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by oakdale160
Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Caption Competition
Replies: 9888
Views: 198610

Re: Caption Competition

Thailand experimenting with a new Parking system.
by oakdale160
Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: News
Topic: One tourist killed, 11 injured in speed boat explosion
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

Re: One tourist killed, 11 injured in speed boat explosion

There seems to be a sentence missing from this report-- The driver of the boat fled from the scene.
by oakdale160
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: Premier League 2017-2018
Replies: 96
Views: 7493

Re: Premier League 2017-2018

This week in the post-match comments by managers there was more talk about the need for Video assistance than usual. The Rugby world went through a period when it was debated but not implemented for a couple of years. Now there it would be unthinkable not to have it in top games. The details have to...
by oakdale160
Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Caption Competition
Replies: 9888
Views: 198610

Re: Caption Competition

Sorry posting a photo on the forum way beyond my abilities.
by oakdale160
Thu Jan 11, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Dangers of renting a motorbike
Replies: 24
Views: 1440

Re: danger or fear mongering?

I ride a scooter and am VERY cautious. I would NOT ride on the road to or fromCha am at night. There is a strange problem in THai. I ride slowly and close to the gutter closely watching the traffic passing me on my right. The danger is other scooters coming towards me , riding in the wrong direction...
by oakdale160
Wed Jan 10, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Thai Hotels Association concerned over popularity of Airbnb
Replies: 10
Views: 4019

Re: Thai Hotels Association concerned over popularity of Airbnb

UBER cars and AIRBNB are part of the same phenomena. People making money by using their own assets whivch are not being used. The level of personal interaction is part of the attraction.
by oakdale160
Wed Jan 10, 2018 2:33 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: How can Thailand curb its appalling road fatality rate?
Replies: 183
Views: 16704

Re: How can Thailand curb its appalling road fatality rate?

The purpose of helmets is to protect the brain. With MIB there's not much to protect.
by oakdale160
Wed Jan 10, 2018 2:31 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 612
Views: 73181

Re: Thai lady flips pick-up outside Jungle Juice

Flipping hell.
by oakdale160
Wed Jan 10, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: White Board
Topic: Missing in Hua Hin - Michael O'Brien
Replies: 9
Views: 1690

Re: Missing in Hua Hin

As I live alone, I have a buddy system with another older ex-pat loner. We phone each other at about 9 every morning, if no reply we investigate. One or two false alarms, uncharged phons is the main culprit, but ita worth the trouble.
by oakdale160
Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: White Board
Topic: Any English speaking people in Hua Hin pls read
Replies: 10
Views: 1176

Re: Any English speaking people in Hua Hin pls read

Many,many times forum members have told people thinking of moving here to come for a holiday trip first. BUT they are not talking about just a couple of weeks.
Lonely bored teenager moving to Thai-- OMG the warning bells are deafening.
by oakdale160
Sat Jan 06, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Sports Fans
Topic: Premier League 2017-2018
Replies: 96
Views: 7493

Re: Premier League 2017-2018

You are correct about subs-- 100-200 subs in a game-- but you ever skate hard for 2 minutes???
by oakdale160
Sat Jan 06, 2018 2:46 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: New Year's Vehicle Accidents - 2018
Replies: 27
Views: 1735

Re: New Year's Vehicle Accidents - 2018

How do these stats compare with other Asian and western countries, anybody searched that?
by oakdale160
Thu Jan 04, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Flights, Airlines & Airports
Topic: Arrival to carousel time at BKK airport?
Replies: 44
Views: 2473

Re: Arrival to carousel time at BKK airport?

So finish the story--let me guess. In HH by 8.30-- shower, change, quick meal, In R bar by 9.30. Rang the bell. UT is back in town!
by oakdale160
Thu Jan 04, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Caption Competition
Replies: 9888
Views: 198610

Re: Caption Competition

I went shopping in the Mall, cost me an arm and a leg.
by oakdale160
Thu Jan 04, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Health Issues
Topic: Teeth whitening.. Latest best place?
Replies: 17
Views: 1577

Re: Teeth whitening.. Latest best place?

Dr Smiley--I also have searched but can find no AP strips