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    Re: Songs About Rain

    This group are making a comeback ..... Help !!
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZJ1MdYI_lFg
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    Re: Opening bank account in Thailand

    I don't think you'll find to many hurdles opening a bank account with any of the Thai banks. As long as you have some form of valid ID they are more than happy to open an account for you. I opened...
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    Pictures: Re: Steve Jobs at Madame Tussaudís Bangkok

    Well it looks better than the recent model of Micheal Jackson I saw ... Considering I'm over six foot ... According to this model he was seven foot tall :shocked:

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    UK TV in Thailand

    Not sure if this has been posted before, but there is a site that gives you some free UK TV. Ideal for ex-pat Brits who live abroad.
    They currently have 6 channels available completely free of...
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    Pattaya, great place to live.

    Thought I would share my views on Pattaya, a place that seems to get a lot of bad publicity. I moved here the end of last year, so with six months of living here under my belt, I feel I can give a...
  6. Visitor Warning: Re: Heavy Rain is Coming: Northern Meteorological Centre

    As I'm now living in Pattaya, I am seeing certain things in a different perspective. I notice that after only a few hours rain many parts of Pattaya get flooded in a bad way. Not sure what will...
  7. Thread: Fuel prices

    by hoistman
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    Re: Fuel prices

    Well in the 3 years I've lived in Thailand the cost of diesel has remained capped at just under 30 baht a litre. Not sure of all the exchange rates, but that is around 60p in UK money. 100 baht...
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    Re: Favourite song ...

    If you have not seen this film .. I highly recommend.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Ljho1cyEfg
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    Re: Favourite song ...

    Just a little plug for the film.


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-9clgjzrQc
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    Re: Favourite song ...

    Never heard of Jessica Mauboy until I saw her in a fantastic film called The Sapphires. Great voice and some good songs.



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l7XEO8tKD5k
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    Re: What is your happiness ??

    Try this link.
    http://www.holiday-pattaya.com/Simons.html
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    Re: What is your happiness ??

    Fish & Chips. Don't miss the majority of UK food, but do miss fish & chips. Have found a great place in Pattaya, so we normally visit 3 or 4 times a year. Always make sure I have a visit, even got...
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    So how old is old ?

    :butbut:

    Interesting comment from another thread. How old is old ? My personal view is 20-40 young. 40-60 middle age. 60 onwards old. I know with the mortality rates going up, people are now...
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    News: Re: Broke Brit commits suicide in Phuket

    Khonrai, 61 is old. You may not be on the plane, but you are certainly in the departure lounge.

    The life expectancy where you live is 79.2. So your past the three quarter mark. Sorry to hear of...
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    Re: What's the best ISP in Pattaya?

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    Meang, Chonburi. Not sure if the picture will come out ?
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    News: Re: Broke Brit commits suicide in Phuket

    Only just read about this tragedy. Noted some comments were less than sympathetic. Couple of observations, 64 is getting on a bit. Its only one year from retirement age in the UK, so he was no...
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    Re: Demise of a Forum Member ( Woollyback)

    Sorry, bit late posting about Dave. Yes it was very sad and although I knew it was coming .. It was still a shock when I was told. Dave battled this terrible illness with real courage ... It was...
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    Re: Paul_au is Back.

    Its just a play on words guava .. ?
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    My Travel Story: Re: Pattaya- Am I missing something?

    Unfortunately Pattaya has had so much bad press ... Being called the sex capital of the world does little to enhance the place. Its certainly not a place I like to spend more than a weekend at .......
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    Re: Paul_au is Back.

    Nice to see your welcomed back ..... By the people who banned you :confused:
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    Re: :) Hapeeee Birthday Mahin...

    Mahindrasarath .... Wont wish you Happy Birthday ... If it isn't !!! Your quote about Facebook is quite apt ... As its Mark Zuckerberg's birthday today ... For people who don't know ... He is...
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    Re: Ikea ... Going back in time ..

    Hi Sean ... Yellow lines and arrows ... So easy to get lost !!! My Facebook account has been hacked into ? So for now I have closed it ... Don't think its safe to re-open ... So will wait a...
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    Re: Ikea ... Going back in time ..

    Yes its exactly like that Curt ... Inside you could have been in any country ... Not sure if it wise going there ... My wife wants to go back $$$
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    Ikea ... Going back in time ..

