Archives for 2007

Buying Real Estate In Ubon Ratchathani

I have had several inquiries via my website in regards to buying a house and/or property here in Ubon Ratchathani. I admit to be lacking on this topic as I have never had any experience in this matter. So I did some research. It is virtually impossible for a foreigner to own land here in […]

Ubon Ratchathani has a New Bird in Town

There’s a new bird in town now servicing Ubon Ratchathani. Now we have a choice of three airlines for our trips to and from Bangkok. Nok Air has two daily flights from Bangkok to Ubon and Ubon to Bangkok. It seems they are expanding into Isaan. Nok Air is a subsidiary of ThaiAirways International. It […]

Ubon Ratchathani Line 3, A leisurely Ride

Sadly to say the experience of conducting research on Line 3 here in Ubon Ratchathani was rather uneventful. This pink colored songtaew also used to be a full-sized public bus but was upgraded in the interest of public safety at the same time as 2 Line. I caught the songtaew at the entrance door to […]

Ubon Ratchathani Indian Restaurant

One of the good things about living in Thailand is the authentic Thai cuisine. I love Thai food but every now and then I enjoy a bit of variety. There is a restaurant in Ubon Ratchathani that specializes in Indian cuisine. The name is Ali Restaurant. It is the namesake of the owner, Ali. It […]

Ridin’ Line 2 Ubon Ratchathani

When I fist came to Ubon Ratchathani, Line 2 was serviced by a full-sized public bus as a part of Ubon Ratchathani transportation system. During that era I only rode it one time. I was a bit apprehensive to ride one of these buses due to their obvious state. They must have been in service […]