The best day in your life is supposed
to be the wedding day, and this was experienced by Praphaporn
Praisopha and Eberhard Kurz (in middle) from Chiang Mai.
Friends and family had gathered at Baan Suan Restaurant for the
‘two in one’ party, Eberhard’s 50th
birthday and his wedding to the lovely bride ‘Pla’, flanked by Mama
Kurz (left) and Tante Kurtz (right).
HE Vivek Katju,
the Indian Ambassador to Thailand and his spouse visited Chiang Mai. A welcome
party hosted by Anil Varma (2nd
left), Indian Consul to Chiang Mai, at The Imperial Mae Ping Hotel, where
they were warmly welcomed by Sineenart Somrat (left), Reservation
The Mandarin Oriental’s Kad Dhara
Shopping area is developong into a meeting point for local connoisseurs.
(From left) Kerstin Schwan and Kerstin Heide, nieces of the Hon.
German Consul Hagen Dirksen, next to his wife Wanphen, Lilli
Saxer (Impulse Tourism), and Sabine and Thomas Zimpfer
Y’s Men Club
presented 150,000 baht for boat repair and construction at Koh Mook in Trang
province, received by Wiparat (3rd
from right), Trang tsunami victims’ representative.
The kiln is ready! 10 students of Rongrian
Suksaa Songkro Maechan came to build a kiln at Insii Thai House,
Chiang Rai, for Paris based artist Paul Beckrich to fire the enameled
sculptures at more than 1000 degrees C. On February 19 the sculptures will be
sold and auctioned for charity to be disbursed by Rotary.
Khao Soi was the meeting venue for an international group on inspection in
Chiang Mai. Sripan Beary from Track of the Tiger Tours introduced
the ladies to Chiang Mai’s famous curry dish Khao Soi. (Clockwise from left) Sripan
Beary, Theresa Soong, Account Manager Carlson Marketing Group from
Singapore; together with Joyce and Jennifer.
Following Chiangmai Mail’s Dining Out
suggestion, (from left) Philip Bader, sub-editor The Irrawaddy, Steven
and Rodney Tasker, Deputy Editor of The Irrawaddy were seen at the Primavera
Chitra Klanprayoon from Ban Sabai
Spa Village hosted a Lady Lunch at her Wild Orchid Restaurant. Among the
guests were Jettli White, the President of Theo Meier Art Gallery and
Museum, and Acha Sripaurya, Vice President Kids Ark Foundation.