Elders Helmet was started in Chonburi by Apinnan "Banky" Pinratsuwan Banky in 2012. It's now one of the most desirable vintage-style helmets the world over.

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The rain is here. And don't you just know it.

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Those who find commercial soft drinks too fizzy and high in sugar have a new option. 

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We have a 48-hour attention span, which makes us perfectly suited to track (and back-track on) the latest trends sweeping Bangkok. 

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Here’s good news for those with a round-the-clock thirst for knowledge. 

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Six leading brands roll out new aromatic candles and diffusers to zen out at home.
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This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Thai Wine Association. To celebrate, a panel of wine experts* held a blind taste test to dissect the flavors of some of Thailand’s top labels. 
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It's that time of year! Our annual Readership Survey tells us who you are, what you like, and helps us do what we do best. Click here or the pic below to take our survey and enter a lucky draw to win wonderful hotel prizes!

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Mark these in your dining diary.

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Top places to taste the sweet life.

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Bo.lan, one of Bangkok's pioneers of authentic, uncompromising Thai food with fine dining service, has found a new home. And here's the perfect opportunity to get reacquianted.

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One of Bangkok’s biggest culinary events of the year, the World Gourmet Food Festival at Four Seasons Bangkok, kicks off on Monday, Sep 1. 
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On Sun Aug 31, Rockademy music school hosts the Flea Fest #2 music market at A-Square, Sukhumvit Soi 26. Make a day of it without leaving the street.
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Choreographer Jitti Chompee, founder of leading Thai dance company 18 Monkeys, is best known for his contemporary works drawing on elements from both khon (traditional Thai dance) and homoerotic literature. This week Jitti and co are taking over the pier at The Jam Factory with the new dance piece Little Room in Etienne Marcel (Aug 27-29 and Sep 1-3). 

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New Places

New Bar: Studio Lam
DJ Maft Sai new bar pairs global grooves with quality drinks. 
New Restaurant: Cogito Coffee
This area was crying out for another place that takes its coffee seriously.
New Restaurant: Bin Bin Long
The new Vietnamese kid on the block.
New Hotel: Loftel 22
The latest in a line of cool but affordable design hostels sprouting up around Bangkok is located in the old town.
New Restaurant: Giggle
The Sathorn lunch favorite has had a colorful makeover.
A brunch spot, wine bar and film screening lounge all rolled into one colonial-style shophouse in the old town. 
New Restaurant: Daniel Thaiger
The instigator of Bangkok’s burger truck trend, Daniel Thaiger serves up hand-crafted burgers which have earned a large fanbase among the American expat community
New Restaurant: Cicchetti
Italian in a lively, upscale dining. 
New Restaurant: Bangers
Hot dogs, get your hot dogs.
New Restaurant: Comptoir Eiffel
A new name but similar focus on French classics with occasional twists. 
New Restaurant: Benjarong
Dusit Thai Bangkok’s signature Thai restaurant gets a modern makeover.
New Restaurant: Soi’Keb
Bangkok's gone kebab crazy. Here's the latest French variation to try.
New Restaurant: Cheese Break BKK
Another week, another food truck, this time serving up Philly cheese steak.
New Restaurant: Bao & Buns
Taiwanese street burgers come to Bangkok!
Get ready to laugh this September.
New Restaurant: Ocha
Lava buns on the go!
New Restaurant: Ask Me Why Café (Samyan)
The suburban hipster favorite reaches the city center.
New Restaurant: Nostro
The brainchild of celebrity Chef Naan Hongsewiwat of Sangdad Publishing is alive and kicking again. 
New Restaurant: Jim’s Burgers and Beers
This proper new hangout spot puts the focus on booze and burgers.
New Restaurant: Tacos & Salsa
Tacos & Salsa stakes a claim as the most authentic Mexican restaurant in Bangkok.