Thailand Tips & Tricks

Thailand Tips & Tricks

I can remember the hours I spent online before I came to Thailand, reading up on everything I could find that would make me more informed and less open to being ripped off or doing something silly. Unfortunately most of the advice forums are tourist orientated...
The Best Comments Made

The Best Comments Made

I have a loyal band of readers who take the effort to leave comments on this blog in response to my posts of life in Thailand. These are quite often not just a ‘good post’ comment, but a contribution in themselves. I have several virtual friends who...
Should I Learn to Speak Thai?

Should I Learn to Speak Thai?

The photo above is of Gaun with my brother on the eve of our wedding in early 2014. You don’t need to speak Thai or English to see that she is dishing out some advice with enthusiasm 🙂 I have had a couple of occasions recently on my Facebook page HERE to discuss...
Transferring Money to Thailand

Transferring Money to Thailand

This is a very brief one-topic post but I thought it was worth adding as it relates to a discussion one often reads about. I will repeat a recent post I made to my Facebook page rather than rewrite the same thing and here it is: One of the regular topics that pops up...
The Hidden Wats of Si Bun Ruang

The Hidden Wats of Si Bun Ruang

We spent an afternoon recently on the local backroads close to Si Bun Ruang our home town in Nong Bua Lamphu province, chasing new wats (temples) and it paid dividends with so many excellent photos that it required a separate post. I will give you a My Maps link at...