Chiang Mai Zoo

Chiang Mai Zoo

With Peng, my fourteen year old step-daughter, visiting us on holidays from Isaan the Chiang Mai zoo had to be on the to-do list. I am not a huge fan of zoos but I have to say that this one was a pleasant way to spend half a day. What I hadn’t realised firstly...
Occupation “Retired”

Occupation “Retired”

I recently had to fill out an Australian statutory declaration, if interested you can read about the reason why in my post HERE, where one of the questions it asked for was my occupation. To me I could answer in one of two ways – either occupation...
Chiang Mai Umbrellas

Chiang Mai Umbrellas

Covered or mentioned in this post: Chiang Mai zoo and Bo Sang umbrella and handicraft village. After a long break from blogging I am back with a quick post covering today when we visited the Bo Sang handicraft village with the goal of capturing a couple of umbrellas...
Motor registration renewal

Motor registration renewal

Covered or mentioned in this post: Car registration renewal and comprehensive motor insurance. Another short post purely of interest to those expats living in Thailand. I bought my car 12 months ago through a dealer, who took care of the registration process via the...
Visiting Chiang Mai

Visiting Chiang Mai

Covered or mentioned in this post: Shopping, evening and Sunday markets, Central Festival shopping mall, Boy Blues Bar, ladyboy show, Panmai cafe, Huay Tung Tao lake, Terracotta Garden, Wat Ket Karet and museum, Mae Rim, Mon Cham, Tiger Kingdom, The Tea House, silver...