Pattaya’s biggest stories from the last week: Successful Pattaya Countdown, and more

Greetings to all our readers and supporters!

We have gathered here our top LOCAL stories that happened in our areas, Pattaya and Chonburi, in the last week from Monday, December 26th, to Sunday, January 1st, 2023.

The stories are chosen by our editorial team and are not in a particular order of importance but roughly in order of publishing.

1. Italian man who allegedly showed off his genitals to children in Pattaya arrested while trying to flee Thailand

The suspect admitted to his crime and was released after placing a 3,000 baht bail surety to police.

Italian man who allegedly showed off his genitals to children in Pattaya arrested while trying to flee Thailand

2. UPDATE: Pattaya police fine Norwegian tourist 5,000 baht for fornicating in public

After footage of the indecent scene went viral, the male tourist was finally arrested; however, his partner is still on the loose.

UPDATE: Pattaya police fine Norwegian tourist 5,000 baht for fornicating in public

3. Pattaya Beach Hailed as Second Most Popular Beach in the World Among TikTokers

The study was only based on total views and hashtags on TikTok, not the beauty or environment of the beach. Congratulations!

Pattaya Beach Hailed as Second Most Popular Beach in the World Among TikTokers

4. Indian Man Allegedly Slapped in the Face by Pattaya Pub’s Guard

The guard mistook the victim for the past dine-and-dasher and admitted that he was wrong.

Indian Man Allegedly Slapped in the Face by Pattaya Pub’s Guard

5. Pattaya Countdown 2023 successfully ends with full-on fireworks and breathtaking show by BamBam from Got7

It was a wild and the most successful countdown night ever!

Pattaya Countdown 2023 successfully ends with full-on fireworks and breathtaking show by BamBam from Got7

That’s it for this week. We hope next week will bring you good news!

The Latest Local News Translator at The Pattaya News. Aim is a twenty-two year old who currently lives and studies his last year of college in Bangkok. Interested in English translation, story-telling, and entrepreneurship, he believes that hard-working is an indispensable component of every success in this world.