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by prcscct
Thu Apr 27, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand
Replies: 2455
Views: 195418

Re: Weather in Hua Hin & Thailand

The Meteorological Department on Thursday issued a warning for residents of many provinces in the North, Northeast, East and Central to brace themselves for possible thunderstorms between Thursday and Saturday. The warning was issued at 5am on Thursday. The department said the storms would be caused...
by prcscct
Thu Apr 27, 2017 3:46 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: TOT Internet Issues - Is it only me?
Replies: 70
Views: 5590

Re: TOT Internet Issues - Is it only me?

Just to follow up on this, my TOT fiber here in the East has returned to normal since yesterday. Occasionally there is a small delay with international sites but nothing serious so I would say mine is now 95% of what it was before the problems started. Pete :cheers:
by prcscct
Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: Roadside vendor's sun-cooked chicken a hit
Replies: 0
Views: 193

Roadside vendor's sun-cooked chicken a hit

Science and feeding together :D Give it a try if you see the place. There are some smart people here who surface from time to time. Pete :cheers: "PHETCHABURI -- For 20 years Sila Sutharat has grilled chicken and pork using only the power of sunlight, and sold it to passing motorists, at his roadsid...
by prcscct
Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Hua Hin Station Memories of Love
Replies: 3
Views: 452

Re: Hua Hin Station Memories of Love

Confusing as usual I guess. Your's sounds like it's a big deal, my article is just about a photo exhibit. :shock: :? Pete :cheers:
by prcscct
Wed Apr 26, 2017 3:02 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Hua Hin Station Memories of Love
Replies: 3
Views: 452

MEMORIES HUA HIN STATION OF LOVE

Saw this in the Pattaya Today newspaper: _____________________ Date: 29 April 2017, Saturday Venue: Hua Hin Railway Station, Prachuap Khiri Khan Activities: Attend the photo exhibition of “Memories Hua Hin Station of Love”. For more information: TAT Contact Center 1672 TAT Phetchaburi Office Tel: 03...
by prcscct
Tue Apr 25, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Thailand Calendar
Replies: 30
Views: 10454

Re: Thailand Calendar

The royal cremation ceremony for the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej is scheduled for Oct 25-29 with the actual royal cremation on Thursday Oct 26, which has been declared a public holiday. http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1238311/cabinet-royal-cremation-set-for-oct-26 Note: The article doesn't ...
by prcscct
Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: Tourist shamed for refusing to take 'smelly' feet off seat
Replies: 21
Views: 2132

Re: Tourist shamed for refusing to take 'smelly' feet off seat

Let's start one about farting in aircraft on long flights. :duck: :laugh:
by prcscct
Tue Apr 25, 2017 4:59 am
Forum: Science & Nature
Topic: Plastic-eating caterpillar could munch waste, scientists say
Replies: 1
Views: 133

Plastic-eating caterpillar could munch waste, scientists say

Good news if they can develop it. It may also mean eventually we'll be able to take a pill then eat and digest our plastic bags. I'm sure they'll come in flavours when that happens :shock: Pete :cheers:

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-39694553
by prcscct
Tue Apr 25, 2017 4:47 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: Premier League 2016-2017
Replies: 159
Views: 7639

Re: Premier League 2016-2017

by prcscct
Tue Apr 25, 2017 4:40 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: TOT Internet Issues - Is it only me?
Replies: 70
Views: 5590

Re: TOT Internet Issues - Is it only me?

I wouldn't be surprised at all if this was the reason TOT is undergoing maintenance/upgrades that are affecting performance. Interpol-led operation finds nearly 9,000 infected servers in SE Asia http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/asean/1237799/interpol-led-operation-finds-nearly-9-000-infected-servers-...
by prcscct
Mon Apr 24, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: TOT Internet Issues - Is it only me?
Replies: 70
Views: 5590

Re: TOT Internet Issues - Is it only me?

^ Yes, it seems to be countrywide. The explanation we were given out of the Bangkok office is that "they are upgrading the entire system" and they will be finished sometime this week. Being suspicious, it could very well be they are shifting to the much talked about single gateway that the Gov swore...
by prcscct
Mon Apr 24, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 531
Views: 58310

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

Tour bus rear-ends truck, 1 killed, 5 injured "PHETCHABURI -- The sleeping second driver of a tour bus was killed and five passengers injured when it ran into the rear a trailer truck on Phetkasem highway in Khao Yoi district early on Monday."..... http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1237587/to...
by prcscct
Mon Apr 24, 2017 4:24 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Songkran 2017
Replies: 88
Views: 6625

Re: Songkran 2017

The last gasp as festivities continued yesterday in Samut Prakan. Good photos at link. Pete :cheers:

http://www.bangkokpost.com/photo/photo/ ... a-pradaeng
by prcscct
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:19 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: IKTS 2016/2017
Replies: 67
Views: 5639

Re: IKTS 2016/2017

I was a heartbeat away from putting my baker on Liverpoool again....but didn't. :D Pete :cheers:
by prcscct
Sun Apr 23, 2017 3:10 am
Forum: Science & Nature
Topic: Astronomy, cosmology and space thread
Replies: 65
Views: 8092

Re: Astronomy, cosmology and space thread

Cassini probe heads towards Saturn 'grand finale' "Cassini has used a gravitational slingshot around Saturn's moon Titan to put it on a path towards destruction. Saturday's flyby swept the probe into an orbit that takes it in between the planet's rings and its atmosphere. This gap-run gives the sat...