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by Drunk Monkey
July 13, 2019, 1:14 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: The "I WISH" Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 1760

Re: The "I WISH" Thread

i wish we could have ONE FUN THREAD ..that doesnt desend into either political , cultural and or sporting bollocks Those wishing to post a contribution on the above just post on the plethora of really self opinionated shitty nasty threads already available dont bring this thread down to all that tri...
by Drunk Monkey
July 13, 2019, 12:53 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: The "I WISH" Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 1760

Re: The "I WISH" Thread

AYUPS Chaps

I dont wish to be picky but PLEASE .. can we refrain from wishes regarding footy teams to the footy threads ..

sorry i aint a mod or owt ..just meant this to be a bit of fun ..

DM
by Drunk Monkey
July 12, 2019, 7:21 pm
Forum: Thailand News
Topic: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism
Replies: 62
Views: 2318

Re: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism

BTW after todays press reslease from the TAT you can add Phuket to the doom n gloom list as far as Europens tourism is going ..
by Drunk Monkey
July 12, 2019, 7:13 pm
Forum: Thailand News
Topic: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism
Replies: 62
Views: 2318

Re: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism

I read on Pattaya One news yesterday that a new law is about to become what will surely drive the final nail into the tourism board. Anyone not a thai resident will be made to take the thai Rd licence for riding hired bikes and a 1k fine and even prison is on the table, more if the bike shop allows...
by Drunk Monkey
July 12, 2019, 6:58 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: The "I WISH" Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 1760

Re: The "I WISH" Thread

Dunno MB .. coming soon according to a mate with an established gogo in patts ..

Following the current purge on prostitution the bib will clamping down on nude dancers etc .. another nail in the tourism coffin.

DM
by Drunk Monkey
July 12, 2019, 8:43 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: The "I WISH" Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 1760

Re: The "I WISH" Thread

1. I wish we were all colour blind Aint there enough carnage on Thai roads ? Could you imagine how much more there would be if they could not distinguish red from green . Oh on second thoughts , maybe it might improve things . :-k All colour blind ..theres a thought .. shocking expats meandering do...
by Drunk Monkey
July 12, 2019, 8:22 am
Forum: Thailand News
Topic: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism
Replies: 62
Views: 2318

Re: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism

Was reading yesterday guy from the TAT finally giving some more realistic information reference European tourist nubers and its was grim .. 25 to 30 % down on last year and last year had already seen a down turn in arrivals. The official commented on empty bars restaurant night clubs beaches and hot...
by Drunk Monkey
July 11, 2019, 1:54 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: The "I WISH" Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 1760

The "I WISH" Thread

Just a bit of fun ..

IF you had 2 wishes .. what would they be ??

DM

As the old specilas hit friday night saturday morning song goes .. i wish i had lipistick on my shirt ,, instead of piss stains on my shoes ..they dont write em like that anymore.
by Drunk Monkey
July 11, 2019, 1:19 am
Forum: Thailand News
Topic: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism
Replies: 62
Views: 2318

Re: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism

Old Grumpy says if he had the dough , he would spend his twilight years in St Tropaz . My first choice would be Positano on the Amalfi coast , western Italy . Where would be your dream retirement home ? With enough cash the world is your lobster .. DM would take a punt in see out his twilight years...
by Drunk Monkey
July 10, 2019, 7:56 pm
Forum: Thailand News
Topic: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism
Replies: 62
Views: 2318

Re: rich indians to the rescue of thai tourism

Blooming heck .. TAT are banking on rich indians to take up the shortfall of other nations now staying away for whatever reasons .. I can only hope the new Indian generation they are expecting are better tourists than the ones i encountered whilst having the business in Pattaya .. Typically They arr...
by Drunk Monkey
July 3, 2019, 1:47 pm
Forum: Udon Thani Shopping
Topic: Shopping Today
Replies: 22
Views: 1793

Re: Shopping Today

A few points i noticed ... shopping related.. nearly. Big C Nadee ..popped in to use ATM n snaffle a waffle or two from the kiosk near the main door and noticed another 2 shop spaces now became vacant , been there a long time but obviously pulled the plug .. other than a few promo clothing vendors t...
by Drunk Monkey
June 12, 2019, 5:42 pm
Forum: Udon Thani Shopping
Topic: Extension Cords Hard to Find Now
Replies: 53
Views: 2393

