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Valentine’s Day in Thailand Posted by on Feb 8, 2017

Valentine's Day in Thailand

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and love is in the air. While this isn’t a traditional holiday in Thailand, many people enjoy celebrating it. Couples all over the country will exchange gifts and go out on dates. In Bangkok, it’s a popular day for weddings in the district of Bang Rak (บางรัก), since the name means “Love…

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Thai Vocabulary for Valentine’s Day Posted by on Feb 12, 2015

Although Valentine’s Day (วันวาเลนไทน์ – wan waa-layn-tai) isn’t exactly a traditional holiday in Thailand, it sure is popular. In many ways, February 14th is the same in the Kingdom of Smiles as it is in the West – guys will buy roses (กุหลาบ – gù làap), a box of chocolate (ช็อกโกแลต – chók goh lâet)…

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