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by Hoopoe
March 17, 2015, 7:23 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Close call with a individual Cobra
Replies: 45
Views: 6288

Close call with a individual Cobra

When a cobra spat into our dog's eye we weren't able to do anything for another 10 minutes or so....the dog was in the red zone, intent on hunting down the cobra. When the cobra finally met its match, my wife put the hose on our dog's eye and flushed....then some more, and more. I was certain the d...
by Hoopoe
March 17, 2015, 7:15 pm
Forum: Thailand Visa & Immigration Information
Topic: New Rules,re 90 day report
Replies: 101
Views: 16501

New Rules,re 90 day report

if you look on the Immigration bureau web site , click on the 90 day report in the column on the left , it opens up the page , at the bottom of the the page written in blue is the online report , i think you will find at the end it says work in progress , which means it's not up and running yet , i ...
by Hoopoe
March 17, 2015, 7:02 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Close call with a individual Cobra
Replies: 45
Views: 6288

Close call with a individual Cobra

Had problem with spitting cobra yesterday , the dogs always attack and kill the snakes , ( for the past 8 years ) but this time 2 of the dogs got hit , first dog 1 eye the other both eye's ,not knowing what to do ( home alone , rare occasion ) the villagers decided to help, chewing on something that...
by Hoopoe
February 28, 2015, 3:55 am
Forum: Money, Finance & Investing
Topic: Money from Abroad.
Replies: 25
Views: 3398

Money from Abroad.

Having done quite a bit of research on foreign exchange company's ,(because I'm a tight git )it transpire's there are company's that offer no FEE"S etc but always after logging onto their site's then find the advertised rate is always higher than the possible rate that you can get ( as much as 6 per...
by Hoopoe
February 27, 2015, 5:01 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Best dating websites?
Replies: 18
Views: 2345

Best dating websites?

Could try ,Thai Personal Connections,but brains before nob ,no head long rush ,then we wont here another sob story ,
by Hoopoe
February 27, 2015, 4:54 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: What happened to good music?
Replies: 16
Views: 1774

What happened to good music?

For me ,the demise of good music started with the Bay city rollers ,Pete Waterman and his cronies totally fckd the british music scene ,sorry but I'm stuck in the Pink Flloyd , Led Zep ,Deep Purple ,Dire Straits era's
by Hoopoe
February 24, 2015, 11:53 am
Forum: Website, Map & Magazine forum
Topic: Has someone ***** around with the maps on Udonmap
Replies: 17
Views: 11988

Has someone ***** around with the maps on Udonmap

stattointhailand wrote:might I humbly suggest then that a small note be put on the page to say that they do not work any longer, before anyone else (like yours truly) wastes time deleting cookies and switching computer off and back on again trying to see them :-k
Ha, Ditto , nice to know i'm not the only one , :?
by Hoopoe
February 24, 2015, 11:33 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: School Holidays
Replies: 46
Views: 4355

School Holidays

I was involved with the Education system 2/3 years ago , it was stated back then that Thai school holidays would fall inline with the ASEAN community, 2015 , i wonder have they got something on time and forget to inform everyone else,
by Hoopoe
February 20, 2015, 5:30 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Give it Back
Replies: 7
Views: 1244

Give it Back

Set the boundary's , early,if not you'll have to throw a **** fit to achieve leave my tool's etc alone , Thai's believe possession is 100 percent law ,things that are still working ,stay disappeared , things broken appear and no ones used it ,i set the rules very early , there's 2 inlaws i will lend...
by Hoopoe
February 18, 2015, 12:01 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Falang in Udon Police Station
Replies: 92
Views: 12052

Falang in Udon Police Station

Officially change your name back home, get a new passport and return to Thailand ASAP. Is Thai Immigration sophisticated enough to detect this? I suspect not. If someone has the hots for Thailand, this is one possible course of action. There was a case some years ago , He didn't even have a passpor...
by Hoopoe
February 18, 2015, 11:44 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Social MEDIA ..
Replies: 30
Views: 2579

Social MEDIA ..

