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Ziplining in Thailand - Fly with the gibbons in a Thai rainforest

Ziplining in Thailand | V.M. Simandan

People living, working or just traveling in Thailand like to boast their wild experiences and more and more often you hear them saying that at the top of their adventures...

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Interview with Nicholas Moskaluk, founder of The Ball is Round charity | V.M. Simandan

Nicholas Moskaluk is a 27 years old soccer enthusiast from Calgary, Canada. In this interview he talks about his charity The Ball is Round and his passion for travel and...

Elephant Polo Games in Thailand

Elephant Polo Games in Thailand | V.M. Simandan

At the recent Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species held in Bangkok (March 2013), the Thai Prime Minister pledged to ban the trade in ivory. Until now, ivory taken...

Zorbing in Thailand

Xorbing in Thailand: Down the hill, off you go… | V.M. Simandan

Zorbing, which involves rolling down a hill while being strapped inside a giant plastic ball, is one of the most outrageous outdoor adventure activities, sharing the top spot with base...

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Professional Basketball Coaching in Bangkok | V.M. Simandan

Basketball is certainly not the most popular sport in Thailand and, actually, compared to its neighbours, Thailand is not even close to showing the skills that basketball players in the...

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Windsurfing in the waters of Thailand | V.M. Simandan

In Southeast Asia, Myanmar, Indonesia and Thailand are considered major powerhouses when it comes to windsurfing, mainly because of their immediate position to large bodies of water and decent wind...

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Games of Tug-of-War in Thailand | V.M. Simandan

In Thailand, the public is constantly aware of the political games of tug-of-war that take place between this party and that party over what bill to pass or not to...

Horse Racing in Bangkok

Horse Racing in Bangkok | V.M. Simandan

If you’ve ever taken the BTS Skytrain on its downtown Silom line through Bangkok, you would have probably seen from high-above, through the tinted glass of the air-conditioned car of...

Considered by many America’s first sport with origins going back to the days when Native American tribes competed amongst each other, lacrosse is similar to hockey, basketball or football as it combines a lot of different elements of these very popular sports.

The Lacrosse Movement in Thailand | V.M. Simandan

Considered by many America’s first sport with origins going back to the days when Native American tribes competed amongst each other, lacrosse is similar to hockey, basketball or football as...

Ice Hockey in Bangkok, Thailand: The local ice hockey movement and the ‘Flying Farangs’

Ice Hockey in Bangkok, Thailand | V.M. Simandan

The Thai National Team The word “Thailand” is often thought of in connection with hot weather and muay thai, but did you know that you can also join other activities...

Ajarn Warakorn Jarasrutaikul – Sor Tawanrung Kai Muay

Ajarn Warakorn Jarasrutaikul - Sor Tawanrung Kai Muay | V.M. Simandan

Ajarn Warakorn Jarasrutaikul, known as Ajarn Dang, began his Muay Thai career as a young boy soon after his parents relocated to the coastal city of Rayong.

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Betting on Muay Thai: Getting the Most out of a Trip to a Thai Boxing Arena | V.M. Simandan

Technically, gambling is largely illegal nationwide in Thailand, but registered Muay Thai venues receive an exception. Officially registered boxing arenas that hold sanctioned Muay Thai matches are legal gambling arenas....

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A brief guide to watching a horse race in Bangkok | V.M. Simandan

Horse racing in Bangkok takes place at the Royal Bangkok Sports Club (or RBSC for short). The place was built during King Rama V’s reign, shortly after his return from...

Exploring Mountain Trails on Two Wheels: Mountain Biking in Thailand | VOICU MIHNEA SIMANDAN

Exploring Mountain Trails on Two Wheels: Mountain Biking in Thailand | V.M. Simandan

It might not be that obvious to people who’ve just landed in Thailand and are immediately blinded by shopping malls, temples and chaotic traffic, but actually there’s a very strong...

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Playing Softball at the Bangkok International Softball League | V.M. Simandan

Earlier this year, at a conference in Tokyo, the world governing bodies for baseball and softball had agreed to merge and form the World Baseball Softball Confederation in an effort...

Watch Live Football on SportStreaming24

Watch Live Football on SportStreaming24 | V.M. Simandan

Sponsored post Quality and licensed football streaming coverage, betting before and during the matches with 24/7 live football streaming update is what makes sportstreaming24 the leading sports website for all...