    Went to Ikea in Bangkok today ... I was a great fan of this outlet when I lived in the UK. Not sure what I was expecting .. I suppose I was expecting a Tesco's type experience ... Heavily Asian...
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    My Travel Story: Re: Pattaya sunset

    Thanks for your kind comments yy & mikeheart. My wife laughed when I said ... "Are you pan-asian" .. She insists she is 100% Thai :-) And mikeheart .... I have never regretted moving to Thailand...
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    My Travel Story: Re: Pattaya sunset

    Yes you get fantastic sunsets here ... This is one of my favourite photos ... My wife, taken not far from Pattaya ... Bang Saen.

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    Re: Favourite song ...

    Well I hope the series is good ... I'm downloading it ... If its as good as the French series Spiral, I'll be very happy.
  28. Re: Flight + hotel booking websites. Any suggestions?

    I would be surprised if a package holiday Flight/Accommodation would be cheaper than booking the two separate. Like Khun Don suggested ... The best flight deals usually involve a stopover .. But...
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    Re: What's the connection ?

    Ok Steve ... Had a bit of trouble but managed eventually to make the connections:

    First one was quite easy ... Roger Moore and Sheena Easton ... Connection .. Sheena sung the theme song "For...
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    Re: Favourite song ...

    My favourite band ... Kings of Leon ... Love this track ... Although I think hidden in it, is a sound from the Scottish band Big Country


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O7NoA0yp_3M
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    Re: Getting married in Thailand

    Sorry ohliuw .. As stated I can't remember what the stamp cost ... Sure it was less than 1000 baht though ..
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    Re: How much Older?

    Hi yy

    Well have read your posts as they developed .... Sometimes you have to go through something like this, to appreciate someone special .... Who I have no doubt will come into you life. Put...
  33. Thread: Thief comes.

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    Re: Thief comes.

    Yes I think we all have that shock of the heat when we leave the comfort of the air/con airport ... And having lived here for 2 years now ... I still love the place ...
    I think your body...
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    Re: Favourite song ...

    Jam .... Not the stuff to put on your toast ....


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfpRm-p7qlY&feature=BFa&list=AL94UKMTqg-9B5fpCGPXSHgWNGzVJb_WVs
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    Re: Getting married in Thailand

    Hi ohliuw

    I was already living here so not sure if they will accept your affidavit from Canada .. I had mine done at the British consulate in Pattaya ... 2,700 baht. The stamp required at the...
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    Re: Getting married in Thailand

    As mentioned by Jerome ... You can get plenty of details on the web. Couple of pointers for you ... Amphurs differ in the amount of time it takes to register ... We went to our local Amphur in...
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    Re: Getting married in Thailand

    Hi ohliuw ... Have a question before I can give you any advice ... Is your girlfriend a Thai National ?
  38. Thread: UK Gang

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    Re: UK Gang

    [QUOTE=djaidee;250939]I refer to some nice people from UK who joined this Forum lately and were Members of Thai-UK Forum.

    By Name they are:

    hoistman
    Wolfy
    deland
    wollyback
    storm1fishing...
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    My Travel Story: Re: Pattaya- Am I missing something?

    Interesting comments Ian .. And quite correct. Its unfortunate that Pattaya has a bad name ... I think its quite often called the sex capital of the world ... But as you rightly say, there is a...
  40. Breaking News: Image of naked woman halts Thailand's parliament debate.

    Came across this today ..

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17761210
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    My Travel Story: Re: Pattaya- Am I missing something?

    Rayong is about 30 minutes further on than Pattaya ... We stayed at a nice little resort called Ban Chang .. Just before you get to Rayong ... Its a lot quieter than Pattaya.
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    Re: Do you think she is hot?

    Yes the wonders of make up !!!

    In this photo ... 2 men and 4 air hostess ... Or better put ... 6 men !!

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    My Travel Story: Re: Pattaya- Am I missing something?

    Hi Jerome

    I guess we go to Pattaya quite often .. We live about an hour away ... For the record ... Bang Saen is the nearest beach resort heading this way ... A good 40 minutes nearer to...
  44. Re: Converting an area under house into Living Quarters

    And if not .... You have this to fall back too ... :laughlong

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  45. News: Re: Tourists flee beach, shoppers abandon mall after quake hit Phuket

    I saw the panic first hand last week in Krabbi. We were sitting on the beach when the siren warning started ... The beach was empty within 2 minutes ... All the shops/restaurants along the beach...
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