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by Ginjaninja
Thu Aug 16, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Movies on DVD
Replies: 1727
Views: 79983

Re: Movies on DVD

Just watched this really excellent Sci-fi/horror. Though a much-used storyline of tech vs humans, this really carries it well. If the movies Robocop and Transcendence had a baby, this would probably be it. Awesome (and slightly grotesque) fight scenes led by the excellent Logan Marshall-Green. This...
by Ginjaninja
Tue Aug 07, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Hotel Customer Behaviors Towards Sustainability
Replies: 33
Views: 1874

Re: Hotel Customer Behaviors Towards Sustainability

I really wish I was as cool as you knob-J
by Ginjaninja
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Hotel Customer Behaviors Towards Sustainability
Replies: 33
Views: 1874

Re: Hotel Customer Behaviors Towards Sustainability

^
Knobjockey seems oblivious to this... any excuse to argue with some more forum members it appears.
by Ginjaninja
Mon Aug 06, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Accommodation
Topic: Hotel Customer Behaviors Towards Sustainability
Replies: 33
Views: 1874

Re: Hotel Customer Behaviors Towards Sustainability

Sustainability of what? The environment?
"How you concerned about sustainability when staying in a hotel?"
You might want to recheck your grammar also.....
GN.
by Ginjaninja
Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: The Beach Bar
Topic: Thailand Floods of 2018
Replies: 69
Views: 4811

Re: Thailand Floods of 2018

Does anyone have any advice on how to prepare in the event that things get really bad? Glad we bought the Everest now but thinking along the lines of an emergency grab-bag, some climbing rope... all that good 'prepper' kinda stuff.
GN.
by Ginjaninja
Fri Aug 03, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Chinese tourists (and their habits) surge into Thailand
Replies: 151
Views: 23109

Re: Chinese tourists (and their habits) surge into Thailand

buksida wrote:
Fri Aug 03, 2018 2:22 pm
More than 660,000 Chinese tourists have changed their plans, amounting to an estimated loss of 37 billion baht, officials announced at a Thursday conference held at Ministry of Tourism and Sports.
Fantastic news...
by Ginjaninja
Fri Aug 03, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 716
Views: 84618

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

Moped and quad bike warning for UK tourists "In December 2017, a 23-year-old Northern Irish man had his leg amputated after a moped crash in Thailand." "In May of last year, a pregnant British woman was killed while riding a scooter with her partner in Thailand." "In 2015, an England team badminton...
by Ginjaninja
Fri Jul 27, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: Houmous in Hua Hin?
Replies: 15
Views: 1272

Re: Houmous in Hua Hin?

Michaelaway wrote:
Thu Jul 26, 2018 3:41 pm
Ogen (and I agree they're really good)!
ate there last night.... amazing hummus.... aroi maaak
by Ginjaninja
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: On The Road
Topic: Visa for USA
Replies: 4
Views: 934

Re: Visa for USA

https://esta.cbp.dhs.gov/esta/ Mine was instantaneous... actually forgot to do the ESTA prior to travel and was forced to do it at the check-in desk. Very easy. There should be machines at US end that you scan your passport prior to going through immigration. I think it prints out your ESTA and you ...
by Ginjaninja
Tue Jul 03, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10355

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

The cynic in me thought there may be a LOF issue asking for external help. Big big respect for the mayor sorting out the help required. One of the true heroes involved...
by Ginjaninja
Tue Jul 03, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10355

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

Is there a risk of the air getting stale where the boys are at? I know little about the geological structure of caves but would have thought there would be a finite supply of O2.
by Ginjaninja
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive
Replies: 290
Views: 10355

Re: Thai officials believe 12 boys missing in cave are alive

Looks like they have been found.. amazing news.

400M from Pattaya Beach.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-44688909
by Ginjaninja
Sun Jul 01, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Events & Activities
Topic: Spartan Race Thailand - Hua Hin, Prachaub Kirikhan, 3-Nov-2018
Replies: 0
Views: 242

Spartan Race Thailand - Hua Hin, Prachaub Kirikhan, 3-Nov-2018

http://www.spartanrace.co.th/en/race/detail/4491/overview "THAILAND SPARTAN RACE SPARTANS. THE TIME HAS COME. Spartan Race is the world's best obstacle course race, with over 240 races in 25 countries around the world this year. Spartan Race is not your everyday running race - expect to run, climb,...
by Ginjaninja
Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: News
Topic: First execution for 9 years in Thailand
Replies: 37
Views: 1884

Re: First execution for 9 years in Thailand

europtimiste wrote:
Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:21 pm
And opportunity for an easy escape.
Nothing a heavy chain round the neck wouldn't resolve.
We could test it with you Eurotit and then see if you can swim with it too..... :laugh:
by Ginjaninja
Sun Jun 24, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: News
Topic: First execution for 9 years in Thailand
Replies: 37
Views: 1884

Re: First execution for 9 years in Thailand

Takiap wrote:
Sun Jun 24, 2018 9:32 am
As for the argument about the costs of incarceration, well, instead of keeping these people in prison 24/7 where they serve no purpose at all, why not make them earn their keep? After all, we all need to earn our keep.

:cheers:
Plenty of beaches needing cleaned in Thailand..... :idea: