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by oakdale160
Thu May 25, 2017 9:55 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Hua Hin dual-track rail routes go to cabinet
Replies: 37
Views: 4895

Re: Hua Hin dual-track rail routes go to cabinet

The Chinese govt has announced an expansion of their HSR system, could be that the route into Loas will be part of that.
by oakdale160
Thu May 25, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: News
Topic: 100-strong force raids 2 luxury beach homes in Hua Hin
Replies: 2
Views: 492

Re: 100-strong force raids 2 luxury beach homes in Hua Hin

You know you have been in Thai too long when------

You never wonder how a public servant who makes 80,000b/month is able to drive his children to their private school in his Mercedes.
by oakdale160
Thu May 25, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: New hotels build etc
Replies: 3
Views: 473

Re: New hotels build etc

and the amari is only about 3 years old.
by oakdale160
Wed May 24, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Help to Find Hotel of last visit
Replies: 9
Views: 707

Re: Help to Find Hotel of last visit

i know ir but cant remember the soi number, any one know
by oakdale160
Wed May 24, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: Education
Topic: Education reforms as elusive as ever in Thailand
Replies: 9
Views: 506

Re: Education reforms as elusive as ever in Thailand

Jack Sprat--- Surely you are not seriously suggesting that the Thai Military could defend the country-- The report of the invasion would finish with the words that all traffic fatality reports end with --the driver fled the scene.
by oakdale160
Wed May 24, 2017 7:02 am
Forum: Education
Topic: Education reforms as elusive as ever in Thailand
Replies: 9
Views: 506

Re: Education reforms as elusive as ever in Thailand

This is also one of the reasons that Thai people will not take a posting out of BKK, they know that if they do their children;s future will be in peril. I have a friend, expat, retired to HH, but moved to BKK which he dislikes for the sake of his 2 thai step-children. Another Thai lady Dr enjoyed HH...
by oakdale160
Tue May 23, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Demolition of restaurants + shops in Poon Suk road
Replies: 74
Views: 6711

Re: Demolition of restaurants + shops in Poon Suk road

there is a big difference between an area that is an eating and drinking area and one that is just a drinking area with a few food-carts.
by oakdale160
Tue May 23, 2017 5:27 am
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Help to Find Hotel of last visit
Replies: 9
Views: 707

Re: Help to Find Hotel of last visit

Love that Soi, very quiet, feels very safe, good parking, 5 walk to the beach, 5 min walk to MV, nice guest-friendly hotels.
by oakdale160
Tue May 23, 2017 5:15 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: With 15 daily deaths, Thailand world's deadliest country for motorcyclists
Replies: 5
Views: 498

Re: With 15 daily deaths, Thailand world's deadliest country for motorcyclists

But few if any of the deaths are people from military, political or wealthy families, so whats the problem?
by oakdale160
Mon May 22, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: With 15 daily deaths, Thailand world's deadliest country for motorcyclists
Replies: 5
Views: 498

Re: With 15 daily deaths, Thailand world's deadliest country for motorcyclists

I am amazed at te figure that 53% of riders wear helmets, I would have guessed about 30%. It is MUCH higher in BKK of course.
by oakdale160
Mon May 22, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: ANNIVERSARIES
Replies: 51
Views: 2772

Re: ANNIVERSARIES

Tomorrow, Monday is VICTORIA DAY in Canada. The ONLY country to celebrate the Old Queen's Birthday (Actually on the 24th) Its a nice holiday just as spring is arriving in Canada and is one thing to remind us that Canada is NOT American.
by oakdale160
Sun May 21, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Skin doctor ?
Replies: 11
Views: 774

Re: Skin doctor ?

drive north past the palace under the arch. next U turn turn and come back towards town. The office is a couple of hundred m on the left. Excellent Dr good english
by oakdale160
Sun May 21, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: Squealing pig closed down
Replies: 32
Views: 6651

Re: Squealing pig closed down

he has been back for months, A new small SP is open in a unit next door and half the size of the old one.
by oakdale160
Fri May 19, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Demolition of restaurants + shops in Poon Suk road
Replies: 74
Views: 6711

Re: Demolition of restaurants + shops in Poon Suk road

i guess they feel it insults their holy place, i dont think that parisseans would like restaurants up against Notre Dame or British people like them up against Westminster Abbey or other churches..
by oakdale160
Thu May 18, 2017 9:10 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Demolition of restaurants + shops in Poon Suk road
Replies: 74
Views: 6711

Re: Demolition of restaurants + shops in Poon Suk road

They will go for sure, actually they are almost all on life-support since the 88 night mkt got going. this has been discussed on the forum in the context of the railway improving its tracks