• 12 Feb0
    Pedaling along…

    Pedaling along…

    Post by chananya

    There seems to be a trend: Go sightseeing and keep fit! Now, you can enjoy Bangkok on a bicycle.

     
  • 5 Nov0
    Here comes the flood…again…

    Here comes the flood…again…

    Post by chananya

    Floods are nothing new to Thailand. Yet the recent years have brought huge problems during the rainy season- and the problems are man-made.

     
  • 22 Oct0
    Jumbo is suffering

    Jumbo is suffering

    Post by chananya

    More and more travel- and tour agents are taking elephant camps out of their program…and with good reasons.

     
  • 9 Oct0
    Getting Around in Bangkok/ Part 3

    Getting Around in Bangkok/ Part 3

    Post by chananya

    I would take a wild guess and say that if you ask 100 people about a symbol that would represent “typical Bangkok”, more than half would surely mention the noisy, colorful tricycle taxi, called Tuk Tuk.

     
  • 30 Sep5
    Sustainability at What Cost?

    Sustainability at What Cost?

    Post by chananya

    In preparation for a speech on “Poverty Alleviation Through Sustainable Tourism Development: An Idea or reality?”, I contemplated a lot about this subject. It’s not that I cannot defend the reality of it, but my question is “Alleviation, at what cost?”

     
  • 21 Aug0
    To bee…or not to bee

    To bee…or not to bee

    Post by chananya

    Bad news for the bees. Now it is not only from the DDT but the danger is coming from multiple other as well.

     
  • 7 Aug0
    Himmapaan Nursery and School Experience

    Himmapaan Nursery and School Experience

    Post by chananya

    With my weeks in Chiang Mai coming to an end, it was nice to get some hands-on work experience in transferring the Himmapaan nursery of trees to the local school.