Archives for 2011

Ubon Ratchathani English Books For Adoption

Do you live in Ubon Ratchathani, around Isaan, or on the roads less traveled in Thailand? Do you love to read English language novels but feel like you are searching for El Dorado or King Solomon’s Mine when you go out locally trying to find something to read. I know exactly how you feel. I […]

Ubon Ratchathani Change of Taxi Home

But Mousie, thou art no thy lane, In proving foresight may be vain: The best-laid schemes o’ mice an’ men Gang aft agley, An’ lea’e us nought but grief an’ pain, For promis’d joy! Robert Burns Scots Poem 1785 All of us at some point in our life have had plans go awry. They could […]

Ubon Ratchathani Airport Taxi To The Runway

Metered Taxis Make Debut in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand It was inevitable. It is progress, though some might consider just the opposite. I have read that Udorn Thani has taxis now and I have seen and ridden in metered taxis in Korat. Before recent days the only places I have observed taxis in Thailand was Bangkok […]