The pros and cons of living in a tourist area

Living in a tourist area definitely has its perks, but these may feel like pitfalls for others.Looking to buy or rent a property in...
Furniture shops in Bangkok, Thailand

Where to buy bedroom and living room furniture in Bangkok

You searched the listings to buy or rent property in Bangkok, talked to agents and looked at numerous houses and apartments. Then you signed...

5 things to do in Hua Hin

Everyone knows that Hua Hin is a tropical beach paradise, attracting holidaymakers and expats alike with it's luxurious hotels and beautiful beachfront Villas. But...

How not to embarrass yourself in Thailand

With a cup of tea in my hand from my girlfriend’s mom and the sound of laughter in the air, I was confident that...
A cute maid cleaner woman with mop and bucket

How to hire and manage a maid in Thailand

One of the perks of living in Thailand is that you can afford regular domestic help, including a maid (‘Mae Baan’) and/or nanny (‘Pi...