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    Phathumthani Immigration Office

    Have recently heard that the location of the Phathumthani Immigration Office at Sam Khok is to change (sometime in October) Is there any firm news on this movement, and to where?
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    We have a number 'exotic' birds, in a number of...

    We have a number 'exotic' birds, in a number of individual cages. We recently built a large aviary to contain them all. It was built around a mango tree - we thought the birds would enjoy jumping...
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    Dammit! having spent the whole forenoon reading...

    Dammit! having spent the whole forenoon reading this post, I now have to wait until tomorrow to see how it finishes! Thanks for a great showpiece, a lovely abode that fits the purpose, and one that...
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    None off us live forever, maybe the Farang just...

    None off us live forever, maybe the Farang just past on, leaving no known successor! Sad, but it happens!
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    Do you sometimes have trouble with zip fasteners,...

    Do you sometimes have trouble with zip fasteners, like sticking? Rub along the teeth with a lead pencil - it's graphite really, and it'll "grease" up the zip.
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    Having trouble keeping all those iPhone, iPad,...

    Having trouble keeping all those iPhone, iPad, USB leads together? I collect the inner tubes of the toilet paper rolls, stuff the leads into these, marking the tubes accordingly, and fit them into a...
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    Dont know whether it's a warning or just a...

    Dont know whether it's a warning or just a complaint. Planted some coconut palms some time ago.. They grew ell to about 3-4 metres then some 'orrible beetle, something like an overgrown cockroach,...
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    A cracking "building thread". Cant wait to see...

    A cracking "building thread". Cant wait to see some piccies! Great ideas tool Now, a hole in the ground might lead to bigger things, and already you have two ponds, you say? Just drain them out,...
  9. Great collection. Was i and around HK in the...

    Great collection. Was i and around HK in the early fifties, very reminiscent!
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    Photographs were good - made my mouth water! But...

    Photographs were good - made my mouth water! But not Thai product!
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    Were had similar problems - some time ago. The...

    Were had similar problems - some time ago. The outlet leads out into the yard, some critter had got up the pipe and blocked it. Rerouted the outlet into the shower unit - no more problems.
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    Nice one Looper. I went to Penang once, or twice...

    Nice one Looper. I went to Penang once, or twice - back in the fifties - bars were good then!
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    Barnaclebill originally comes from East London -...

    Barnaclebill originally comes from East London - so I'm not too sure off the "sharpness and refinement" However, I do like a good story, especially one that keeps me laughing.
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    I think you'll find that "Ole" is his signature -...

    I think you'll find that "Ole" is his signature - liked Pete or Charlie!
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    Having spent the first half of the day trying to...

    Having spent the first half of the day trying to recover from this post, i spent the remainder reading your post "Not a House Building ..." Not only is it a most wonderful piece of reading, but...
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    Thanks for the info, and the invite to share - -...

    Thanks for the info, and the invite to share - - - Now I can get to work on my plot. Thanks for the laughs too, Waspie, almost unable to contain myself! I wonder what took Baldrick so long to...
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    Congratulations on a magnificent project. A...

    Congratulations on a magnificent project. A wonderful showpiece and a credit to you for your perseverance and dedication.
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    I recognise that...

    I recognise that face!https://teakdoor.com/images/smilies/smiley-laughing.gif
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    It's dark in here, aint it! Great thread! Keep...

    It's dark in here, aint it! Great thread! Keep looking for birds to nest in my garden, misses not to keen!
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    Thanks for the tour, BLD. Spent some time in...

    Thanks for the tour, BLD. Spent some time in Japan - on and off - 1950-60's. My contacts tell me that I wouldn't recognise the places now - looking at your pics, I believe them! Beautiful, and...
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    Hi Rach! A follow up on my previous posting. I...

    Hi Rach! A follow up on my previous posting. I visited the Blooms Park, and it lived up to all your expectations! A wonderful experience. Gardens are well laid out, exceptionally well managed...
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    Thanks, Ratch. Great photos, good info. Intend...

    Thanks, Ratch. Great photos, good info. Intend visiting this coming Friday. H-I-D has a thing about orchids! We have around 300 spread around then garden, but she is always looking for more! ...
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    You should have tasted the wine before using it! Probs never have got to the end! Nice looking dish, and I support the saving with mashed pots! Luvverly grub! Thanks!
  24. Did that tour on our honeymoon - back in 1960-! ...

    Did that tour on our honeymoon - back in 1960-! Hasn't changed every much! Great pics, good memories, thanks
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    Spent a weekend there, rode up from Phathumthani,...

