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You'll have plenty of pools to choose from at The Resort Villa.

Millions of tourists flock to Bangkok every year, and now a resort 2 hours outside the city has been named the world’s ‘best private villa...

The Resort Villa in Rayong, Thailand, has been recognized as the world's best private villa by the Boutique Hotel Awards. Take a look inside.
Hotel TwentySeven in Amsterdam was deemed the hotel with the world's most inspired design.

The top 14 boutique hotels in the world, from a romantic retreat in South Africa to a private villa in Thailand

A hotel in Bali was named the best overall boutique hotel, while hotels in Portugal, South Africa, Greece, and New Zealand also won top honors.
Luke Joshua Cook, 34, and Kanyarat Wechapitak, 40, are pictured in an undated photo from the Royal Thai Police Department's Narcotics Suppression Bureau.

An Australian man and his Thai wife have been sentenced to death for trying to smuggle a half-ton of meth into Thailand

The couple were arrested at Bangkok's international airport in December last year over a plot to smuggle half a ton of crystal meth into Thailand.
A woman in costume eats noodles at Beijing's Happy Valley amusement park on Halloween.

29 photos show the wild and spooky ways people celebrated Halloween around the world

While Halloween remains a mostly American tradition, the spooky and sugar-heavy holiday has been slowly spreading overseas.

10 photos that show how thousands of partying tourists destroyed one of Thailand’s most famous beaches forever

Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation recently announced that its famous Maya Bay will be indefinitely closed to tourists. Known for its turquoise waters, white sand, and lush, towering cliffs, the bay served as a filming location for the 2000 movie, "The Beach."

Stressed-out celebrities are discreetly flying to a secluded retreat in Thailand – here’s an inside look

Their stress mainly stems from work pressure. Take a look at this 'sanctuary' that helps them heal and recover.
Aerial view of the iconic Maya Bay, Phi Phi islands, Thailand.

Thailand is closing its iconic bay from ‘The Beach’ after a temporary pause in visitors wasn’t enough to repair destruction by touri...

Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation said that the iconic Maya Bay, made famous by the 2000 film 'The Beach,' needs more time to recover after overcrowding of tourists damaged the beach and its marine ecosystem.
Twelve boys and their coach, Ekkapol Chantawong (left), from the 'Wild Boars' soccer team speak during a for the first time since they were rescued from a cave in northern Thailand last week.

The Thai soccer team cave rescue is also be a big political win for the country’s military junta

The military took power in 2014 and has since cracked down on human rights, banned public gatherings, censored media, and jailed critics. But the cave rescue mission helped show what the military, and thus the government, can accomplish ahead of elections next year.
Syrian workers cutting the crops at a marijuana field in Lebanon.

Lebanon will legalize growing marijuana after McKinsey evaluated it as a boost for the country’s troubled economy

Lebanon wants a piece of the red-hot global cannabis market after the consulting firm McKinsey evaluated the economic impact of legalizing medical marijuana in the country.

Thailand is considering giving citizenship to four stateless members of the Thai soccer team who were trapped in a cave

Four members of the Thai soccer team rescued from a cave are being considered for Thai citizenship, officials said. Three of the boys and their 25-year-old coach are members of different ethnic groups and face travel restrictions, cannot access financial services, get married, or buy property.