpower its drawbacks.
June 14, 2013 - GlobalPost
- Mark Geragos in Radar Online
I would think that the people in Bangkok would want to support an investigation and allow the FBI to go over there and assist in the investigation so we can get the answers to the questions,Geragos said.
- Apirak Kosayothin in Guardian Unlimited
Due to several bomb explosions in Bangkok and for the sake of peace and security, I would ask all of you to return to your homes now,Apirak told some 5,000 revelers at the downtown Central World Plaza shopping mall complex.
- Saprang Kalayanamitr in International Herald Tribune
Saprang, however, said that "The bandits and terrorist groups in southern Thailand had no links or connections to the bombs in Bangkok."