Category: News

The Events at Pattaya

Terminal 21 survived the low season but…

Terminal 21 is full of people and the restaurants at 9pm are busy. The business seems to be doing well but what happen? The promotions with shoes and bags are invading all the empty spaces. The small stall of vendors are starting to pop up every where like in Central, in Avenue and Marina. ...

South Jomtien new no parking rule.

It was such a mess with the buses and the car parked everywhere, the small food vendors, that all south Jomtien was blocked every night, specially the week end. They decided to paint the road and remove all the parking along the beach side of the road. The traffic has been much better since! ...

Her Majesty the Queen Mother’s Birthday 2019

Happy Birthday!In Thailand, the Queen of former King Bhumibol is honored with a public holiday on her birthday. The day is also called “Queen Mother’s Birthday” as Queen Sirikit is the mother of reigning king Vajiralongkorn. The holiday comes on 12 August. It is a day to remember the ...

Green water attack in Jomtien!

Yesterday I was driving enjoying the smell of the clean beach and the clean water, but this morning everything has changed. After some strong rain at the around 8am East, the flushed drains pulled out enough food for a huge algae proliferation. The water this morning turned to green. Is it ...

More construction work at Pattaya Tai.

The Pattaya construction team is going berzerk at Pattaya Tai, opening all the road like a surgeon to extract these old sewerage tubes that are leaking and smelling. Apparently, the idea is to replace them with these new plastic tubes that are strong and will not let people know what shit is ...

Bangkok Hospital Jomtien

Bangkok Hospital Jomtien

It's been 6 month that the new Bangkok hospital is building at Sukhumvit road between Big C and Tesco lotus. This hospital is welcome in an area where this is nothing apart some clinics. It will avoid the ambulance to drive far away past Pattaya Nua at the North. This section of Pattaya sees a lot ...

Illuminations are now installed on beach road!

I have posted the new King celebration's illuminations at Sukhumvit road, but now they are doing it on beach road. It gives a Christmas feeling to the beach. Great job. These are supposed to last only 3 months, but I hope that they will make them permanent.

Cargo Explosion at Laem Chabang Pieer.

A cargo explosion is spreading chemicals in the air at the Laem Chabang Pier. Several toxic substance are reported in the form of some sort of resin. Several people are affected with rash and burns are treated in the close by parking area. The authorities are asking to the people to evacuate at a ...

6 Days of Songkran

6 Days of Songkran

It's been 6 days that people are throwing buckets of blessings at the face of each other (with powder inside, so that you have to wash everything). Apparently the kids are not bored yet. Here are some pictures. A total of 348 people were killed and 3,176 others wounded in 3,068 road accidents ...

Songkran 2019 Starting today

While officially Songkran is from the 13th to the 15th of April, it would probably extend to the 21th in Pattaya. Songkran is a water fest, celebrating the new year in Thailand. It is happening at the hottest time of the years, hence why people are splashing water. Enjoy these 3 days of fun! ...

Voting day

Voting day

Today is a no alcohol, no entertainment day, because Thais are voting for the house of representatives. Police are checking everywhere so be careful. " A general election is taking place in Thailand on 24 March 2019. It is the first general election since the 2014 Thai coup d'état, which ...

Login/Register access is temporary disabled
by Nikko