An abandoned house in the Thonburi part of Bangkok is left well alone by the locals, who believe that the building is haunted. Photo: Tibor Krausz

In superstitious Thailand, old empty houses become places to be feared – full of ghosts and demons

  • One house, on the outskirts of Bangkok, is thought to be home to child spirits or a female demon and has even affected nearby rental prices
  • Empty buildings and ones in which people have died in grisly ways routinely become objects of fear in Thailand, where a dread of malevolent spirits runs deep
Topic |   Thailand

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An abandoned house in the Thonburi part of Bangkok is left well alone by the locals, who believe that the building is haunted. Photo: Tibor Krausz
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Celebrate Halloween in style this year at some of the spookiest parties in Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP

It’s Fright Night again: 10 of the best Halloween parties in Hong Kong

  • Celebrate the scariest night of the year in style at one of Hong Kong’s many Halloween parties
  • Whether it’s free-flow drinks you want or a place to show off your best costume, we’ve got all the hottest spots for you
Topic |   Hong Kong gigs

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Celebrate Halloween in style this year at some of the spookiest parties in Hong Kong. Photo: SCMP
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