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Was he psychic or just making a good guess?

Friday, 14 February 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 7
Was he psychic or just making a good guess? Author Jake Needham, spoke to the Pattaya City Expats Club on February 2, pointing out the similarities and dissimilarities between events…

Handicapped Tourism introduced to Skål

Friday, 07 February 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 6 By Dr. Iain Corness
The Skål Pattaya and East Thailand monthly networking meeting for January was held at the Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya, and was one of the best attended functions of…

Raising money for charity can be fun

Friday, 07 February 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 6
If you thought that raising money for charity in Thailand is hard work, you’re right. It is. But it can be fun, too, per Paul Strachan, who spoke to the…

PCEC members give New Year greetings to Chonburi’s Governor

Friday, 07 February 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 6
On January 14, 2014, members of the Pattaya City Expats Club presented Chonburi Provincial Governor Khomsan Ekachai with a traditional hamper of foods for the New Year as part of…

PILC holds delightful wine tasting evening

Friday, 07 February 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 6 By Sue Tait
On Saturday January 25th a wine tasting was held by Pattaya International Ladies Club at a beautiful Villa in the grounds of Siam Country Club.  Our arrival was greeted by…
The revered abbot of Thummamongkhon Temple celebrated his 95th birthday by finally opening the long-planned expansion of his Willpower Institute. The Diana Group, which has spearheaded construction of the Nongket…

PILC January coffee morning has a New Year’s twist

Friday, 31 January 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 5 By Helle Rantsen
About 70 members of the Pattaya International Ladies Club enjoyed a musical performance from Les Deshane and heard about upcoming events during the January 21 meeting at Horseshoe Point.

Remembering Nelson Mandela

Friday, 31 January 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 5
“Nelson Mandela is one of greatest political figures of the last 100 years.” This is the view of Desmond Bishop who spoke last Sunday and provided some personal reflections on…

Sheep, windmills, football and the police - All in one day

Friday, 24 January 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 4 By Derek Franklin
On National Children’s Day the youngsters from the Father Ray Children’s Home spent the morning at one of Pattaya’s newest tourist attractions, the Pattaya Sheep Farm.
Once again it was time to clean up the area around Cosy Beach. The Green Pattaya team has been here many time before and it was with sadness they could…

Your prostate - is laser the answer?

Friday, 24 January 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 4
This was the topic of Dr. Niti Navanimitkul, M.D., Urologist at Bangkok Hospital Pattaya, in his presentation to the Sunday, January 12 meeting of the Pattaya City Expats Club.
Featuring noted pianist, Regina Albrink  performing the works of Schubert and Chopin February 20, 2014 Royal Cliff Beach Resort Rainbow Room 12 noon (seating will begin at 11:45 am) 500…
There are many reasons why visitors come to Thailand. Excellent year round weather, good food and hospitality. It is easy to embrace the glitz and glamour of Beach Road, Walking…

Getting in the MOOD

Friday, 17 January 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 3 By Dr. Iain Corness
Blues music aficionados celebrated the opening of the MOOD Blues Cafe on Pratamnak Soi 6, on the ground floor of Thepthip Mansion, with a small party and a large feast…

Can you reverse the aging process?

Friday, 17 January 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 3
Tired of waiting for a magic potion that will make you look and feel 20 years younger? Hang on. Scientists have discovered what causes the body to age and are…