Thailand

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LGBTQ students at UW who hail from Asian countries talk about the differences between being out in Seattle versus attitudes in their home countries.

A family at a refugee camp in Thailand, where there are still 150,000 UN-recognized refugees unable to return home to Burma. (Photo by Mikhail Esteves)

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Seattleites are donating 'one night out' this weekend to help Burmese refugees who've been forgotten by big international donors.

Shrimp for sale at a fish market in Thailand, the largest exporter of shrimp in the world. (Photo by EJF)

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It’s local seafood season — all the more reason to examine your consumption of foreign seafood imports.

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It might still be a nice place to vacation, but Thursday's military coup was the latest indicator of years of government disfunction in Thailand.

Team Meitan from Japan training around Phu Chi Fah, Thailand. (Photo by Steve Thomas)

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A UW grad’s two-wheeled trek to understand Thai culture.

Stephanie Weber and her husband, Pier Paolo Perrone, of Frankfurt, Germany, look for clues to find a geocache in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood on Wednesday. (Photo by Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)

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How a digital scavenger hunt born in Oregon has changed the way people travel.

The author, with the scarf her mother bought her from a nonprofit for women with disabilities in Kazakhstan. (Photo by Marat Garafutdinov)

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Foreign travel wouldn't be the same without a few souvenirs. But how you choose to spend abroad can have a huge impact on the...

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BANGKOK, Thailand-- They were complete strangers, but it instantly felt like a family reunion. One week before I departed for my first international reporting trip, my grandmother...

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BANGKOK, Thailand--As the elections unfolded yesterday in the US, a small huddle of Americans glued their eyes to the CNN report, broadcasting the returns...

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0J2Q2RUQt4&feature=youtu.be The Seattle Globalist is launching a new multimedia project on transgender health care in the U.S. and why Americans are traveling to places like...

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I’m looking forward to seeing Whore’s Glory, the third film in Michael Glawogger’s, Globalization Trilogy, with a mix of anticipation and dread. The Austrian director's...