Peng’s Motorbike

Peng’s Motorbike

Many of you won’t know that Gaun’s lovely daughter Peng developed a medical condition when young, which required an operation and has since left her with some limitations in her ability to walk. I am hopeful that some of the actions we have and are about...
My Isaan Wedding

My Isaan Wedding

Updated 27 Jan 2016: I am becoming a regular at Isaan weddings, not my own I hasten to add, so I thought I would point you to a few other posts that might be helpful if weddings, marriage or living with a Thai lady are of interest: A Thai Shotgun Marriage HERE...
Doggie Protection

Doggie Protection

This is one of those little unusual moments I wanted to capture when we were having breakfast at a place called The Coffee House just around the corner from where we were staying in Rawai, Phuket. A couple of farangs on a motorcycle and side-car pulled in, both...
The Resort Experience

The Resort Experience

I wanted to record some of my thoughts on one of the ways people choose to have a Thai holiday – the resort experience. The reason this has come about is that on the way to Patong the other day Kaun suggested we call into Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort so that...
Thai Bar Girls

Thai Bar Girls

Hi all. Another online diary contribution from me to record the last couple of days. I might start with the bar scene as I know that’ll be of particular interest to the male recipients of this newsletter and I did say that I would cover this topic previously. My...