This ‘death cafe’ in Bangkok lets you lie in a coffin to get discounts on drinks

Dying for a cup of coffee? You will feel at home at Bangkok’s new “death awareness” cafe, a macabre, Buddhist spin on the themed-cafe craze where customers are urged to confront their own mortality — and live better lives as a result. With drinks called “death” and “painful” on the menu, and a skeleton splayed out on a couch in the corner, the meet-your-maker theme is alive and well at this open-air lunch spot in the Thai capital. But the centrepiece of the Kid Mai (Think New) Death Cafe experience…

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Carnival includes top-shelf spirits in drinks package

arnival Cruise Line will include pricier alcoholic drinks and specialty coffees in its Cheers! beverage package, starting March 1. The package price will remain the same: $49.95 per person, per day when purchased before the cruise and $54.95 onboard. The ceiling for alcoholic drinks is currently $10; drinks thayt cost up to $50 will be included, which adds dozens of high-end spirits and wines by the glass. For example, Grey Goose VX vodka, Chivas Royal Salute Scotch whiskey, Patron Anejo tequila, Hennessy XO cognac and Pinot Noir Cherry Tart wine…

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