Retirement Visa and more

Retirement Visa and more

Covered in detail or mentioned in this post: Non-Immigration OA Visa, 90 day reporting and re-entry permit. Important Update 18 March 2017: I have just been to the Australian Embassy in Bangkok to get my annual stat declaration confirmation of income. It is the first...
Living in Thailand – 100 Blog Stories

Living in Thailand – 100 Blog Stories

I was hoping to get the 100th story to coincide with my first 12 month anniversary, which was 12 June, but have missed out by a month. As my teachers used to say in my school reports “He could do better if he tried”. Never mind. I thought I would mark the...
12 Months in Thailand

12 Months in Thailand

The 12th of June marked my first twelve months living in Thailand and I thought it would be interesting to re-visit the blog entry I made after six months HERE and see how my opinions have changed over the last six months. Thailand for me has been split into three...
Moo Baan Living

Moo Baan Living

I have touched on this subject previously when I posted my initial impressions about our new home in Chiang Mai, which can be found HERE. We have just completed six months living here and I thought I would expand the topic to cover my experience of living in a Thai...
Thailand Six Months On

Thailand Six Months On

I had to update my home address details with Chiang Mai immigration recently, something required every 90 days under the terms of my retirement or O type visa. Being the second time I have had to do this it was a reminder that I have now been here for six months...
Moving to Chiang Rai

Moving to Chiang Rai

Our brief time in Chiang Mai ended on Thursday when we packed up ready for our move to long term accommodation in Chiang Rai about 180 km North. We were up earlier than normal that morning because I had a 9 am dentist appointment. Being on the street at around 8.00...