i personally have a problem with people shutting them selves off from the immediate presence, head bollocks deep into phone /head phones on etc , being unaware of the dangers around them ,traffic etc ,even seen people walk into post's , ha , but the other side i find is can't beat them join them ,Eg...
by Hoopoe
February 15, 2015, 5:59 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Washing machine advice
Replies: 13
Views: 5132

Washing machine advice

Just a bit extra ,you'll need at least a 11kg m/c to do the duvet , my experience is top loaders donot wash the clothes as good as front load auto's , but no prob with twin tub but it's more elbow grease , hope this helps ,
by Hoopoe
February 15, 2015, 1:23 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: How to handle a 15 year old who doesn't listen?
Replies: 60
Views: 5198

How to handle a 15 year old who doesn't listen?

Jackspratt did nail it ,,,i went through this sort of sh-te ,but ended it differently ,1st , wife & i together tried to educate said 13yr old,about the way he behaved, she was always backing down ( here's 100 bht go & play sort of thing)i objected to it ,so i stayed out of it ,( with the words ,when...
by Hoopoe
February 15, 2015, 4:11 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Best Thai Whisky - Rum - Liqueur !!!!
Replies: 23
Views: 5740

Best Thai Whisky - Rum - Liqueur !!!!

You didn't say what nationality he is , but if he drinks the Japanese stuff , anything here will be superior, the best rum by far is Sang Som 300bht a bottle ,and for cultural purposes only got to be lao cao ( low cow )it's dynamite, then any of the run of the mill whiskey's blend so long as you mi...
by Hoopoe
February 13, 2015, 8:38 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: An Open Thread for Warring Tribal Poms
Replies: 167
Views: 13238

An Open Thread for Warring Tribal Poms

An Open Thread for Warring Tribal Poms Postby jackspratt » December 13, 2014, 9:17 pm It seems - to me at least, as an outside observer - that a country which occupies, at most, 6 inches in height and 1 inch in width on any map of the world, has more warring tribes than then entire middle east combi...
by Hoopoe
February 12, 2015, 3:20 pm
Forum: Thailand Visas & Migration to other countries
Topic: 90 Day check on Visa
Replies: 16
Views: 3592

90 Day check on Visa

Cheers for that , but for those living on the out skirts of Udon province maybe not easier going into office ,
by Hoopoe
February 12, 2015, 2:50 pm
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Best Thai Whisky - Rum - Liqueur !!!!
Replies: 23
Views: 5740

Best Thai Whisky - Rum - Liqueur !!!!

You didn't say what nationality he is , but if he drinks the Japanese stuff , anything here will be superior, the best rum by far is Sang Som 300bht a bottle ,and for cultural purposes only got to be lao cao ( low cow )it's dynamite, then any of the run of the mill whiskey's blend so long as you mix...
by Hoopoe
February 12, 2015, 2:33 pm
Forum: Thailand Visas & Migration to other countries
Topic: 90 Day check on Visa
Replies: 16
Views: 3592

90 day online

Just wondering why there's not been any reports on the 90 day online , if you go onto Immigration Bureau , then click on notification of staying in the Kingdom over 90 days , the page comes up with all the info in the center of the page , if you scroll down to the bottom , in blue print it says 90 d...
by Hoopoe
February 11, 2015, 4:10 pm
Forum: Thailand Visas & Migration to other countries
Topic: Retirement Extn. Under Consideration. New Hoops?
Replies: 97
Views: 18208

Retirement Extn. Under Consideration. New Hoops?

Having monitored this since August, i read on a web page that it was 1 week of consideration for retirement visa ,UDon want 1 month ,then it seems to depend on where you live as to the cost of speed , ( ie we can do it now )within Udon eg, 5 kilometers it's 1000 bht, extra , outside 5 kilometers 200...
by Hoopoe
February 11, 2015, 3:47 pm
Forum: Thailand Law
Topic: upon Death
Replies: 54
Views: 24917

upon Death

Also 3 years ago i sorted out a friends banks , debts , belonging's etc , he died in Thailand no will,( what a cluster fck ,) i tried to cancel his bank accounts Uk , debit cards etc ,only to be met with " if your not the account holder you cannot freeze the account" even when i explain he'd died , ...

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