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by buksida
10 Apr 2020 10:29
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

Alcohol sales banned in Prachuap province until April 30.

https://www.huahinforum.com/viewtopic.p ... &start=249

That'll keep people in ... take away one of the few pleasures they have left.
by buksida
09 Apr 2020 11:50
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

Foreigners' visas automatically extended to prevent queues, curb virus The government approved a plan on Wednesday to allow all foreigners who entered legally to receive automatic visa extensions, to prevent long queues at immigration centres and stem the spread of the coronavirus, a senior immigra...
by buksida
09 Apr 2020 08:13
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

More mass confusion from immigration, apparently a visa extension waiver has been approved but it has raised more questions. GOVT EXTENDS FOREIGNERS STAY TO APRIL 30 DUE TO CORONAVIRUS Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Wednesday signed the plan to grant automatic visa extensions for foreigners res...
by buksida
08 Apr 2020 11:22
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

Latest update from Dan Singkhon - they are turning farangs away for 30 day extensions and sending them all to Hua Hin (report from two people that went yesterday).
by buksida
07 Apr 2020 08:25
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

This Johns Hopkins map gives a good overview of the current figures: https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html

Note: Figures for countries that are not actively testing for Covid-19 (such as Thailand) will be wildly inaccurate.
by buksida
07 Apr 2020 08:23
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

I think they're trying to send us all there by making farangs congregate at immigration offices and report to hospitals. Would be easier to line us up and shoot us. More madness from immigration: "Thailand’s Immigration Bureau announced yesterday that 9 separate documents are now required for foreig...
by buksida
06 Apr 2020 09:23
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

Hotels now ordered closed - where do they expect people staying in them to go now?

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by buksida
05 Apr 2020 09:10
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

Prachuap province has now introduced fines for not wearing a mask outside - Hua Hin's police will be happy!

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by buksida
03 Apr 2020 08:23
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Re: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

pknorder.jpg This is the latest curfew order for Prachuap province. Basic translation: 1. Curfew Time is valid from 22:00 - 04:00 everyday starting on 3 April 22:00 2. All sensitive areas closing dates from 7 April 2020 to 30 April 2020 3. Areas closed until 30 April 2020 as following 3.1 All conve...
by buksida
03 Apr 2020 08:22
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Bangsaphan Coronavirus/Covid-19 updates

At the time of writing there were no known cases of Covid-19 in Bangsaphan. Please use this topic to post any news, updates and developments (no Facebook rumours please, only hard news/facts with substantiated links/evidence. Personal observations also welcome). Bars and restaurants are closed but h...
by buksida
22 Mar 2020 11:43
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 28
Views: 9281

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

Apparently the bars have been ordered to close - all two of them!
by buksida
21 Mar 2020 10:09
Forum: Beach Bar
Topic: Status of various things in Bangsaphan
Replies: 28
Views: 9281

Re: Status of various things in Bangsaphan

BS is largely unaffected at the moment - its life as normal. We have a smaller population so no panic buying and Chinese tourists never came here!
by buksida
15 Mar 2020 12:55
Forum: Ban Krut
Topic: Ban Krut to Bang Saphan at 7:00 A.M.
Replies: 1
Views: 2801

Re: Ban Krut to Bang Saphan at 7:00 A.M.

A regular taxi would be your best option. Boat trips go from bangsaphan noi, you need to book the day before by calling Suchart Tours.

http://www.bangsaphanguide.com/attractions/
by buksida
17 Feb 2020 07:48
Forum: Just Say Hi!
Topic: Student Study Group Activities
Replies: 2
Views: 2898

Re: Student Study Group Activities

These guys are pretty active when it comes to coral cleanups and marine restoration projects: https://www.dmcr.go.th/detailLib/267/

Have been on a few with them: viewtopic.php?f=3&t=994

Closest offices are in Chumphon.
by buksida
15 Feb 2020 11:26
Forum: Just Say Hi!
Topic: Seeking advice on living in Bangsaphan
Replies: 3
Views: 2058

Re: Seeking advice on living in Bangsaphan

Ok, there are plenty of those, including a local one in Suan Luang where the kids spend an inordinate amount of time marching around banging drums so don't expect much in the way of educational standards!