VIDEO: Behind the scenes at Thai trans pageant Miss Tiffany’s 2017

Last week, 25 beautiful Thai transwomen took the stage for Miss Tiffany’s Universe, a world-famous trans beauty pageant, held in the seaside city of Pattaya. Hours before the crowning moment last Friday, nerves were high and piles of hair and makeup products were laid out on tables in the main dressing room. Each lady was ...

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First Look: Behind the Scenes in Pattaya at famed trans pageant Miss Tiffany 2017 (PHOTOS)

First Look: Behind the Scenes in Pattaya at famed trans pageant Miss Tiffany 2017 (PHOTOS)

Coconuts Bangkok is on location in Pattaya to cover one of the most famous trans beauty pageants in the world. Miss Tiffany 2017 will be crowned tomorrow evening but we have an...

Phuket Pride Week 2018 canceled while organizers plan more ‘inclusive’ event

Phuket Pride Week 2018 canceled while organizers plan more ‘inclusive’ event

Phuket Loves You Club (PLU), organizers of the annual Phuket Pride Week for the last six years, have announced that next year’s event will be canceled while it revamps Pride...

Happy Pride Month! Bangkok named second-best LGBT city in Asia

Happy Pride Month! Bangkok named second-best LGBT city in Asia

Due to its vibrant gay scene, the international LGBT community voted Bangkok the second-most gay-friendly city in Asia, while Tel Aviv, the Israeli city famous for its Pride...

10 most beautiful transwomen in Thailand (2017 edition)

10 most beautiful transwomen in Thailand (2017 edition)

You may know them from their pageant titles, successful modeling careers, or profitable social media presences, but these ladies all have two things in common —...

Truly Toxic: Thai drag performer parodies Britney Spears’ best song

Truly Toxic: Thai drag performer parodies Britney Spears’ best song

A hilarious new video parody reimagines Britney’s hit Toxic — if Brit played a VIP bus attendant instead of a fancy, sex stewardess. To celebrate the upcoming Bangkok date on...

Bangkok Beefcake: The hot hunks of Skiinmode serve up Southeast Asian studliness

Bangkok Beefcake: The hot hunks of Skiinmode serve up Southeast Asian studliness

The social media accounts for one Bangkok photography studio are making netizens sit up and take notice. Known for displaying the Adonises of the East, Skiinmode brings the heat...

Wondertoots, it’s like Wonderfruit but gay and for poor people

Wondertoots, it’s like Wonderfruit but gay and for poor people

Never mind Wonderfruit. It’s so last week, and a ticket cost your Thai fresh-out-of-college boy toy a quarter of his paycheck. Here comes Wondertoots, the two-night-long...

Trans law graduate fights to dress as woman at graduation

Trans law graduate fights to dress as woman at graduation

"'Can you tie up your hair and wear a tie to make yourself look like a man?' I said no," Nada said.

Trans men earn rare spotlight on Thai magazine cover (VIDEO)

Trans men earn rare spotlight on Thai magazine cover (VIDEO)

LGBT magazine Prism has made headlines on local blogs and newspapers for their first anniversary issue featuring seven trans men on the cover. 


 

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