Edible Thai Insects as a Sustainable Superfood

Edible Thai Insects as a Sustainable Superfood

Edible Thai Insects as a Sustainable Superfood While insects are eaten in certain areas of Thailand, the majority of Thais look at insects the same way people in most Western countries do: with disgust. However, insects may very well be a major source of protein in...

Icon NOW: Nikki Lohitnavy Busts Tropical Wine Myths

Icon NOW: Nikki Lohitnavy Busts Tropical Wine Myths

Icon NOW: Nikki Lohitnavy Busts Tropical Wine Myths What’s in an icon? As part of Thailand NOW’s mission to share authentic insights into all things Thai, we’re spotlighting iconic individuals who have not only excelled in their respective areas, but influenced the...

Divine Vegan Dishes to Try in Thailand

Divine Vegan Dishes to Try in Thailand

Divine Vegan Dishes to Try in Thailand While Thailand has a vegan tradition, it’s not necessarily easy for vegan foreigners to find dishes that meet their dietary needs (especially if they haven’t downloaded the apps “HappyCow” or “abillion”). If you don’t know what...

The Resurgence of Thai Herbs

The Resurgence of Thai Herbs

The Resurgence of Thai Herbs Full of smiles, always ready to have a good time, and able to enchant visitors to stay, you would think the Thai people put something in the food... or do they? While Thailand’s love for zestful dishes made using an abundance of herbs is...

How to Thrive as a Vegan Living in Thailand

How to Thrive as a Vegan Living in Thailand

How to Thrive as a Vegan Living in Thailand You’ve just arrived in Thailand and decided to check out the local marketplace, where you’re flooded with so many foreign foods, it’s all a little overwhelming—especially if you’re vegan. After stumbling to find the right...