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The Quest for the Perfect Pad Thai
A fan of Thailand’s national dish scours Bangkok to find the greatest version – and to learn about the dish’s intriguing past. By David Farley.
The Buddhist Stupa: Architecture & Symbolism
No matter where the stupa's are found — India's Sanchi, Sri Lanka's ancient cities of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa, Myanmar's Bagan, Thailand's cap...
Your guide to Thailand's chili pastes
Chili paste forms the heart of nearly every Thai dish. It is considered one of the defining characteristics of the country’s cuisine — along with...
Thailand: The Cookbook
on Amazon The author brings together 500 authentic recipes from every region, from street vendor snacks to home-cooked meals. By Jean-Pierre Gabriel.
on Amazon A collection of seven short stories set in contemporary Thailand that present a nation far removed from its exoticized stereotypes. By Ratt...
The Enduring Sacred Landscape of the Naga
on Amazon While naga (supernatural beings with both serpent and human attributes) iconography adorns Buddhist temples throughout Southeast Asia, part...