This photo was taken at Mimosa. Can’t fault the costume and the make-up, and I would have loved to stay and get some more shots. But 20 baht per photo was more frightening than the make-up.
Halloween is a big event in Pattaya these days, most establishments in town make an extra special effort to make themselves and their staff appear as horrifying as hell. Mimosa is no exception, elaborate dress is what they do best, and I have to admit it was not disappointing. The lady-boys were dressed to spill, […]
I think the somewhat forlorn gaze of the lady-boy makes this photo. I almost felt inspired enough to try a little poetry, almost.
Despite mass media coverage, countless books and documentaries, Thailand’s lady-boys are still a bit of an unexplained Miss Terry mystery. This photo (below) was taken at Mimosa in Pattaya, must just say, thanks for striking such a wonderful pose.
Some of Pattaya’s ladyboys, (also known as Kathoeys or Transgenders) are somewhat loud and pushy, some are unassuming and modest, some simply like to state “I am Ladyboy”.
A Lady-boy with a twinkling eye: photo taken at Pattaya’s Mimosa “city of love”, prior to the start of the Lady-boy cabaret show.