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by StevePIraq
Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:44 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Hua Hin Food Festival 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 582

Re: Hua Hin Food Festival 2017

So just the same as every other day
by StevePIraq
Wed Aug 23, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Hua Hin Food Festival 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 582

Re: Hua Hin Food Festival 2017

Does it really matter what dates, there are restaurants galore in HH so what extra does this bring to the town.
by StevePIraq
Tue Aug 22, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: Science & Nature
Topic: Astronomy, cosmology and space thread
Replies: 78
Views: 14181

Re: Astronomy, cosmology and space thread

Great article to read, who would have guessed technology now used in Mobile phones was developed for the Voyager program

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/2017081 ... ce-mission
by StevePIraq
Tue Aug 22, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Hua Hin Food Festival 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 582

Re: Hua Hin Food Festival 2017

It pays to be flexible ha ha :cheers:
by StevePIraq
Tue Aug 22, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Auto passport controls open, but only for Singaporeans
Replies: 6
Views: 439

Re: Auto passport controls open, but only for Singaporeans

Going in and out of Dubai has been automatic for years using your Emirates Frequent flyer card, no photos only a finger print scan and through in two minutes.
by StevePIraq
Sun Aug 20, 2017 12:00 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: (sport) shoe laces
Replies: 4
Views: 334

Re: (sport) shoe laces

Findis shoe shop along Phetkasem Road
by StevePIraq
Thu Aug 17, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: New Hua Hin Immigration office at Bluport
Replies: 160
Views: 20337

Re: New Hua Hin Immigration office at Bluport

You cannot not at this time you have to go to the main immigration office on Hua Hin 35
by StevePIraq
Thu Aug 17, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: GBP vs THB
Replies: 1396
Views: 109252

Re: GBP vs THB

Yes I know of that one, wink wink, nod, nod, say nah more
by StevePIraq
Thu Aug 17, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: GBP vs THB
Replies: 1396
Views: 109252

Re: GBP vs THB

The straw that will break the camels back will be when your UK pension no longer meets the requirements of 65k Baht per month to allow you to stay. I know one gent 72 years old with a home here who will not meet the requirement come February 2018 when he next has to renew. He has been trying to sell...
by StevePIraq
Wed Aug 16, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: BBC iPlayer via VPN
Replies: 12
Views: 383

Re: BBC iPlayer via VPN

Just checked and a UK TV license is a legal requirement but not linked to your BBC account, all the account requires is a
the following
Email address
Password
Post Code
by StevePIraq
Wed Aug 16, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: 10 year visas now available, can somebody tell immigration
Replies: 8
Views: 694

Re: 10 year visas now available from Thai immigration

Ha ha you gotta love Ting Tong Land. "He advised potential applicants to push ahead with the application anyway." And how does one do that when the local immigration officials do not even know about it? And if you read the article and associated other articles there are many more requirements than j...
by StevePIraq
Wed Aug 16, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: BBC iPlayer via VPN
Replies: 12
Views: 383

Re: BBC iPlayer via VPN

And I don't have a TV license in the UK, even stranger.
by StevePIraq
Wed Aug 16, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Sending money to Thailand
Replies: 10
Views: 937

Re: Sending money to Thailand

I transfer from Australia to Thailand from my Westpac account in Oz dollars, Oz cost is AU$20 per transfer, usually arrives the next day. 500Baht fee at my Thai bank. Never an issue.
by StevePIraq
Tue Aug 15, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: Tessaban Property Tax
Replies: 13
Views: 1347

Re: Tessaban Property Tax

Hey Stu, did you follow through with anyone, it would be nice to hear what you have been informed formally either from a lawyer or the Tessaban?

So many threads seem to die without ever having a definitive answer