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by jingjoe
Tue Sep 12, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: Opinions on living at sea craze
Replies: 4
Views: 636

Re: Opinions on living at sea craze

Thanks blacky for the feed back
by jingjoe
Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: Opinions on living at sea craze
Replies: 4
Views: 636

Opinions on living at sea craze

Looks like a nice condo building, the management seems to do a reasonable job, but seems to be a lot of units for sale!. I know it is at the end of koh takiap, maybe too far from town? Beach is near and quite nice..any opinions on living there , good or bad, is it too noisy, too many weekend air bnb...
by jingjoe
Wed Aug 30, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Rental in Hua Hin with social expat communities
Replies: 6
Views: 995

Re: Rental in Hua Hin with social expat communities

Most of the expat ladies are members of chickynet which is a social group for ladies, they meet quite often for luncheons etc. Might be of interest to your friend
by jingjoe
Wed Aug 30, 2017 9:37 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: New bus service Hua Hin to Bangkok, Don Muang, Mor Chit
Replies: 32
Views: 16294

Re: New bus service Hua Hin to Bangkok, Don Muang, Mor Chit

Took the 9am Sombat bus from Hua Hin (Soi 96) to Mo Chit last week. Everything seemed fine (smiling hostess, free water, '3 seats wide' bus) and the bus left at 9am, but the bus broke down (engine problem) about half way. Although bus was almost full, no one seemed distressed so I guess they did no...
by jingjoe
Sun May 07, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: After Dark
Topic: Strange incident on the road last night
Replies: 17
Views: 6933

Re: strange incident last night

^^^
thanks for that, will be interested on the outcome, i talked to my friend this morning and he was 100% sure it was an attempted robbery of some sort, he said it loked like the thai was pretty upset that we hadn't stopped
by jingjoe
Sun May 07, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: After Dark
Topic: Strange incident on the road last night
Replies: 17
Views: 6933

Strange incident on the road last night

A friend and myself were driving home late last night around 2am from one of the bars on soi 88 As we passed the orchid palms resort next to palm bistro restaurant, the road was blocked off with a few scattered chairs and other items, there was no car there, but as we slowed down a thai man rushed o...
by jingjoe
Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Surfcasting fishing in HH ?
Replies: 5
Views: 3614

Re: Surfcasting fishing in HH ?

its not australia here mate, the oceans have been raped and pillaged, maybe some squid offshore ,but fish worthy to eat are far too small to surfcast for
by jingjoe
Tue Mar 14, 2017 8:12 am
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Transport, Bangkok to Hua Hin
Replies: 18
Views: 6961

Re: Bangkok > Hua Hin

Update on the hua hin to bangkok bus, it left from the bus station near soi 96, cost 155bht, older style bus than the vip airport bus, but very comfortable, 24 reclining seats(mine had a built in massage machine!!) airconditioned, free water, and toilet on board, takes 3 and half hours and stops out...
by jingjoe
Thu Mar 09, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Transport, Bangkok to Hua Hin
Replies: 18
Views: 6961

Re: Bangkok > Hua Hin

there is a new service to bangkok from the old bus station near soi 96, its a 24 seater costs 155bht and terminates outside mo chit bts, four times a day, you can return bangkok to hua hin from sombat bus tour station near don muang airport, stopping soi 96
by jingjoe
Tue Feb 21, 2017 7:38 am
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: Moving in before paying for house - your thoughts?
Replies: 25
Views: 7740

Re: Moving in before paying for house - your thoughts?

If the buyer is changing the lease of the land to their name , there is a 30 day wait at land office, in case some one wants to dispute it. After i decided to remain in thailand and not relocate back to oz, i bought a house here a few months ago. I changed the owner ship of the land into the thai mo...
by jingjoe
Mon Feb 13, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: IPTV switch from True Visions
Replies: 28
Views: 6764

Re: IPTV - SWITCH FROM TRUEVISIONS?

I have a fear concerning this exodus from TRUE to systems that rely upon the internet. In my area with TOT fiber optic cable, there is a distinct slowness Friday through Sunday concerning the ability to stream content. The rest of the week in the evening hours it's usually fine. As more and more sy...
by jingjoe
Fri Jan 13, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Dressmaker
Replies: 3
Views: 2426

Re: Dressmaker

My ex thai wife is a very good dress maker who lives in hua hin, if you pm me i can pass on her phone number
by jingjoe
Fri Jan 13, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: Thai Style Lanna Houses
Replies: 5
Views: 4620

Re: Thai Style Lanna Houses

My ex thai wife wouldn't buy because she they would have ghosts for sure!!
by jingjoe
Thu Jan 12, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Hua Hin bus station relocating?
Replies: 64
Views: 12460

Re: Hua Hin bus station relocating?

Im guessing that the old bus station has been sold off to developers and will be a new condominium soon,..prime real estate site
by jingjoe
Mon Jan 09, 2017 6:35 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Gym, fitness center
Replies: 4
Views: 1523

Re: Gym, fitness center

The best gym in hua hin and probably thailand is the new true arena at the bottom of soi 112 2 turfed football pitches, 12 international standard tennis courts, air conditioned, badminton/pickleball/basketball court, restaurant, sauna, 25metre roof top pool, well equipped gym, Les Mills rpm classes,...