Medical experts and news media speculate that Caitlyn Jenner spent roughly $70,000 on facial feminization surgery. In Thailand, the procedure costs substantially less, without sacrificing results.
Tourists from all over the world flock to Tiffany's Show Pattaya, Thailand's most famous transgender cabaret show, known for its spectacular costumes and dazzling performances.
A trans woman with a big heart and bigger aspirations shares her story.
Besides its beautiful beaches and friendly inhabitants, Thailand is known for its sex industry. These images feature a perspective often ignored—that of the transgender sex worker.
Is Thailand, a reliable US ally known for its stability, heading into extraordinary political crisis?
Among the many recent stories concerning foreigners setting out to fight in Syria, the allegations about the Uighurs arrested in Thailand are the most curious.
For sheer death-defying excitement, go for a ride on one of Bangkok’s ubiquitous motorcycle taxis.
Thailand is being ruled by a military junta for the 19th time since 1932, but this time some Thais may not meekly go along; Bangkok's motorcycle taxi drivers show why.
Ma Li is, by most accounts, a “good broker" who helps fellow migrants find a safe path into the Thai shrimp processing industry. Of course, she makes some money too.
Kyaw Thaung covers migrant worker issues in the Thai seafood industry. He's also an activist and, occasionally, he’s in the odd position of reporting on news events that he has helped orchestrate.
Mi Oo thought he was headed for a better-paying job in the Thai seafood industry. Instead, he bought his way into a waking nightmare.
America's appetite for cheap shrimp from Southeast Asia is growing, but at what cost? In Thailand, illegal and abusive labor practices go unchecked to feed a booming demand. Images by Jason Motlagh.