A Visit to Baiyoke Tower II

Last updated: February 7th, 2020 | in Bangkok | Traveling

Note: I wrote this post some time ago. The tallest building in Bangkok is currently the Magnolias Waterfront Residences Iconsiam. Bangkok is the world’s unofficial sky bar capital and even though the restaurant and bar at Baiyoke Tower II totally suck (old furniture and no outdoor seating) the viewing platform is definitely worth a visit. …
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The 3 Most Popular Messenger Apps in Thailand

Last updated: January 30th, 2020 | in Living | Traveling

Thais love chatting, laughing, gossiping, maybe not too much discussing but to put it short love to talk to other people. And then it’s no surprise that messenger apps for phones, tablets or laptops enjoy huge popularity in Thailand. See also: 3 Most Popular Dating Sites in Thailand In this post I present you the three …
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Bangkok is a true shopping paradise and it’s no different when it comes to all sorts of electronics. While there are countless of places in the Big Mango that sell everything from digital cameras, TVs to computer equipment there are 3 malls that offer the widest range and the cheapest electronic products not just in …
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Yesterday I had a few beers with a German girl friend and as we talked about life in Thailand she came up with this straightforward question: Why do you prefer Thai girls to western girls? And even though I’m sure she knew some of the reasons already there are many things she can’t know as …
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How to Set Up a Thai Limited Company as a Foreigner

Last updated: January 29th, 2020 | in Working

A Thai Limited Company is the most common type of all Thai companies. No matter if you want to run a restaurant, a bar, a hotel, a coffee shop, a beauty salon, an online business, a spa, a motorbike rental service or most other types of business – you will need to set up a …
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How to get a Work Permit in Thailand

Last updated: January 29th, 2020 | in Working

For any kind of work you do in Thailand, no matter if you are being employed by someone or set up your own company, you must obtain a work permit in advance. However, before you can apply for a work permit you need to get a Non Immigrant Business Visa. You can’t apply for a …
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How to get a Non Immigrant Business Visa in Thailand

Last updated: January 29th, 2020 | in Working

No matter if you intend to work as an employee or plan to set up your own company in Thailand, the first thing you are required to get is a Non Immigrant Business Visa. Once you have it you need to apply for a work permit. These are the two things you need to legally …
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Prostitution is illegal in Thailand and still there are estimated 500,000 sex workers, if you include all the freelancers and sideline girls it gets close to a million. There are many reasons why most types of prostitutes are still tolerated (e.g. go go bars, massage parlors, karaoke bars), but that’s a topic for another day. …
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