Category Archives: Random musings

Just my thoughts on anything that do not fit other boxes

F.F.S. !!! …OMG !!!…WTF !!!

Just read this on Thaivisa.com ….McDonalds has opened a store on Phi Phi Island ! Why on earth do you need a Macca’s on a tropical island ? Phi Phi has been spoilt for many years, but this will mean … Continue reading

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Vampire weather…..

As anybody who is in Thailand right now and reading this will know, the country has been going through a very hot and dry spell lately. This always the hottest part of the year but has been several degrees hotter … Continue reading

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The price of progress

When I moved here two years ago, one of the reasons that I chose the On Nut area was the presence of the local night market. With plenty of food vendors and a couple of bars only 200 metres from … Continue reading

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A tale of two cities …A stranger at home ?

Have you ever gone back home after a couple of years away? Did you see things through new eyes ? I am back in Australia for a couple of weeks, to attend the wedding of some friends and to do … Continue reading

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Tropical torpor

torpor : a state of mental or physical inactivity Which exactly describes me for the last week or two, or three. I have n’t had the energy or the inclination to do anything lately, which is my poor excuse for … Continue reading

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An oldie but a goodie …

OK, maybe not such a goodie ! Do you think that I overused the polarising filter ?  I was doing a bit of cleaning out on my hard drive this morning when I came across a long forgotten folder full … Continue reading

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