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by maccastime
Tue Sep 07, 2010 1:53 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Are Swimming Pools worth the hassle?
Replies: 26
Views: 1572

Re: Are Swimming Pools worth the hassle?

Hi. Two questions firstly i am looking at retiring in h/h soon,where abouts is your house,could u send me the link of the estate agent,or any info would appreciate muchly. also re the pool question,does thail still have chlorine,or do they have salt pools,as salt is so much easier to look after. man...
by maccastime
Tue Aug 03, 2010 7:46 am
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Bose stereo to Thailand
Replies: 5
Views: 1262

Re: Bose stereo to Thailand

Why would you need Bose stereo and speakers for Thai music, TV or wireless ha, ha????? It's the quantity not the quality. Quality most definately,with Bose,this is my 2nd system,and i havnt found any other system to match it,unbelievable sound. Oh and as i mentioned in my post,my Thai lady will be ...
by maccastime
Mon Aug 02, 2010 8:13 am
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Bose stereo to Thailand
Replies: 5
Views: 1262

Re: Bose stereo to Thailand

My (Thai) wife and I shipped an entire 40 ft container full of furnishings and personal belongings with no problem at all and no duty paid. She had lived in the U.S. for a few years and qualified as a returning Thai national and could bring whatever she wanted that was legal to import and for perso...
by maccastime
Sat Jul 31, 2010 11:15 am
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Bose stereo to Thailand
Replies: 5
Views: 1262

Bose stereo to Thailand

Relocating to retire in Hua Hin soon.I have a treasured Bose stereo system,not huge,small cube speakers etc.I can box it all up no problem. Question is,can i bring it from Australia into Bangas? i will have my Thai Lady travelling with me,she has taken similar items to her house in Chang Mai no prob...
by maccastime
Wed Apr 28, 2010 12:46 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Retiring to Hua Hin
Replies: 5
Views: 656

Re: Retiring to Hua Hin

Many thanx for the info,will def speak to Thai Embassy here in Sydney.
take care.
by maccastime
Wed Apr 28, 2010 12:05 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Retiring to Hua Hin
Replies: 5
Views: 656

Retiring to Hua Hin

I am looking at relocating to Hua Hin in a few months,as i reach the big 60 soon. So just a few questions i have in reguards to the big move. 1. Can any of you kind Expats advise me of the best way to transfer money from Australia to Thail?I plan on having my super company send monies per month into...
by maccastime
Mon Jan 25, 2010 6:58 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: fast ferry to Pattaya
Replies: 10
Views: 905

fast ferry to Pattaya

Hi Lads.
Would any kind person advise me of the situation of the fast ferry to Pattaya.Firstly there has been a lot of talk about it,but has it commenced?
If so where exactly does it go from,and where does it complete the trip in Patts.How long does the trip take.
What is the cost.
Many thanx
by maccastime
Thu Dec 31, 2009 5:34 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Australia
Replies: 4
Views: 429

Thanx for the input Big Boy,yes will definately have a good look about soon,and yes rent for some time.
Thanx again.. happy new year.
by maccastime
Thu Dec 31, 2009 5:31 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Australia
Replies: 4
Views: 429

Thanx for the reply,010 is almost here,this is the last of 09 tonite.but i would have retired this year,but with the economy suffering,as well as my super,i have had to delay for a short while.
But all looking good for a relocate soon.
Take care,all the best for the new year to u.
by maccastime
Wed Dec 30, 2009 6:39 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Australia
Replies: 4
Views: 429

Hello from Australia

Good evening Expats.I was contemplating retiring in 20010 to Hua Hin.I have not been to Hua Hin as yet,however i plan on making a trip in the middle of 010,and checking out the area,i would rent for a while,then maybe buy.My Thai lady friend will be staying with me,but from time to time will be head...