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  1. Re: Immigrate to the US -- Not sure what it will take in this case

    2 separate issues;

    As long as you had a valid marriage license issued in Las Vegas, the marriage was carried out by a person licensed to do so, and the marriage was registered and a marriage...
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    Khon Kaen, Vientiane, Kunming

    Has anybody driven from Khon Kaen thru Laos to Kunming in China?
  3. Re: Farangs arrested for working illegally in Phuket

    It's a bit like being caught for speeding! No good complaining, fair cop, accept the consequences, move on!

    The comparison's mentioned above aren't very relevant. The company is Danish, the...
  4. Thread: Does Age Matter

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    Re: Does Age Matter

    Can anyone interpret this!
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    Re: I am going to propose to her. . .

    Just pointing out that it's the male who provides the ring!

    And there aren't many women who pass up an offer like that, fact of life!

    And humour makes the world go around for most people!
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    Re: I am going to propose to her. . .

    I hate to tell you but you have to provide the ring. Almost certain to say yes if it's a 2 carat blue diamond set in platinum :)

    Good luck!
  7. Thread: Does Age Matter

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    Re: Does Age Matter

    Every person has two sex chromosomes. Women have two X-chromosomes while a man has one X and one Y chromosome. Both factor VIII and IX proteins are located on the X chromosome. A fault in the Factor...
  8. Re: Why I live in Thailand happily with a Thai wife.

    Bl...y hell, trying to correct 2,000+ years of language development. Now that's a first! Perhaps we should go back to ugh, ugh and ugh! :rock:
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    Re: Aroon Rai restaurant - worst Thai meal ever

    This is disturbing news. Aroon Rai is the the wife's (who's Thai) and I's favourite restaurant in Chiang Mai. A couple of years ago we ate there pretty much everyday. We will be in Chiang Mai in...
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    Re: Writer Needs Help

    I don't know about Rayong but usually don't find beaches and Mangroves together. That's why the term Mangrove Swamp is used. Usually the trees are rooted directly into water with the trunk elevated...
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    Re: I've just got married in Thailand

    David,

    My wife changed her name well outside of the 60 days you mention. She did register our marriage at the Thai embassy in DC and had her passport changed to reflect her married name. It was...
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    Curry Paste recipes

    Check out http://asiarecipe.com/thaicurry.html

    We ran out of Hanglay curry paste and couldn't find anywhere that stocked it. Browsing the web we came across this website. Tried the Hanglay...
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    Re: Thai grocery stores in your city

    Also the Farmers Market on Buford highway at the intersection of I85 and I285. Has most things you will need. Another supermarket in Asia square about a mile toward Atlanta from the farmers market....
  14. Thread: Nintendo Wii

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    Nintendo Wii

    Does anyone have any idea what a Nintendo Wii system goes for in Bangkok?
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    Re: THAI hints at hiking fares in 2008

    Kind of a no-brainer!

    Given the price of oil all the airlines will be putting prices up.
  16. Thread: I'm back

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    Re: I'm back

    Your comments about the Galare were interesting.

    We stayed there during Songkram this year and we found the staff very helpfull. Maybe it was because of the wife, who is Thai. When we did have...
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    Re: UK visa for spouse: is a lawyer necessary?

    If you are talking about a visa for the spouse to visit the UK then all it takes is filling out a form, enclosing a check, a copy of the marriage certificate, the wife's passport, and then sending...
  18. Thread: Limos

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    Re: Limos

    Not quite sure where you get your definition from but the standard limo in the US is either a Lincoln or a Caddy unstreched! Just visit any major international airport and check the parking lot.
    ...
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    Re: Thai Restaurants Abroad

    If you return to Las Vegas you should try Lotus of Siam on E Sahara Avenue. It is considered one of the best Thai restaurants in North Ameica. You can read about it at http://www.saipinchutima.com/...
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    Re: Notebooks for all: Another alternative

    :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
  21. Thread: Ancient City

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    Re: Ancient City

    Don't forget the weekend market at Chatuchak. It's a maze of stalls and you can get pretty much anything but you will need to make sure you don't lose your son in the warren that is Chatuchak!
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    Re: Where is best for sea shells etc.

    We found some really nice shells on the beaches south of Hua Hin.
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    Re: Family member against me, any options?

    Never a truer word spoken, Pclev, especially the bit:



    Luckily, when I go out with the family, we all sit down, smile a lot, eat a lot, and drink a lot, and we have a great time, even though I...
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    Re: now surprise for me , 1 000 000 for sin sod

    You can always get married in Serbia!

    Then you visit the nearest Thai Embassy/Consulate and register the marriage. At this point the wife can decide whether to change her name which will then...
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    Re: Good luck England Rugby Team

    A pretty offensive post David, you must really hate the English!
  26. Thread: Driving

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    Re: Driving

    No worse than in any other Mega-city. You just need plenty of time and eyes in the back of your head :)
  27. Re: Child Boxing in Thailand: is it child exploitation?

    FYI:

    Each year, more than 150,000 football players under age 15 seek treatment for injuries in hospital emergency rooms. Football injuries, many of them serious, can be prevented if players use...
  28. Thread: Christmas Day

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    Re: Christmas Day

    Just so you all know, the stores here (Walmart, Lowes, Home Depot etc.) are all setup for Christmas, with lights, trees, decorations etc. on sale and have been for several weeks!
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    Re: Obtaining a Thai passport and id card?

    Dual passports is no problem Wendy, leave on US, arrive on Thai, check in on US, leave on Thai, arrive on US.

    As long as both countries recognise dual citizenship, no problem!
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    Re: Items that you will buy / consume....

    And judging by the size of the chicken you get at Thailand KFC, that is local as well!
  31. Re: Pattaya: Warning to Foreign Visitors of Jellyfish

    What nonsense!

    I remember in my youth (just about), the portuguese man o' wars that used to get washed up on the beach in Cornwall and Devon.

    And.........., a good job it wasn't Australia and...
  32. Re: Pot of burning chillies in Thai restaurant sparks full-scale chemical terror ale

    Here's the story on the BBC's website:

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/7025782.stm

    The funny thing is that the chilli photograph used to illustrate the story doesn't appear to be of...
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    Re: Thaksin slams junta on anniversary

    I agree pretty much with everything you say with the caveat that nothing has changed over the centuries except magnitude.

    The old saying "power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely" is...
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    Re: questions of advice on Thai/western relation.

    What body scan?

    I think you are a little confused!

    A medical is required as part of the visa process but that is done by a private doctor or at a hospital that has been approved by the US...
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    Re: questions of advice on Thai/western relation.

    Bassai, our route was the same as yours. Did all the paperwork ourselves and it took around 7 months from the time I sent the paperwork in. Even the interview at the US embassy was a formality. Took...
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    Re: questions of advice on Thai/western relation.

    The only problem I had getting a UK visa for the wife was I had to pay!

    It's a strange situation, an EU citizen can get a UK visa for the wife for no monetary outlay, the only problem is the UK...
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    Re: Help need advice, my darling coming to Serbia

    And one other thought, pack in her suitcase before you leave Bangkok staples such as noodles, favourite noodle packs, chilli powder, curry paste, dried shrimp, kuffir, galanga, and any other hard to...
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    Re: Help need advice, my darling coming to Serbia

    Mrki,

    My wife loves the cold, much prefers it to the climate back in Thailand. Last winter the temperature averaged around freezing point and didn't bother her at all and I can honestly say she...
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    Re: Phone Card/ Cell Phones ?

    Your Verizon phone would be useless in Thailand as the technolgy used is CDMA based which most, if not all, other countries do not used.

    As pointed out in the other posts, buy the phone when you...
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    Re: Unconfirmed: Hundreds of Burmese monks murdered

    Why shouldn't it be true?

    If they can use automatic weapons on their own people then it's no big step to eliminating the cause of the trouble in the first place. The Khmer Rouge killed millions...
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    Re: questions of advice on Thai/western relation.

    Yes you do!
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    Re: Sinsod (dowry), Dtok Kieow ตกเขียว

    Let me add my compliments, Mel, for a splendid post!
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    Re: Members Get Together in Bkk in Oct 2007

    Will be there end of December thru January :)
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    Re: Shopping for MAPS of Bangkok and vicinity

    Richard,

    Have you tried Google Earth?

    The views are very detailed enabling one to see individual buidings. You can also place "location" pins with details about that location. Might fit neatly...
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    Re: Broken-hearts are normal.

    A good chunk of the human race is made up of gold diggers and control freaks.

    Every where you turn there is someone looking to part you and your money. The basis of taxation is based on that...
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