Bangkok is the world’s unofficial skybar 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. The 85 storey skyscraper is 304m high and if you included its antenna it comes to 328m which makes it not just …
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The 3 Most Popular Messenger Apps in Thailand

Last updated: December 11th, 2018 | in Living

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 service 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 …
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3 Best Places to Buy Cheap Electronics in Bangkok

Last updated: December 11th, 2018 | in Bangkok | Living | Traveling

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 three malls that offer the widest range and the cheapest electronic products not just in …
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Strange and Weird Habits of Thai People

Last updated: December 11th, 2018 | in Living

Thai people are always laughing about things they think are weird about Farang and don’t understand why we do certain things the way we do them. But then that’s also the other way around, there are so many strange habits of Thai people and situations even after living in Thailand for months and years where …
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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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National Public Holidays and Festivals in Thailand

Last updated: December 11th, 2018 | in Working

There is no law that entitles employees in Thailand for a minimum amount of holidays per year – different to most western countries. In comparison, a full-time employee in Germany can claim at least 20 holidays per year and in many cases the number written down in the working contract even exceeds this number, it’s not uncommon …
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Fees / Penalties for Illegally Working in Thailand

Last updated: December 11th, 2018 | in Working

There are hundreds if not thousands of foreigners illegally working in Thailand. While most of them know about it and try to hide their profession as good as possible some aren’t even aware that they break Thai law especially guys working online and think they can do it on an education or even tourist visa. …
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How to Set Up a Thai Limited Company as a Foreigner

Last updated: December 11th, 2018 | 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 business objectives that come into your mind – you will need …
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