Gadgets

Sportscar phone

Sportscar phone

Seen today in Chiang Rai, Thailand: Being on the market for more than a year now, this is certainly not a novelty, but I thought it was cute enough to show. A phone shaped like a Ferrari F458 replica.Most likely it is made by Shenzhen SUFF Industry co.,ltd. These ones were bought on the market in Myanmar, [...]

Didn’t really quit smoking, just adapted my way how

Didn’t really quit smoking, just adapted my way how

I have a friend who likes smoking, but no more than a few cigarettes a month. Obviously he possesses special DNA which makes him insensitive to the addictive elements contained in cigarettes.When I grew up in the 60′s everybody smoked, all the cool people did anyway. Both my parents smoked. They even smoked in the [...]

Smart new bank card phone

Smart new bank card phone

I don’t like to cary much around in my pockets: banknotes and coins usually never exceeding $100, cigarettes + lighter, my bank card, my phone and a camera in a pocket on my belt, that’s it.Actually I don’t like to take my camera as extra weight, but often when I didn’t, I saw the most [...]

Soy sauce spray

Soy sauce spray

Seen at a restaurant in Otop, Patong.No need to turn the bottle, just spray your food all over.What’s next?Pepper spray?

Funny masks

Funny masks

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.

Handy compact UK power outlet adapter

Handy compact UK power outlet adapter

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 [...]

Thai hat-umbrella

Thai hat-umbrella

Seen at a Chiang Mai bar, for sale, a hat-umbrella, just tie the straps around your head and you’re protected against the rainy season hands-free.

Copy Shop

Copy Shop

Walking around in Savannakhet, Loas, the first thing I was being offered was Viagra, Cialis which were probably Chinese copies and an alternative called Maxman which promised to be even stronger than the other recreational drugs. Also the shop offered cheap copies of the latest cell phones and imitation handbags of many famous brands.

Fashionable socks

Fashionable socks

Tonight I happened to see fashionable socks which give you the illusion you are already are wearing shoes with strings.Below you can see the result, when wearing shoes. And I must say the transparent part of her high heeled shoes, made her look like a Cinderella indeed. Below is an artistic impression of her, she’s [...]

Airplane safety

Airplane safety

When you’ve read my previous post two days ago, you might be under the impression I got ill or didn’t make it, but the truth of the matter is; I’m healthy as a fish, just I didn’t experience that much to make it interesting for visitors, or in other words; I lacked the necessary inspiration.But let [...]