    Spent a weekend there, rode up from Phathumthani, good viewing, took similar snaps! Stayed at the Phimai Hotel, just around the corner from the ruins:bananaman::bananaman:. Good restaurant and a...
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    Thanks so much for a "New Look" at New Orleans. ...

    Thanks so much for a "New Look" at New Orleans. Just shows what one can see if you get up early in the morning! I did something similar way back in the 80's in LA, but without the aid of an iPhone!...
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    I have been riding solo m'bikes for 50-odd years,...

    I have been riding solo m'bikes for 50-odd years, and when I came to Thailand 4 yrs ago, I bought myself a Honda Goldwing 1500cc Trike. (Was medically too weak in the legs to hold up a "big" solo...
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    We've become the "Home" for stray turtles here! ...

    We've become the "Home" for stray turtles here! Wife bought a bucket full from the village - they were destined for the cook pot, but finished up in our pond. Locals then "found" several wandering...
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    It'll keep you pout of mischief for a while, I...

    It'll keep you pout of mischief for a while, I should think! Good luck, if I was younger I'd offer you some help!
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    Spent a life timer at sea - thought I had got...

    Spent a life timer at sea - thought I had got over it! Now i want to go back! Nice thread, ever thought of journalism?
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    Tom, If you are going top speak the language then...

    Tom, If you are going top speak the language then at least learn how to spell it!
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    I go along with Marmite. Many months ago...

    I go along with Marmite. Many months ago authorities were "advised" by a "well known and respected expert" to clean up the canals, remove the weeds and water lilies and the hovels on their banks. A...
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    You poor b****** !

    You poor b****** !
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    Rick. I see you are a "bike" man. Get yourself...

    Rick. I see you are a "bike" man. Get yourself a bike and join one of the many biker clubs around Thailand. They are well organised, the members are great fellas, and they look after each other -...
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    Congrats, Rick, from someone who took the big...

    Congrats, Rick, from someone who took the big step two years ago - after seven years of planning - with no regrets. Like you and many others, it seems, I followed the advice of TD - and still do! ...
  36. Great post, Bangyai. I just love your technical...

    Great post, Bangyai. I just love your technical terminology! Makes it so easy for us laymen to understand - you speak my language!
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    What pointless criticism from EN! What is this?...

    What pointless criticism from EN! What is this? Some sort of Photo Competition? Great photos CM. Sometimes B&W bring out far more interesting points than colour. Continue with the your tour...
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    What a coincidence! I was only this morning...

    What a coincidence! I was only this morning reading all about Phimai in the Michelin Guide and thinking what a nice place it would to go to! Your photos have enlightened me! A visit is now most...
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    I forgot to say - Great photographs, thanks for...

    I forgot to say - Great photographs, thanks for posting them
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    Entrance fees were: Children 50 Baht. Adults...

    Entrance fees were:
    Children 50 Baht.
    Adults 100 Baht.
    Foreigners 200 Baht.

    Did you try using your Driver's Licence? I do everytime - and it works - I get charged Thai adult prices. I am...
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    Hi Natalie! Thanks for the "run-around" London. ...

    Hi Natalie! Thanks for the "run-around" London. You've been treading on my domain! Born there too many years ago - but seldom returned. Am visiting UK in July, might just pay it a visit - your...
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    A most informative article. It certainly...

    A most informative article. It certainly educated me! We see all these architectural structures around us but seldom do we really understand what they are for - now we do! Thanks DD.
  43. Just for your information, the"British Navy" is...

    Just for your information, the"British Navy" is never known as such in the maritime environment. It is the Royal Navy (RN), the only navy in the world that does not have to identify it's...
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    Just for your information, the"British Navy" is never known as such in the maritime environment. It is the Royal Navy, the only navy in the world that does not have to identify it's nationality, ie...
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    Yes but to be fair they were the American Navy ;)[/quote]

    No they weren't - it was the British Navy. I'm a bit ashamed of them as I am sure they could have nobbled the tw[at]t pretty...
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    The last time I went to Immi the nice young lady...

    The last time I went to Immi the nice young lady told me not to bother appearing next time, just send the wife!
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    It's

    It's an education forum, didn't you know?
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    Not by an Aussie cricketer, that's for sure!

    > were caught at silly mid off[/QUOTE]

    Not by an Aussie cricketer, that's for sure!
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    So what else is there to do?

    So what else is there to do?
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    Any update on the fate of the Honda driver? The...

    Any update on the fate of the Honda driver? The responsibility seems to fall on the driver of that vehicle!
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