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    Not so hiso trip oop Norf

    Around zero when I set off from the Fatherland, snow sludge in the streets.



    My presently dire circumstances forced me to travel without the comfort and services I used to be accustomed to, so I booked economy sardines-in-a-box class. The less said about the journey, the better, but I survived with copious amounts of muscle-relaxants & painkillers.
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    I cannot even boil and egg.

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    A cool 23 degrees on arrival in Bangers in the evening, so off for a feed of streetfood to acclimatise.
    't was pretty good:
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    PattayaPlies place. Heard it is excellent

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    The other nosh was good, too:

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    Will you be staying en famille at chez pissflaps whilst oop north.

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    Nah, be staying with the Old Wiankers during my tour across the Lanna Dales.

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    LoukSao was entrusted with the task of organising some drugs for Papa's arrival, which she did:

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    You were the polite couple dining at that well-known cheap Isaan place in Soi Rangnam, Vic Monument last night? They similarly destroyed the fish in record timing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by stroller View Post
    ah, be staying with the Old Wiankers during my tour across the Lanna Dales.
    It's beautiful there!

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    Strolls, what brings back to the Kingdom?

    I don't know your history here.

    Family? Holiday? Bit of both?

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    Lacking funds, I had to stay in my tiny Condo in Bang Kapi.



    Not a bad area, lots of eye-candy and great shopping opportunities. Got some 2nd hand trousers for 100 bt:
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    Quote Originally Posted by stroller View Post
    Got some 2nd hand trousers for 100 bt:
    short time?

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    Nice one Stroles
    Looking forward to more pics.

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    Quote Originally Posted by David48atTD View Post
    Family? Holiday? Bit of both?
    Both, also needed some new shoes & re-stock other stuff, too.
    Found a pair of trainers here:


    Got another 2 pairs in the 2nd hand - or should that be foot - shop. Told the thick fok two times I was already wearing one pair and put my old shoes in the corner, he could have 'em & try to sell them on, so'll be paying for two. To no avail, charged me only 100 for one pair - som nam nah.
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    Heh!

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    What I like about Bangkok is that there's cheap transport everywhere:


    Affordable food:




    ...and lots of business opportunities for the not work-shy with limited funds to invest, should use this as a model to relieve unemployment in Northern Europe:



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    Cool loafers Stroller, how long has it been since you were last in Thailand?

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    ^
    Hardly worn, a bargain!
    Last time a year ago.

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    Enjoy your holiday, Strolls....

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    You can buy a second hand fridge freezer for 3k under the canal bridge round from the Mall.

    Other 2nd hand bits worth a look at

    Unbelievable amount of uni girl eye candy to lecherously leer at round there. Try the night market outside the SAT along Ramkhamheng.

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    Had to pick up some merchandise in Chinatown.
    Best way out of Bang foking Kapi is the Klongs:




    Sanook dee:


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    Quote Originally Posted by DJ Pat View Post
    You can buy a second hand fridge freezer for 3k under the canal bridge round from the Mall.
    What every holiday maker needs

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    No need for a freezer, got a huge garden.

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    ^You popping up to Chiang Mai?

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