Big Planet

Here’s an item for adventurers—this latest Nike Oregon Series Alti-Compass is much more than just a watch. With a solid aluminum case, rugged style and water-resistance up to 100 meters of depth, it is designed to suit all outdoor activities. Other highlights include a 1,000 hour chronograph, a weather sensing barometer and real-time digital compass functions. B10,250. Available at leading stores. (Try Nike Corner in Supersports, 4/F Central Chidlom 1027 Ploenchit Rd., 02-793-7777).

Beyond healthy

Working out is good for you, but only when you do it the right way. With this in mind, ChiroFit (8/F, Home Place Bldg., Soi Thonglor 13, 02-712-7383/-6. offers many courses conducted by professional chiropractors to ensure a good, healthy workout. Being both a medical center and holistic fitness center, ChiroFit is determined to create an exercise program that suits each individual person. Thus, a health checkup, fitness test and lab test are offered to every first-time visitor for free. Additionally, yoga and Pilates classes are available. Just walk in for a free health checkup. For the first 250 persons, membership is B42,000 per year (standard rate B72,000).


A standard check-up at Testcar (641/2 Srinakarin Rd., 02-320-4490. Open Mon-Sat 9am-6pm. for passenger cars is B3,200; B5,200 is the price for SUVs and pickup trucks (Marketplace, Nov 17).


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