Die Eimerleute – Vollmondparty auf Ko PhanganTom Vater on Thailand’s Full Moon Parties

Übersetzt von Walther Schütz „Ich bin eine Katze“, maunzt das Mädchen. Wie eine Katze sieht sie nicht aus. Sie trägt über einem Bikini ein hautenges, durchsichtiges Oberteil, das, als sie die Nacht begann, recht gut mit ihren hohen Absätzen harmonierte. Ihre zwei besten Feundinnen geben ihr physischen Halt und Beistand, während sie – am Hat […]

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Chuwit Kamolvisit – Thailand’s Godfather of Sex turns politician

Chuwit Kamolvisit is one of Thailand’s best-known celebrities. He fills newspapers and magazines and appears on national television every day. He is charismatic and media-friendly. But Chuwit is not a pop star or an actor. Chuwit is a sex king. He is the king of the largest sex industry on the planet. For the last […]

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The Pain Of Vegetables – The Phuket Vegetarian Festival

The Vegetarian Festival on the tourist island of Phuket in Southern Thailand is a truly bizarre occasion. Men and women, ostensibly possessed by gods, pierce their tongues and cheeks with sharp implements. Adepts apparently feel no pain, and show little no sign of real injury. The young man wears only shorts. He is drenched in […]

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Buffalo soldier – Thailand’s Mighty Water Buffaloes Face Extinction

Thailand’s mighty water buffaloes are facing extinction. Replaced by technology, ridiculed by people as stupid beasts, their last journey is to the slaughterhouse. One Buddhist monk is taking steps to change this. The sun rises across freshly planted rice-fields. The farmers are out at the crack of dawn, there is some plowing left to do. […]

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