I’m sure I will witness many more completely naked motorcycles in Pattaya, I reckon I probably have already, just never had a camera on me. These old “step though” motorbikes are durable, tough, easy to maintain, and highly adaptable, they are the modern day workhorses of Thailand.
Pattaya is no place to be for out of luck foreigners, this unfortunate fellow was "down and out on Pattaya Beach". Technically, he's probably not a hobo, the dictionary refers to a hobo as "someone who only works when they have spent all their … [Continue reading]
It's not uncommon to see scarecrows in Thailand's paddy fields, but this one (photo below) was outside a temple in Pattaya. I have read a couple of articles which suggest the Thais also use scarecrows to scare away evil spirits. … [Continue reading]
At the risk of sounding like a rather dim fellow who is not aware of his surroundings, it was a few months before I first noticed a pigeon in Pattaya, maybe I was too distracted by birds with curves. It turns out that pigeons are actually a nuisance … [Continue reading]
Kids need entertaining, otherwise, they become bored, moody little brats and generally make your life hell. There's no shortage of activities for children in Pattaya, but what about those rare days when the sky turns black, the heavens open, and the … [Continue reading]