Somporn Naksuetrong

Somporn Naksuetrong (left), Vice President of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Thailand, presented a certificate of recognition to Praichit Jetapai, Chairwoman of YWCA Bangkok-Pattaya Center, who organised the ‘Largest Beach Charity Walk-Run in Thailand’ recently. Also on hand to witness...
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is giving unmotivated runners all the incentive they need by having 150 “monsters” chase participants in Saturday’s U-Tapao-Ripley’s Run.
Tens of thousands of balloons transformed Royal Garden Plaza into multi-colored playground where models wear costumes of inflated animals and Bozo the Clown entertains kids.
Ghouls and goblins once again were out in full force, celebrating Halloween in the usual Pattaya fashion. Tourists and residents alike haunted hotels, restaurants and nightlife districts.
Champion arm wrestlers Arturs Dorohoff (left), winner of two categories, and Suttiwas Kohsamut (right), winner of the under 75kg event, face off in an exhibition bout during the 10th Pattaya International Arm Wrestling Championships held at the Royal Garden Plaza last weekend.  80...
Latte bubbles and the world’s premier coffees were brewing at Royal Garden Plaza as the mall again hosted the International Coffee & Bakery Show. The July 3-7 exhibition saw baristas compete to see who could create the most-creative latte bubbles and students compete in “coffee painting.”...
Three artists from television’s “The Star” talent-competition show greeted fans in Pattaya and put on a concert for students returning to school Rit from Season 6, and Cherine and Cris from Season 9 took the stage May 24 at Royal Garden Plaza hoping to inspire young...
The Thai couple who set a record for the world’s longest kiss in 2011 celebrated their 10th anniversary by setting a new record at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Valentine’s Day kissing marathon. Ekachai and Laksana Tiranarat smooched continuously for 58 hours, 35 minutes and 38...

Royal Garden cleans up for Chinese New Year

Wednesday, 13 February 2013 14:28
Royal Garden Plaza brought out the big brooms as employees cleaned up the beachfront mall for Chinese New Year. General Manager Parida Vimolpand led employees outside to clean the front of the mall and Pattaya Beach across from its Beach Road entrance. Colored teams worked in...

Royal Garden lights up for holidays

Wednesday, 26 December 2012 09:45
Royal Garden Plaza kicked off Pattaya’s holiday celebration, again lighting up the front of the mall with thousands of lights. Pattaya City Councilman Banjong Banthoonprayuk flipped the switch on the festive lighting Dec. 17, marking the city’s first major Christmas and New Year’s display.
Fat, fit and fancy, felines were everywhere as Royal Garden Plaza hosted the first Pattaya Cat Show. Sponsored by the Cat Fanciers Association, the Dec. 8-9 exhibition featured shows, contests and feats of feline fearlessness. Among the latter was a pair of black-and-white tomcats, Tid Tue...
Latvia’s Arturs Dorohous beat a four-time Thai champion while taking two titles at the 9th Pattaya International Arm Wrestling Championship.
Natalie Glebova, who won the Miss Universe beauty pageant in Bangkok in 2005, made Pattaya the latest stop on the launch tour for her Beauty Icon perfume.

Yesterday once more at Royal Garden Plaza

Tuesday, 17 April 2012 14:19
Thailand of the 1970s came to life again as Royal Garden Plaza prepared for Songkran with an Old Timers Thai Festival.

Royal Garden spruces up for Chinese New Year

Wednesday, 25 January 2012 15:19
Royal Garden Plaza spruced up for Chinese New Year, with mall management and shopkeepers alike cleaning inside and outside the mall.