At the time of writing (Asana Bucha Day) there really is “no alcohol in Pattaya” in the respect that there is a ban on the sale and consumption of alcohol throughout Thailand. Don’t panic, alohol bans are only implimented 5 days a year, except in the event of national and local government elections, or other […]Continue Reading
Pattaya Tips, Tricks & Guides
This category contains Pattaya "how to" tips and guides, trivia, and facts and figures.
First trip to Pattaya? Start with these Pattaya beginners tips
Whether you’re single, a couple, a backpacker, or a luxury traveler, it’s always best to do a little homework before you visit Pattaya. And that applies especially to large families and groups planning a vacation in Pattaya. Not that it’s difficult to do Pattaya as a group or family, but being a large group or […]Continue Reading
This is just a brief trip report of my Pattaya to Cambodia visa run on 20th March 2018. This time I decided to do the visa run with 1st Class visa service, based at the Queen Victoria pub on Soi 6. I took a few notes of the schedule along the way, and it went […]Continue Reading
If you’re a group, a family, or you just want an easy and uncomplicated way to reach remote places and attractions in Pattaya, chartering ( hiring ) a vehicle and driver for your own private use is both practical, and relatively cheap. There are several ways to arrange a chartered vehicle inclusive of driver in […]Continue Reading
The Pattaya to Hua Hin ferry ( photo below ) departs from Bali Hai Pier, South Pattaya, and arrives at Khao Ta Kiab Pier, Hua Hin every day, weather permitting. The journey time is 2 hours, opposed to a time of 4 hours 16 minutes by road. This post contains affiliate links, meaning, if you […]Continue Reading