• I explore and introduce you to the places, people and ideas that matter

    Bangkok-based experience designer, blogger, tour guide and language trainer

  • EXPLORE

    I'm an urban explorer, fascinated with the complexities of urban life.
    Below are the topics on Thailand that I explore

  • HUMAN STORIES

    Thailand through the eyes of the elders, entrepreneurs, community leaders, activists and innovators

    CULTURAL HERITAGE

    Cultural heritage

    URBAN & RURAL COMMUNITIES

    and my own cultural roots

    THE URBAN FUTURE

    The past-, present and future of Bangkok

  • SHARE

    I share my explorations with people interested in Thailand through various channels.

  • TOURS

    I design and guide a wide range of experiences centered around Thailand's communities, cultural and natural heritage. for more information visit bangkokvanguards

  • FOOD TOURS

    For foodies among you, I think we have something in common

    EDUCATIONAL TOURS

    I work with universities, companies and non-profits to facilitate immersive, fun and educational experiences

  • Every day I wake up with new questions in my mind that drive me and my organization

    OTHER PROJECTS

    Here are a few of the projects and tours that I'm currently working on

  • MY AMPHAWA

    My Amphawa is a new space at the Amphawa floating market combining community based tourism, art and great food.

    ROOTS

    Roots is a multiple day roundtrip between Bangkok and surrounding provinces that traces the migration routes of my ancestors in the early 20th century

    Flavors of Chinatown

    This experience explores the culinary culture of Bangkok's Chinatown based on its five main Chinese ethnicities: Teochew, Hakka, Hailam, Hokkien and Cantonese

  • Past Projects and achievements

    Wipe the Tide

    Lead and scaled flood relief campaigns

    Santa Cause

    Chief Santa

    Civil Society 2.0

    Consultant for digital story telling

    Achievement Summit

    Delegate for social innovation

  • Videos on different themes

    Sustainable Development

    Food & Heritage

    My mission with the Bangkok Heritage Week

    Our response to natural disasters

    Social Impact

    Entrepreneurship

  • Michael live

    Catch me and others at these events

    100 Innovations X Entrepreneurs

    September 27, 2019. Speaker and workshop on Social Business 101.

    Entrepreneurship Week 2019

    September 3, 2019. Speaker. Entrepreneurship & Innovation for a sustainable Belt and Road Region.

    Travel Massive

    September 3, 2019. Panel Speaker. Travel Entrepreneurship panel talk "How I founded it."

    Yunus Social Business Day

    June 28, 2019. Field trip facilitator.

    Future City Summit Bangkok

    July 6, 2019. Speaker. Sustainable Entertainmen

    Asia Pacific Youth Exchange Program

    Aug 14-15, 2019. Mentoring. Urban Youth Academy and UNDP on SDG and social entrepreneurship

    World Bank Learning Forum

    June 18, 2019. Facilitator. Supervision Mission.

  • Get your dose of Thailand with me on Instagram

    Youtube Channel following soon!

  • Connect With Me

    See you out there!

    [email protected]bangkokvanguards.com

    Michael Biedassek

    hyperlocal_bkk

    Hyperlocaltravel

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