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Seen at an “Irish” bar at Soi Kepsab, Patong Beach, Phuket
Seen in a side-street of Bangla Road, Patong Beach, Phuket. The son of the owners, half foreigner/half Thai, of a massage parlour is attractingthe passengers by to have a massage.No way to ignore him if you would do with the usual drill here “Hey mista, Massage?” I have heard stories of young children aged between [...]
Seen at Soi Kepsab (literally meaning the street of keeping money) in Patong Beach,a bar which look like the cockpit of an airplane. All Beers are ฿60 (€1,45/$1.98) andall cocktails are priced ฿99 (€2,40/ $3.26).And although the’re many shops around with people who will bother passengers by,you’re left alone once sitting there. So between the crowds [...]
Seen at Bangla Road, Patong Beach, Phuket, you can buy all kinds of realistic masks.But I guess if you wear a Bin Laden mask, like the one on top in the middle and wearit for example in New York City, your life expectancy will be minimal.
Seen in Phuket from my hotel window.It’s raining cats and dogs and the back of a pickup-truckhas turned into a swimming pool, the drain-bucket haslittle use now.
Seen at restaurant in Patong beach, Phuket.Besides accommodating an all you can eat BBQ, grilling your food at you table for ฿129(€3,12/$4.20), open from 6 am to 6 pm, you can take your fishing gear and go shrimp fishing.No need to take your boots and rain coat. The catch you can eat locally or take away.“Gone [...]
Seen at Patong beach, Phuket, a guesthouse sells breakfast all day,but happens to be closed.
Seen in George Town, Penang Malaysia, an ATM-machine is opened up for maintenance
One problem I have with so called world adapters is that the’re bulky, and half of the plugs you will never use, so I left mine at home, I just have a few small adapters from US to European and European to US. Coming to Penang I looked up on internet what plugs they were [...]
Seen at a construction site at Phuket, Thailand, bought at a 7/11 store next door, just a single coke bottle in a plastic bag is being brought way up high by a heavy load tow to one of the Myanmar construction workers on top of the building.