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by buksida
Wed Jun 21, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: Sunday Brunch at hotels
Replies: 1
Views: 343

Re: Sunday Brunch at hotels

The Intercon regularly advertise brunches and events, though I doubt you'll find 'free flow' anywhere in Hua Hin.

http://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.ph ... 2&start=57
by buksida
Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Life In Thailand, Opinion & Relationships
Topic: How has the terrorism of 2016 affected tourism in HH?
Replies: 3
Views: 383

Re: How has the terrorism of 2016 affected tourism in HH?

Since you haven't had a reply I'll give it a go ... Terrorism will affect travel to any country afflicted by it and yes those that live here will see 2017 tourist numbers way down on previous years. Where I live in the south you can often go for days without even seeing another white person at this ...
by buksida
Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Crowded Suvarnabhumi nosedives in airport ranking
Replies: 4
Views: 473

Crowded Suvarnabhumi nosedives in airport ranking

In 2017, AirHelp created a benchmark in airport excellence. Applying rigorous methodology similar to our airline rankings, AirHelp Score for airports gives you the low-down on how well the world’s big hubs are delivering for passengers. The score is calculated like this: 45% On-Time Performance 45% ...
by buksida
Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Hotel for 'slightly disabled with walking stick'
Replies: 22
Views: 1417

Re: Hotel for 'slightly disabled with walking stick'

Your post was moved, all discussion on the Pattaya ferry is here: http://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.ph ... &start=468
by buksida
Fri Jun 16, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member
Replies: 1
Views: 657

Re: New Member

Welcome to the forum, have a read of this to get started and ask away with any questions.

http://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=10054
by buksida
Fri Jun 16, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thailand tourist slump continues
Replies: 390
Views: 45673

Re: Thailand tourist slump continues

Thailand faces losing tourists to neighbours Expanding air traffic to the region could lead to lost travel opportunities for Thailand in the future as tourists fly directly to Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV), say foreign tourism buyers at the Thailand Travel Mart Plus in Chiang Mai yeste...
by buksida
Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The Digital Surgery
Replies: 2456
Views: 125669

Re: The Digital Surgery

Everyone will have a different answer, and it all depends on your budget, you can spend 1,000 or 20,000 baht on a graphics card alone! But if you want something to last the next five years I'd go for the following ... CPU: Intel i5 or AMD FX 9000 series RAM: Kingston DDR4 16 GB Hard Drive: SSD 256GB...
by buksida
Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Trip south to Koh Samui
Replies: 3
Views: 583

Re: Trip south to Koh Samui

stubby wrote:
Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:14 pm
Also can anybody offer a nice halfway spot to stop off at to break the journey up.
Bangsaphan is a great little spot about half way: http://www.bangsaphanguide.com/
by buksida
Wed Jun 14, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: TV series worth downloading
Replies: 702
Views: 35822

Re: TV series worth downloading

The Handmaid's Tale Running now on UK channel 4 I think, but you can access the whole series on Kodi or torrents. I remember reading this for my English Lit A-level, a powerful book set in a dystopian future where a woman lives as a concubine under a religious right wing regime. The series is well ...
by buksida
Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Locked: No Visa Run after August 12th
Replies: 8
Views: 1101

Re: No Visa Run after August 12th 2017

Why is there nothing in the English media about this, nothing on BK Post, Nation, Google News, TV ... Farcebook should be awash with this ...
by buksida
Tue Jun 13, 2017 2:46 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thailand tourist slump continues
Replies: 390
Views: 45673

Re: Thailand tourist slump continues

Gotta love the media here, one day they tell us tourist figures are higher, the next day we get this ... Strong baht tipped to hurt tourist stays A strong baht is expected to hurt inbound tourism by driving up the cost of travel and narrowing industry margins, say public and private players in the t...
by buksida
Tue Jun 13, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 538
Views: 61622

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

5 KILLED IN VISA RUN VAN CRASH NEAR BORDER Three Thais and two foreigners died when a van and pickup collided Tuesday morning in the border province of Sa Kaeo. Police said the van was carrying a group of foreign workers to an immigration post at the Thai-Cambodian border to extend their visas. The...
by buksida
Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:48 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Chinese tourists (and their habits) surge into Thailand
Replies: 79
Views: 11004

Re: Chinese tourists (and their habits) surge into Thailand

May tourist arrivals up 4.6% to 2.6m International tourist arrivals in Thailand rose 4.6% in May from a year earlier, with revenue up 6.9%, but a strong baht could impact the lucrative industry, the Tourism and Sports Ministry said on Monday. The number of foreign tourists stood at 2.59 million in ...
by buksida
Mon Jun 12, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Survey: Thailand 'among top 20 most dangerous countries' to visit
Replies: 26
Views: 2066

Re: Survey: Thailand 'among top 20 most dangerous countries' to visit

Being a top tourist destination does not make a place any less dangerous.

Though I think putting Thailand in the top twenty is going a bit far.
by buksida
Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Thai Hotels Association concerned over popularity of Airbnb
Replies: 1
Views: 846

Thai Hotels Association concerned over popularity of Airbnb

Extracts taken from following article ... Much ado about Airbnb Thailand is a popular place to visit and there is strong demand for places to stay, but current laws prohibit owners from renting their private properties at a daily rate on Airbnb. Airbnb is an online service that allows property owner...