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2011-12-31 10:00:00

Faasai Resort and Spa invites visitors to join the annual New Year festival to honor King Taksin the Great being held in the province of Chanthaburi, where the resort is located. The resort says Chanthaburi is famous in Thailand's history as this is where he built a fighting fleet to fight the Burmese who had attacked and occupied the ancient capital of Siam 245 years ago. Chanthaburi, Thailand (PRWEB) December 31, 2011 Guests at Faasai Resort and Spa will join the celebrations in...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'