Fighting Fires in Lampang

Fighting Fires in Lampang

And now for something completely different. The photo above, which is actually of Doi Suthep in Chiang Mai, gives a hint to the central theme of this post in case the heading hasn’t given it away already! One of the real joys of writing the blog is the number of...
A House Update 2017

A House Update 2017

This post is aimed at the many people who have purchased my eBook called “Building a House in Thailand” and may be of limited interest to others. I thought about publishing it separately only for those who have invested in the book but I decided to share...
Bun Bang Fai 2017

Bun Bang Fai 2017

Bun Bang Fai (rocket festival) is an event held in the north east of Thailand, a region called Isaan where we live. The origins of this festival can be found in Laos but presumably was imported into Thailand along with the historical movement of population from Laos,...