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BTS Skytrain to replace monthly tickets with point reward system
Thanks, but no thanks.  
Image: Midsummer Night’s Dream Bar / Facebook
Bangkok bartenders to host their next flea market this Oct 24
Show 'em some love. 
Barbecue all by your bad self when this Japanese joint comes to Bangkok
Who needs friends when you have meat?
It's confirmed: Bangkok folks can stay out until 11pm
More time to roam free. 
Image: River City Bangkok
6 exhibitions to catch as Bangkok reopens
Mask on, art out. 
These entrepreneurs are trying to fix Thailand’s flawed food system
Bringing farmers to the table.
Gen. Prayuth Chan-o-cha pops his collar in this photo released by his campaign in March. Photo: Prayutofficial / Instagram
Thailand to reopen to vaccinated tourists, but bar ban remains
He made no mention of lifting the current curfew, though. 
Image: A scene from Netflix's series 'Squid Game'
'Squid Game' may turn children into little criminals, Thai police warn
Nothing to see here. 
Image courtesy of Graham Meyer / falsedigital.com
Bangkok photographer puts disappearing Thonburi in focus
Goodbye and thanks for the memories.
Image: Vegan and gluten-free afternoon tea / courtesy Mandarin Oriental
The Mandarin Oriental goes vegan for Jay Fest with special afternoon tea set
Jay Fest for the upscale crowd.
Outrage as Thai schoolbook promotes dictatorship in grammar lesson
What lesson are you supposed to learn here?
Image: InterContinental Khao Yai National Park 
All Aboard: Bill Bensley’s latest project sees train cars upcycled into rooms
Trash into treasure.
Image: Meliá Phuket Mai Khao
Meliá to open resort on Phuket’s Mai Khao beach this December
This one has a wellness focus, too.
Teens of Thailand reopens as a kratom bar
Swapping drinks for (legalized) drugs. 
Meet the photographer reporting from the frontlines of the protests
Capturing the urban battlefield.
Image: Sarnies Roastery
8 hot new restaurants and cafes to check out this October
South American arepas, Arnaud Dunand at Gaggan Anand, Korean steamed bread rolls, and more.
Vaccine 101: One of these Thai vaccines might shake up the global market
Shots, shots, shots, shots, shots, shots!
Bangkok restaurant gets grilled for roasting customers’ negative feedback
What goes around comes around.
Image credit: Farmer Surfer
Ride the wave at Bangkok’s best new skate parks
New wave. 
Rendering: Kimpton Kitalay Samui
Kimpton to open a second hotel in Thailand on Koh Samui
Glitzy meets tropical.
Thai children’s books get political. Gov’t officials aren’t happy about it.
Watch out for those subversive ducks. 
You can finally go back to gyms, cinemas, and spas this Friday
But there's still a curfew.
Restaurant owners sue government over losses
The legal battle begins.
The Standard to open a seaside retreat in Hua Hin, plus a hotel in Bangkok
The location: prime.