Monthly Archives: October 2007

Loud music at night in Chiang Mai

Its 21.40 and the ‘Oboto’ ( district office) is having some kind of celebration. The music is soooo loud. Its live music and someone must really like playing with the volume because it changes all the time. I’m not a … Continue reading

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Paying Bills end of the month in Chiang Mai

Unlike in Switzerland where most people pay their bills on-line these days, here in Chiang Mai we still pay most of the bills the ‘old fashion’ way. You go to the bank or office and pay cash. To make things … Continue reading

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Buying Soft Contact Lenses in Chiang Mai

I’ve switched from hard contacts to soft ones. I bought Bausch&Lomb Soflens at Tokyo Optical C.,LTD which has a shop in Airport Plaza, Chiang Mai. Two boxes which will last me 6 months cost Baht 3180. Yesterday, after wearing them … Continue reading

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Costs of living in Bangkok

Chris worked hard on a very long list of detailed costs of living in Bangkok. I know, I live in Chiang Mai and I’ll work on a list like this, but till then, go to his blog and have a … Continue reading

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