Monthly Archives: August 2011

WATS (TEMPLES) ARE BECOMING DAY IN DAY OUT MORE COMMERCIALIZED

I’m not Thai, so what can I say?? Lots of “important” wats has been overcrowded with the stalls of merchants selling stuff to be used for merit-making, food for visitors and food to feed the fish in a khlong or … Continue reading

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DON’T buy cheap Chinese products!

Cheap Chinese stuff has been imported in hugh amounts in Thailand as the borders are wide open, you name the device and it’s Chinese! Apart from counterfeited products all cheap stuff like electrics/electronics and plastic ware which has been equipped … Continue reading

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WHY, WHY, WHY???

WHY are the Thai looking in disgust at me when I hug a street-cat or caress a stray-dog? It even happens that they, sitting next to me, turn-away. On the contrary they are used to stinking sewers, pissing-places of males … Continue reading

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