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Thai Airways International is to operate four weekly flights between Bangkok and the Iranian capital Tehran with effect from October 1.
Flying high to Tehran
Thai Airways International is to operate four weekly flights between Bangkok and the Iranian capital Tehran with effect from October 1. Flight TG527 will depart Suvarnabhumi Airport at 3.30pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday and land at Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport at 7.30pm local time. The return flight leaves Tehran at 9pm and arrives in Bangkok at 6.55am. Tehran boasts great museums, parks, restaurants and friendly people and is the gateway to the ancient Persian Empire.
Castles of wax
Sakon Nakhon celebrates the end of the three-month Buddhist lent with its much-loved Wax Castle Festival from October 11 to 16. The annual event draws more than 10,000 visitors to admire the spectacular procession of miniature Buddhist temples and shrines moulded out of beeswax that are paraded past Wat Phra That Choeng Chum. Boat races and other festivities also mark the end of the long retreat.
Emirates re-routes to Auckland
Emirates responds to the growing demand for travel between Thailand and New Zealand with a new daily service from Bangkok to Auckland via Sydney. From October 30, flight EK418 will depart Bangkok at 7.30pm and land in Auckland at 3.55pm local time. The return flight, EK419, departs Auckland at 4.30pm and arrives in Bangkok at 1.10am. The service, which will operate on the A380, is part of a planned reroute of the EK418/419 service, currently flying between Dubai and Christchurch, via Bangkok and Sydney. The new route goes from Dubai to Auckland, via Bangkok and Sydney.
On your marks
Amari Watergate’s Charity Midnight Run returns to Bangkok on October 15 to raise funds for education in rural Thailand. Participants can experience the city by night while running through downtown Bangkok and return home with the coveted championship trophies and commemorative medal as well sharing in the spirit of helping and giving.