Archives for August 2007

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 […]

What’s Happening In Ubon Ratchathani?

A couple of things to pass on to everyone about some things going on in Ubon. One is a change, the other is an event. First, the change. Since I first came to Ubon Ratchathani in 1999 Nevada Grand Hotel has been a mainstay here. It was the hotel I stayed at for a few […]

Visit Gaeng Saphue in Ubon Ratchatani

I was first introduced to Phibun Mangsahan district of Ubon Ratchathani 4 months after I came to live here. Phibun is where the Immigration Office is located so most farangs who live here must go there to get visa extentions. That was also when I first saw Gaeng Saphue on the Mun River. During June […]

Play Paintball in Ubon Ratchathani

If you are ever in Ubon Ratchathani or you live here and find yourself traveling eastward along PhaloRangrit Rd be sure to keep your eyes open. Nestled between Thepyothi and Phon Paen Roads on the right hand side you will see what looks like and empty lot. It might too, resemble a make shift parking […]

Line 1 Ubon Ratchathani

Line 1 is the green and yellow songtaew that runs north/south from Highway 24 outside of Warin Chamrap district to Highway 24 on the way to Yasothon not far past the Forestry Office. It was time to do my research ride so I went over to Chaeng Sanit Rd and caught Line 1 (sai neung), […]