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by oakdale160
Mon Apr 24, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai Navy to buy three Chinese submarines
Replies: 46
Views: 4633

Re: Thai Navy to buy three Chinese submarines

They must be laughing so hard in Beijing!
by oakdale160
Mon Apr 24, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 531
Views: 58292

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

BB-- come on, you are an old Thai-hand. Changing the law and introducing stiffer penalties. Problem--there are plenty of laws--they are not obeyed. There are enough police-- but they do not enforce the law or level fines to Thai drivers. The problem is cultural-- its a lack of personal responsibilit...
by oakdale160
Mon Apr 24, 2017 5:36 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Songkran 2017
Replies: 88
Views: 6621

Re: Songkran 2017

as usual i spent a few days in Kanchanaburi At a hotel where the staff are told that the guests are there to escape the nonsense and did not encounter a single splash except the T in my G & T.
by oakdale160
Sun Apr 23, 2017 2:19 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: ANNIVERSARIES
Replies: 37
Views: 1809

Re: ANNIVERSARIES

and happy birthday to William Shakespeare, even though he didn't write the plays!
by oakdale160
Sat Apr 22, 2017 6:54 am
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: The Beer Thread
Replies: 558
Views: 58707

Re: The Beer Thread

The Craft beer revolution has hit so many countries. Not all the craft beers are good but many of them are. The brewers are bold and imaginative. Two human characteristics that are not well respected in the Land of the Bland.
by oakdale160
Thu Apr 20, 2017 7:36 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: GBP vs THB
Replies: 1388
Views: 102479

Re: GBP vs THB

The headlines on the finance pages--Pound soars on news of election---- |43b > 44b, thats nice for Brits but ist hat soaring??
by oakdale160
Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:40 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Hua Hin beach closure on Wednesdays?
Replies: 13
Views: 1179

Re: Hua Hin beach closure on Wednesdays?

you close the beach because you are cleaning it.
You do NOT clean the beach.
BUT, nobody saw you not cleaning the beach, because the beach was closed.
The budget allocated for beach cleaning can be put to 'personal uses"
Why can't you farang understand this simple process.
by oakdale160
Wed Apr 19, 2017 6:30 am
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: 12 volt garden lighting
Replies: 4
Views: 393

Re: 12 volt garden lighting

i've seen 12v bulbs in HomePro so i guess they sell systems
by oakdale160
Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: (Last) order on the pavement: Thailand
Replies: 16
Views: 1353

Re: (Last) order on the pavement: Thailand

Come on VS, its not riduculous its just theatre. For a day or 2 there will be less carts and then the tea money will be paid and its business as usual.
by oakdale160
Mon Apr 17, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Hua Hin Bluport Mall news, events and updates
Replies: 223
Views: 30538

Re: Hua Hin Bluport Mall news, events and updates

WTF does aircraft safety have to do with Bluport Mall ?????????? [ Mod Comment ] Aircraft safety post moved to German Wings thread. http://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=35&t=29557&p=437763#p437763 oakdale, if you disagree with anything, there is a report button, which will bring your grievance...
by oakdale160
Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:38 am
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Guest Friendly Hotels
Replies: 19
Views: 5822

Re: Guest Friendly Hotels

Why would you think that? Is that your taste?
by oakdale160
Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Songkran Vehicle Accidents 2017
Replies: 18
Views: 1702

Re: Songkran Vehicle Accidents 2017

average 56 deaths 610 injured
How does this compare with other days in the year?
by oakdale160
Sat Apr 15, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Guest Friendly Hotels
Replies: 19
Views: 5822

Re: Guest Friendly Hotels

A friend of mine was staying at a small hotel and paying 2 days at a time. When he went to the desk to pay again after 4 nights there the owner said --- Why no lady come to your room, you want nice lady?
by oakdale160
Thu Apr 13, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: ANNIVERSARIES
Replies: 37
Views: 1809

Re: ANNIVERSARIES

Lasr w;end saw ceremonies at Vimy Ridge commemorating the battle to seize the Ridge. For the firsyt time all the Canadian companies fought together under Canadian commanders. The slaughter was horrific, but the Canadians seized the ridge. Vimy was Canada's Gallipoli and in both cases it is claimed t...