Category: Misc

A Farang Abroad Private Member’s Club

After getting dozens of message every day on a range of subject, I’ve decided to create a Private Member’s Club for my website, where you can ask me and others questions about your holiday or long-term stay in Bangkok. Who is this Club For? This club is for anyone planning a holiday to Thailand or

Teaching English in Thailand – Q&A

Thinking about teaching English in Thailand? I decided to interview some English teachers living in Thailand. This is another question and answer, and should give people who are thinking about becoming a EFL teacher in Thailand some good information. This interview involves two different teachers, I have given them two different colours so you can

How to get a Thai tourist visa in Jakarta

So I’m currently in Jakarta, and I decided to get me a double entry Thai tourist visa in Jakarta from the Thailand embassy. Should be easy right? well not exactly. So my day starts off with asking a O-jek driver (motorcycle taxi) to take me to the Thailand Embassy. He tells no understand inglish, Ahi

5 Places to see in Bangkok

Last week I created a post about the top 5 places NOT to visit in Bangkok, this blog post upset a lot of people because as you all know the Internet is serious business. The previous blog post was just my opinion on a bunch of tourist traps and cliche things to go and NOT

What is Tinglish?

What is Tinglish? It’s a conjunction between the words Thai and English which is commonly used to describe the way a Thai person speaks. Tinglish is just another word for broken English, generally speaking unless the Thai is from a wealthy background they will be speaking too you in Tinglish. If they are from a