Fashion showsits heart
Next months Elle Fashion for Life music-and-clothing dazzler wil get out the message that HIV can be preventedW
ere talking about a new chapter in Thai fashion here: Elle Fashion for Life, on June 13, will have supermodels in motion to the electropunk of Diet Pills Under Estimate. The premise is not to be underestimated: getting people with Aids back into society where they belong. Edgy innovation is at the heart of the Elle Thailand charity event at the Centara Grande Hotel at CentralWorld. We want to mix fashion and music to raise public awareness about the risk of HIV thats now being widely ignored, says Elle editor Kullawit Laosuksri, the shows director.
Speaking in tongues The languages of theatre play starring roles in two compeling productions, not always for the right reasonsT
he spoken languages and projected translations of Water Time and The Vagina Monologues certainly made Bangkok theatre look and sound cosmopolitan.
Extras online Water Time fans can find more on Life Theatre, see www.LifeTheatre.webs.com. The official website of V-Day, which tracks the Vagina Monologues phenomenon, is www.V-Day.org.
Mind the mangroves
At Krabis Tha Lane, the sea kayaks take you where the sea reaches deep into the landO
ne of the worlds best-known destinations for sea kayaking, Ao Tha Lane is a 35-kilometre drive from downtown Krabi. We arrive early in the morning to find a cluster of avid tourists already on the stillmuddy beach, being shown how to paddle safely. They havent yet been tossed into the sea, and theres a sparkle of excitement in their eyes.
Coffee, Dog, Cat Or Tea?
Pet cafs are becoming more popular in Seoul, where one can enjoy a latte while a dog sits across the table or a cat naps in the corner