Category Archives: Batam

Ken’s selfies – Indonesia Act 2

The fact I ended up in Indonesia in the first place was surprising, but to think I would end up there twice, I don’t know. I did kind of anticipate a return when I booked my airline tickets to St. … Continue reading

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Ken’s selfies – Indonesia Act 1

First off, Indonesia was never on my map. In my research, despite the low cst of living, I was put off by the heavy Muslim influence, as well as the 30-day restriction on visas. My entry into the country was … Continue reading

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Renewing 1-year visa goes well

I had an interesting message today from a reader of this blog that I’ll try to use as a springboard for my effort today to personally, without legal help, apply for a new one-year non-immigrant (retirement) visa. The message was … Continue reading

Posted in bangkok, Batam, Hua Hin, immigration, Singapore, Thailand, Uncategorized, visa/passport