Thailand Long Time Blog

30 June 2019

It would appear that Thailand is 6th in a world league table for generating plastic waste. I am not at all surprised.

Beach Strewn With Plastic
25 June 2019

I think all farang that stay in Thailand experience things Thais do that they cannot understand. Whether it is raising prices when the number of customers coming in bars subsides, or bar girls raising their prices for similar reasons. But there is one thing that truly does amaze me.

No Brainer - Man With Sign
24 June 2019

Just a reminder to all the ex pats in Thailand who crave after a good book to read that is written in English. Yes, some Thai book shops have a few, but the books they do stock are expensive and a pain in the proverbial to find. It is much easier to use a kindle and download  ebooks from Amazon.

Kindle Reader - Don't Panic
22 June 2019

I appreciate that laws in Thailand are often ignored or not enforced but I find it hard to see how this one will ever be enforced or followed.

A law will come into effect on 20th August 2019 making it an offence to endanger health of others living under the same roof with second-hand smoke.

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