Isan Street Party Music

Isan Street Party Music

Live Party Music Option 1 If you are living in Isan you will have the option to join in many street parties and there are four live music options you will be dancing to. I am going to be covering three of them in a series of posts starting with this one. The missing...

Living in Isan – the Daily Stories

Living in Isan – the Daily Stories…. …..published in May 2019 This is a list of the daily story posts I published in May 2019. Enjoy and please leave comments. They are the only payment I ask for! A Tropical Garden Update Published 30 May 2019 Place:...
Bun Bang Fai 2019

Bun Bang Fai 2019

Bun Bang Fai 2019 published 11 May Bun Bang Fai is an Isan (a region in the northeast of Thailand) rocket festival timed to encourage the rains to arrive for the start of the rice harvest. In fact it has a lot of general fertility cymbals, which is pretty common in...

Happy Days in Isan

Happy Days in Isan Reflection of life over a glass of chilled wine You know how you get after a couple of wines (or whatever), in my case kindly donated by recent visitors? Life seems pretty good and despite all the challenges of living in Thailand, there’s...
A Wedding, a Wat and a Pizza

A Wedding, a Wat and a Pizza

We recently spent five days laying 6,000 bricks to expand the paths in our tropical garden so it was nice to do something very different for a day that didn’t involved bricks and concrete. We received an invitation from Richard, an American blog reader, a little...