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by Peroni
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit
Replies: 20
Views: 1558

Re: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit

In Australia we have had the chip cards for many years, signature verification has not been used for almost as long. Approximately 2 years ago "Tap and Go" was introduced where all that was required for purchases up to A$100 was to wave your card over the top of the shop terminal, over A$100 then th...
by Peroni
Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:11 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Police corruption, drug tested in Hua Hin
Replies: 73
Views: 6869

Re: Police corruption, drug tested in Hua Hin

After watching recent news footage from the home of democracy, the USA and the way police treat you for a possible, simple traffic violation, I think I would rather try my luck in Thailand.

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newly joined
Replies: 18
Views: 2450

Re: newly joined

Hello masokis
Welcome from another newbie from Australia, soon to be a part-time HH resident. At present living in the Port Macquarie, New South Wales.

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Hua Hin Area Photo Thread
Replies: 88
Views: 12271

Re: Hua Hin Area Photo Thread

I thought this was quite humorous, would never see anything like this in Australia :shock:

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Sat Oct 07, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Questions & Announcements
Topic: Hua Hin. Daily Photo
Replies: 27
Views: 1742

Re: Hua Hin. Daily Photo

I am aware of the JPEG and that it is "lossy" compression which is variable to enable the file size to be reduced with the appropriate loss of quality. No, I did not mean PNG. I had already undertaken a Google search for "JPEG to PDF Conversion" and there was a great number of listing. As I mentione...
by Peroni
Sat Oct 07, 2017 10:31 am
Forum: Suggestions, Questions & Announcements
Topic: Hua Hin. Daily Photo
Replies: 27
Views: 1742

Re: Hua Hin. Daily Photo

I wasn't aware of the differences between JPEG and PDF images. From what I have been able to ascertain from my first attempted research is that PDF format requires less storage space and the ability to get a reasonable quality print, even if it is taken from a web site. My question is, by converting...
by Peroni
Fri Oct 06, 2017 6:08 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Questions & Announcements
Topic: Hua Hin. Daily Photo
Replies: 27
Views: 1742

Re: Hua Hin. Daily Photo

Is this related to treading the grapes, or am I confused?

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Fri Oct 06, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: [ADVERTORIAL] The Palm Bistro & Wine Bar
Replies: 367
Views: 63671

Re: [ADVERTORIAL] The Palm Bistro & Wine Bar

I wish we would be there to enjoy what looks to be a fabulous meal. We will be returning to Hua Hin in 4 weeks time, maybe the menu will be repeated while we are there.

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Fri Oct 06, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Hua Hin Area Photo Thread
Replies: 88
Views: 12271

Re: Hua Hin Area Photo Thread

Another couple of photos, please enjoy and comment if you wish.

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Fri Oct 06, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Hua Hin Area Photo Thread
Replies: 88
Views: 12271

Re: Hua Hin Area Photo Thread

Another photo from my Hua Hin gallery, I hope you enjoy.

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Thu Oct 05, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Hua Hin Area Photo Thread
Replies: 88
Views: 12271

Re: Hua Hin Area Photo Thread

This is a photo I took a couple of years ago from the jetty in Hua Hin, one of many showing the sunrise over the Gulf of Thailand.

John :cheers:
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Sun Rise Over Gulf of Thailand
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by Peroni
Mon Oct 02, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Appliance Shopping
Replies: 6
Views: 604

Re: Appliance Shopping

Thank you for the heads up on where to start looking.

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Mon Oct 02, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newly joined
Replies: 18
Views: 2450

Re: newly joined

Welcome from another newbie from Australia, soon to be a part-time HH resident. At present living in the Port Macquarie, New South Wales.

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Sun Oct 01, 2017 4:45 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Appliance Shopping
Replies: 6
Views: 604

Appliance Shopping

We will be i HH next month and one of our tasks is to purchase refrigerator.

So the question is what is the recommended shop in HH for price and service when buying appliances?

John :cheers:
by Peroni
Sun Oct 01, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: What Nationality Are You
Replies: 62
Views: 1788

Re: What Nationality Are You

I voted yesterday, Australian, and today's results show zero votes? :banghead:

John :cheers: