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by cjsiam
26 Sep 2020 01:42
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

OK---so--it comes to Sept 25 2020...the year that will live in infamy... How are things? Have we lost people (due to immigration I suspect more then virus)? Are hotels, restaurants, entertainment beginning to open? Have land prices reduced? (man's got to dream....) Market in BS Yai is open? Liquor s...
by cjsiam
24 Jun 2020 09:17
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 65
Views: 22914

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

Thanks...
it was hard to put all the threads together...
Now I got it....

No one has any frigging idea what they are doing.

Shocked! Shocked I Say!
by cjsiam
23 Mar 2020 06:47
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

The Wife tells me that there is a case in Bang Saphan....
I have no idea, maybe brother in law who lives there relayed....

At any rate, stay safe....having some supplies might be wise...
by cjsiam
21 Mar 2020 05:08
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

Well people who I've met over the past couple years---as I plan to come live there---- You all take care of yourselves....Interesting times world-wide ...I'm in Colorado, and it is shutting down... I suspect you'll need to do the same thing.... I hope people get creative so food and supplies are ava...
by cjsiam
30 Jan 2020 00:06
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

So finished trip---Very much enjoyed the time and the folks. Appreciate all the construction suggestions---everyone is pointing to the same contractor as most reliable/fast...a really good sign.

Thanks again to you all---see you in about 6-8 months---looks like we're go to launch at that point.
:)
by cjsiam
30 Jan 2020 00:04
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Deadsville, Bangsaphan
Replies: 55
Views: 44385

Re: Deadsville, Bangsaphan

All that being said---I just finished a great visit to BS...enjoy iTalay, Cusine (filled right up!), and Montri's and Why Not.... it was still a bit crowded on some nights at the restaurants, but most places did seem quiet. Was delighted to see so many people I've met before, and others I met this t...
by cjsiam
14 Jan 2020 11:15
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

Appreciate meeting some of you on first pass through this trip..... Multiple invaluable suggestions me thinks on construction and our plans going forward. buksida---please drop a note I'd like to know more about your construction experience...also that electrical approach...very interested! Hope to ...
by cjsiam
30 Dec 2019 11:45
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

heading over tomorrow...
In town 8-10 and 18-21....hope to find folks at Montri's say hello...first beer on me :)
cj:)
by cjsiam
15 Dec 2019 10:49
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

Thanks again Buksida....I am coming for the quiet and enjoyment of the environment, so, I can wait around for the upswing. I'll be hitting all the local spots to see and talk and hear...Merry Christmas to you all.
cj;)
by cjsiam
10 Dec 2019 04:10
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

Thanks buksida.... pity...that food at country looked really good.....sigh So here it is high season---and Coco (closes early), Why Not --- anything else open? the ITalay restaurant--but that's Thai-food almost exclusively.... Seems like the Tourism and activities of Immigration have cast a cloud ov...
by cjsiam
06 Dec 2019 09:29
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

So dropping in 2nd and 3rd week of Jan....I-Talay...

Wondering about Country Road? Did it close down?

What's operating these days?

Hope some of you will be at Montri's (he's still there?....please say yes....)

Merry Christmas!
cj:)
by cjsiam
17 Nov 2019 01:51
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

Well, dang.... So I'm about 100m in from the beach--next to the Coral and up the small road from I-Talay.....at that corner...everyone is cutting across my front corner for now... Well....going to have to filter out the spikes.... Batteries are a pain--so I'd like to minimize...but, suspect I'll nee...
by cjsiam
12 Nov 2019 10:20
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

So what's best idea to stop frying appliances? Given we're going to get to construct a utility room, where the power will be brought into the distribution panel... I'd think serious surge protectors, and a Battery Shunt of some size..... This is probably major concern...computers are my life......so...
by cjsiam
12 Nov 2019 02:27
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

Oh and the property is behind the I-Talay restaurant....If it's called Cuisine, I don't know that....next to Coral hotel.
by cjsiam
12 Nov 2019 01:42
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 30
Views: 20250

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

In regards to the internet----
This is what I'm hoping helps fix this over next couple years.....

https://arstechnica.com/science/2019/11 ... atellites/

this could make a place like BS ideal for the remote worker... :) just saying....