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by handdrummer
Sat Jul 22, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sawatdi krap Musicpeople !
Replies: 6
Views: 1021

Re: Sawatdi krap Musicpeople !

robcar wrote:
Fri Jul 21, 2017 3:38 pm
https://www.facebook.com/groups/4559392 ... f=mentions Hua Hin Musos on Facebook
thank you.
by handdrummer
Sat Jul 22, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: News
Topic: Govt cracks down on alcohol promotion and advertising
Replies: 32
Views: 2196

Re: Govt cracks down on alcohol promotion and advertising

you can't legislate morality but you can fan the flames of discontent and eventual rebellion.
by handdrummer
Sat Jul 22, 2017 7:30 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Tourist crackdown: tourist visa holders being asked to show 20,000 baht in cash entering Thailand
Replies: 15
Views: 1726

Re: Tourist crackdown: tourist visa holders being asked to show 20,000 baht in cash entering Thailand

in 1961,after crossing on the boat from Calais, I was refused entry to England because they said I didn't have enough money. it's been going on a long time.
by handdrummer
Fri Jul 21, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Sawatdi krap Musicpeople !
Replies: 6
Views: 1021

Re: Sawatdi krap Musicpeople !

PBbeacher wrote:
Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:19 am
Hello, also try posting in the group HuaHinMusos on FB - it's dedicated to musicians and music lovers in the area.
I put that into google and was told that it didn't exist.
by handdrummer
Fri Jul 21, 2017 5:27 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Tourist crackdown: tourist visa holders being asked to show 20,000 baht in cash entering Thailand
Replies: 15
Views: 1726

Re: Tourist crackdown: tourist visa holders being asked to show 20,000 baht in cash entering Thailand

only the well-to-do are wanted anywhere, the rest can stay home. the world, like health care, is for the wealthy. the next revolution will be the have not's against the haves. if you think isis is a threat you haven't seen anything yet. the antidote is to raise the living standard of the poor by pro...
by handdrummer
Fri Jul 21, 2017 5:20 am
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Hua Hin Airport to Operate International Flights by End 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 1145

Re: RE: Re: Hua Hin Airport to Operate International Flights by End 2017

Are there commercial flights to other parts of Thailand from Hua Hin? I've found flights to Bangkok only. maybe someone more enterprising than me knows of others. I thought there no commercial flights from Hua Hin at all. Which airline did you find? that was a yr. ago, I just checked and there aren...
by handdrummer
Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: List of jobs reserved for Thais to be revised
Replies: 8
Views: 531

Re: List of jobs reserved for Thais to be revised

about 14 yrs. ago the guberment decided that foreign musicians could no longer work here unless they already had a work permit for each establishment that they played in. most of the musicians left the country and Thai's took over their positions with the result being the end of jazz development in ...
by handdrummer
Thu Jul 20, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Hua Hin Airport to Operate International Flights by End 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 1145

Re: Hua Hin Airport to Operate International Flights by End 2017

RCer wrote:
Thu Jul 20, 2017 1:16 pm
Are there commercial flights to other parts of Thailand from Hua Hin?
I've found flights to Bangkok only. maybe someone more enterprising than me knows of others.
by handdrummer
Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:27 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The scourge of Facebook
Replies: 131
Views: 17900

Re: The scourge of Facebook

newspeak, coming soon to a paid news source near you.
by handdrummer
Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:25 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: List of jobs reserved for Thais to be revised
Replies: 8
Views: 531

Re: List of jobs reserved for Thais to be revised

damn, I was hoping to get a job cigarette rolling.
by handdrummer
Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:20 am
Forum: News
Topic: Army general among Thais convicted of human trafficking
Replies: 2
Views: 265

Re: Army general among Thais convicted of human trafficking

my favorite Thai general is general Pisanyu. yes, that's really his name.
by handdrummer
Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:14 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Tourist crackdown: tourist visa holders being asked to show 20,000 baht in cash entering Thailand
Replies: 15
Views: 1726

Re: Tourist crackdown: tourist visa holders being asked to show 20,000 baht in cash entering Thailand

Name Taken wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 1:21 pm
handdrummer wrote:
Wed Jul 19, 2017 12:58 pm
Takiap, maybe he was just looking for a bribe?
That's more than likely true, and that's exactly what I thought after reading his post.
we may be afflicted with the great minds syndrome. :cheers:
by handdrummer
Sun Jul 16, 2017 10:58 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: New Hua Hin Immigration office at Bluport
Replies: 140
Views: 18359

Re: New Hua Hin Immigration office at Bluport

pitsch wrote:
Sat Jun 03, 2017 5:20 pm
The re-entry permit costs 1000 Baht already a long time. No scam.
the scam is having to pay for a re-entry permit. I live here so I'm already paying for retirement visa.
by handdrummer
Sat Jul 15, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: Can I buy strong bread flour here?
Replies: 53
Views: 3284

Re: Can I buy strong bread flour here?

I have a convection oven but I am wanting to avoid the labor of hand made bread. I've done it before and don't feel like doing it these days.