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Destination: Down to the Amazon River

TWILIGHT SKY Sunset at the Amazon River is breathtaking -- the sky becomes pink and gets darker into golden red. In this picture, it looks like the Aria Amazon is floating in outer space. DOWN TO THE AMAZON RIVER Cruising along the Amazon River is many travellers’ dream STORY & PHOTOGRAPHY SETHAPONG PAWWATTANA Although the Amazon River is not the longest river in the world -- that title belongs to the Nile River -- the length of its hundreds of tributaries and streams combined is long enough to wrap around the earth twice. More importantly, the Amazon River is like the lungs of the world.Those living near the Amazon River use it for transportation. Cruising along this river is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that many adventure lovers dream of, because they will get to see wild animals, including the anaconda snake. COLOURS OF AMAZON 1. Even if you can’t see them, you can hear the…
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25 December 2017
LifestyleLifestyle 116Number 116POWER Mag

Remarkable Journey: Architectural Love

ARCHITECTURAL LOVE STORY CHALISA VIRAVAN Every city in this world has its own unique architecture. What kind of architecture do these celebrities love most? Let’s check it out. PHONGMANAS SAWADDICHAI I love the area around the Seine River in Paris, because there are many old buildings, but the people walking in the area are very urban, providing an amazing contrast of old and new. Near the river are the Notre-Dame Cathedral, and the Louvre Museum, where you can see architecture in architecture. Two years ago, Dior had its fashion show in the Louvre, and they built a mock-up building inside it, reflecting the culture of mixing old and new. The museum is a beautiful building, and the arts displayed here can fully express their character. KANAPOT AUNSORN It has to be London. It has the right mix of old and new. My favourite would be the Westminster Bridge, not far from the…
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25 December 2017
LifestyleLifestyle 116My WorldNumber 116POWER Mag

My World: Sentimental Memory

SENTIMENTAL MEMORY Over the past several years, we have seen amazing fashion photography by Sootket Jiwpanit in Vogue Thailand. He’s famous for taking portraits and highlighting his subjects’ emotions. PHOTOGRAPHY:  SOOTKET JIWPANIT STORY:  CHALISA VIRAVAN “I prefer portraits to landscape pictures. Even when I take pictures of places, there are always people in them,” he said. He has taken many photos, and today he shares with us pictures that have a special meaning to him. PARIS “Paris is a romantic city, and I can feel that everywhere. It was a new thing for me at the time, seeing public displays of affection between men and women. I usually carried a film camera with me, and I took this picture because I was impressed with their openness. On the same day, I walked to Le Marais and saw a man trying to get his baby to sleep by humming. I could feel…
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25 December 2017