Pattaya Mail turns 15
Vol. XVII No. 8 Friday
February 20 - February 26, 2009
Travel & Tourism
Dining Out & Entertainment
Life in Fun City
Pattaya Sports Round-up
Property - Real Estate
Arts - Entertainment - Lifestyles
PM celebrates 15th anniversary in style
Pattaya Mail Story
Clubs in Pattaya
Current Movies in Pattaya's Cinemas
Updated every Friday
by Saichon Paewsoongnern
|SERVING THE EASTERN SEABOARD OF THAILAND
She ain’t heavy, she’s my wife
Kittiphan Sutthayon (#10) carries his wife
Jittakorn - barely, but enough to win her heart, and the 30,000 baht first prize
in the first Wife Carrying Contest in Pattaya on Valentines Day. Fun City was
alive with activities on a day that seems it was invented just for a place like
Pattaya, where love abounds.
continued | More News
Funds approved for Jomtien 2nd Road
Pattaya City Council has passed a 7.79 million baht budget to buy land for the
construction of Jomtien 2nd Road.
The first general council meeting of 2009 was held on February 12 at city hall
with council chairman, Tawit Chaisawangwong, presiding.
Mayor Itthipol Khunplome proposed an urgent resolution to approve using
7,794,156.37 baht from the council’s deposit money to pay for expropriated land
to construct Jomtien 2nd Road.
This is being done in accordance with the Chonburi City Plan 2003 Project, after
realizing shortfall in funds provided by the central government.
continued | More News
Officials agree to
Sterling drop sends
some packing for home
my friend’s spirit
All the works presented in this solo exhibition were specially
painted by the young Thai artist Narong Wannasa and are strongly influenced
by his countryside upbringing in Kalasin Province Thailand.
continued | More Community
Pattaya’s first bed race a big success
Sunday February 8 saw a little bit of history in the making, with
the running of the first ever Pattaya International Bed Race. Whilst similar
events are undertaken in other parts of the world, it is the first time that
such a race on such a scale has taken place here.
Continued | More features
Tennis aces visit homeless children
Thai tennis ace Tamarine Thanasugarn led her tennis friends, top
international tennis players all, to say hello to the children at the
Child Protection and Development Center in Nongprue.
Women competitors in the PTT Women’s Open 2009 Vera Zvonareva (WTA-5)
from Russia, ranked no. 1 in this tournament,
Continued | More Our Children
Visually impaired athletes warm up for Sukhothai games
Blind and visually impaired athletes from the Pattaya area used a
special sports day held at the Pattaya Redemptorist School for the
Blind on February 11 as a warm up for a disabled student games
competition to be staged in Sukhothai at the beginning of March.
Continued | More Sports
Famous rap artist Joey Boy recently visited Moooore
Bar & Grill in Pattaya on 2nd Road. The popular rapper enjoyed a great
selection of food and drinks late into the night. He was accompanied by some
of his gorgeous celebrity friends.
More Social Events
La Dolce Vita
One of the newest restaurants in Pattaya/Naklua is
La Dolce Vita (the good life - remember the 1960 film directed by Federico
Fellini) on Soi 18.
More Dining Out
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