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About 2bagsandapack

Lifetime journalist, author, magazine editor and publisher, now semi-retired and traveling the world. My plan, after living in Costa Rica for 14 months, was to visit a new country in southern Europe every three months to experience the culture and the challenge of adapting to a new environment, while on a fixed income. That plan was sidetracked when I was offered a job in Indonesia, providing an opportunity to explore Asia. Indonesia lasted for a 4 wonderful years but I have now moved on to Hua Hin, Thailand.

A frequest question

Met my German neighbor yesterday. He was out tending to his garden bed that I had tried to use previously. I noticed my cucumber that had grown and died had also deposited seeds and was thriving once again. I was … Continue reading

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It’s chilli, baby!

I’ve been to so many street fairs and food courts over the years, I’ve lost count. But I always like to browse new ones. And they seem to pop up here in Hua Hin frequently. The latest was the OTOP … Continue reading

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Another street fair- OTOP 17

Yesterday, I republished someone’s post on Facebook, who was complaining that the city (Hua Hin) was shutting down a small section of road to hold another street fair. To be fair, Soi 76 is the site of a lot of street … Continue reading

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