The TCCC is proud to announce a new monthly travel news/advice column written by TCCC members Smiling Albino (www.smilingalbino.com). Each month they’ll share travel news, insights and insider tips. The first piece will be live on the TCCC site in November.

Every month, a dedicated group of 5 eye doctors and 25 nurses from various hospitals around Bangkok pack their bags and medical equipment and head off to spend a weekend at a rural government hospital somewhere in Thailand – it may be Maelao Hospital in…

A great place to experience the “world of beer” in Bangkok is The Pintsman. A new pub, located in the basement of the United Centre on Silom Road, it opened its doors in January of this year and besides its wide variety of alcoholic beverages…

Magna International Inc is the most diversified auto parts supplier in the world. It designs, develops and manufactures automotive systems, assemblies, modules and components, and engineers and assembles complete vehicles, primarily for sale to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of cars and light trucks in North…

Qatar Airways is the national airline of the State of Qatar and one of the aviation industry’s big success stories. Operations began in 1994 when the airline was a small regional carrier servicing a handful of routes. The airline was re-launched in 1997 under the…

Everyone wants to have smooth, youthful and healthy-looking skin, but nobody can turn back the hands of time, or escape reality. The way we age depends on how well our skin has been protected, your lifestyle, climate and genetic factors. Can beauty be enhanced? For…

Strong, reliable, trustworthy, and forward thinking: these are the words thrown around when discussing Manulife Financial, a leading Canadian-based financial services group operating in 21 countries and territories worldwide. For more than 120 years, clients worldwide have looked to Manulife for strong, reliable, trustworthy and…

You might not tend to think of Sukhumvit Soi 33 as a place to take your family. But if you do a little exploring near the end of the soi you will discover Bistro 33 and Tenderloins Sports Bar & Steak House, two delightful eateries….

JSN Jewellery Inc. was founded in Toronto in 1985 by Joseph Shilon shortly after he emigrated from Israel. A diamond cutter by trade, his dream to provide a great product at affordable pricing has become a reality and his passion in this pursuit has not…

Global Union Express Co., Ltd., a wholly Thai-owned company, was started by Mr. Charin Nukornavarat in Bangkok in 1980, initially handling Aeroflot’s passenger and cargo business with great success. Khun Charin started his career in the aviation business as a ground service officer working at…

Faulty Towers the dining experience Experience a Side Splitting Dinner Theatre Show Meet our new and rather stressed out General Manager Basil and his bossy wife Sybil. Maybe you’d like to try and help the hapless Spanish waiter Manuel with his poor English? Just remember not to…

Karon Beach in Phuket recently played host to the eighteenth annual Mekong Cup on March 3rd, 2012. This one-day ball hockey tournament, the biggest of its kind in Asia, was played for the first time on the tennis courts of the Centara Karon Resort Phuket….

Get your motor runnin’ Head out on the highway Lookin’ for adventure And whatever comes our way. Steppenwolf wrote the song, we’ve all hummed it in our head, and the rebel in all of us has yearned to live it. Well, Siam Wheels gives you…

Shama was founded in 1996 and is recognized acrossAsiafor creating residences with a distinct personal touch. With around 2,000 units, Shama is a premier provider of luxury and boutique service apartments inAsia. Each of Shama’s branded properties across the region reflect the company’s passion for…