My Nice, Relaxing, Calming and Soothing First Visit To A Thai Immigration Office…

Like any ‘farang’ staying in Thailand long-term, the time will eventually come when you have to go to Thai Immigration and extend your visa. I recently had to go to get an extension for my 60 day visa and it was as joyful as the title of this blog suggests (are you picking up on…

The Dog That Sleeps In The Middle Of The Road.

I saw many wonderful sights on my recent trip to Chiang Mai over the New Year holiday. I have images that will stay with me forever, memories of sky lanterns filling the sky as the clock neared midnight on new years eve, the bustling sunday market where you can buy pretty much anything you can…

Chiang Mai Street Art

Chaing Mai Street Art The Chiang Mai Street art scene is one little known outside of the country but every street seems to be home to artwork from street artists from all over the country. Chiang Mai is a northern Thai city and formerly the country’s capital. It’s home to over 300 temples, breathtaking mountain…

I’ve Moved To Thailand By Mistake…What Do I Do Now?

If you had told me three years ago that I would come and live in Thailand I would have looked at you as if you were mad before proceeding to move slowly away from you, smiling and nodding at you whilst keeping my eye on you at all times. In my 44 years I’ve been…