Monthly Archives: October 2017

Thais say goodbye to their King

I’m not a big fan of royalty but the respect and love that Thais have for their deceased King is impressive. Hua Hin basically shut down from 2 pm yesterday and pretty much everything is closed today as the all-day … Continue reading

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A nation grieves

Explaining the affection of the Thai people for their fallen king is difficult. They have been mourning for a year and on Thursday their beloved king will be cremated. The ceremonies will cost about $90 million, and I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Feeding the fish on a 4-year-old’s birthday

There I was, minding my own business, no literally, working on my news feed for the day for huahinexpatnews.com. Four motorcycles showed up at my front gate, loaded with 13 people, one being my friend Non, who was off work … Continue reading

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