Made in Thailand


Made in Thailand ~ Carabao (คาราบาว)

June 17 20091 Comment

Categorized Under: Karaoke, Made in Thailand, Music

Made in Thailand ~ Carabao (คาราบาว)

Way back in 1984 this song blasted out of speakers up and down the country, the title track of the Made In Thailand (เมดอินไทยแลนด์) album put the rockband Carabao on the musical …

Yaa Dawng Lao ~ Scorpion Whiskey

June 1 20092 Comments

Categorized Under: Made in Thailand, The Far Side

Yaa Dawng Lao ~ Scorpion Whiskey

Something for the morning after quite literally the hair of the scorpion….
A strange crazy concoction that the locals call Yaa Dawng Lao (ยาดองเหล้า).
(TheYaa meaning medicine and the Dawng meaning pickled.)

Home-brewed the high …

Pok-Pong :: Voodoo Doll or Lucky Charm?

May 28 2009No Comments

Categorized Under: Culture, Made in Thailand

Pok-Pong :: Voodoo Doll or Lucky Charm?

Pok-pong (ปกป้อง) meaning ‘to protect’ in Thai is the name of a lucky talisman from Thailand. Made of string with large bulbous heads, the voodoo style figures are based on the traditional …


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