Re: Extension Cords Hard to Find Now

why not by good cable and plugs to assemble your own extension cord? i always do this , never had problems with them ... ;) Yes .. i bought a roll of good quality rubber coated cable and some strong out door sockets and made my own to use in garden. I was led to believe all out door sockets and tho...
by Drunk Monkey
June 12, 2019, 4:15 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Are we into a Recession already here in Udon?
Replies: 49
Views: 3439

Re: Are we into a Recession already here in Udon?

For the last 50 years or so Thailand has enjoyed a streak of good luck, from the Vietnam War that brought in money, people and business, to the Communist Scare, which was used to channel a lot of industries here in order to prevent Thailand from falling in the Communist world. The USA via Japan pou...
by Drunk Monkey
June 12, 2019, 1:44 am
Forum: Travel & Transport
Topic: Is it time to say bye Thailand?
Replies: 212
Views: 11118

Re: Is it time to say bye Thailand?

DM Quoted his Old Friend who said....As my old mate Tony Prenders used to say .. anyone that says they didnt come here first time for the pussy is telling porkies .. How TRUE Is that Jon.....100% I'd Say..... Yep ,, i would bet my grans false teeth on it Alan . Please read my post more in depth i d...
by Drunk Monkey
June 11, 2019, 8:49 am
Forum: Travel & Transport
Topic: Is it time to say bye Thailand?
Replies: 212
Views: 11118

Re: Is it time to say bye Thailand?

From recent experience i can confirm im pleased i made the decision many years ago to move to Thailand , IMO the UK is in a huge hole a mess , crazy expensive etc etc too many other points to go into. I was recently asked why Thailand .. 20 years ago it was much different than we find it today, my ...
by Drunk Monkey
June 11, 2019, 8:45 am
Forum: Travel & Transport
Topic: Is it time to say bye Thailand?
Replies: 212
Views: 11118

Re: Is it time to say bye Thailand?

From recent experience i can confirm im pleased i made the decision many years ago to move to Thailand , IMO the UK is in a huge hole a mess , crazy expensive etc etc too many other points to go into. I was recently asked recently why Thailand .. 20 years ago it was much different than we find it to...
by Drunk Monkey
June 2, 2019, 7:21 pm
Forum: World Sports
Topic: English Premier League 2018/19
Replies: 1359
Views: 44362

Re: English Premier League 2018/19

Great season on Merseyside .. with both Liverpool and Tranmere Rovers tasted the sweet smell of success its just perenial underachievers Everton letting the scousers down ... alas being a relegated Scunny fan im quite used to underachieving. Well done to Salford city as well .. opps sorry wrong thre...
by Drunk Monkey
May 17, 2019, 7:53 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Tomorrow Vissaka Bucha Day
Replies: 4
Views: 424

Re: Tomorrow Vissaka Bucha Day

choi choi wrote:
May 17, 2019, 7:39 pm
I am told by my Know all wife tomorrow is Conpensate day! Beats me! Whats that mean?
Will I get conpensated for all I lost over the years?
Tomorrow is the VB Buddha day .. Monday is an extra holiday for government workers etc in compensation for VB day falling on a Saturday ..
by Drunk Monkey
May 17, 2019, 6:14 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Tomorrow Vissaka Bucha Day
Replies: 4
Views: 424

Re: Tomorrow Vissaka Bucha Day

as with many things ,it is a Thai thing !, Buddha never said you can not drink alcohol ....as info ... ;) But unfortunately the powers that be do say it ... being a Saturday it does rather make it worse and in turn it also covers the wholesale and transportation of alcohol for the purpose of sellin...
by Drunk Monkey
May 17, 2019, 5:05 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Tomorrow Vissaka Bucha Day
Replies: 4
Views: 424

Tomorrow Vissaka Bucha Day

Heads up .. tomorrow is a Buddha Day .. Vissaka Bucha (excuse spelling) to be precise and this is also a day where the sales of alcohol are strictly prohibited.

DM

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