Extra Special Visa Run April 13th 2011 For video above, click on one of the four links above and to the right
It's time for another "visa-run" to extend my stay in Thailand.
This time my visa renewal coincides with
Songkran, the Thai New Year (which involves copious amounts of water and can be fun if you like
head-banging music and being
soaken-wet all week). See last years blog when I stayed in Chiang Mai for Songkran.
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WHERE THE HELL IS JOHN D?
Points to Ponder:
Even change for the worse is preferable to no change at all. Tom Robbins.
When I listen to a person denigrating others, I judge the speaker. Let's hope everyone does. [Never judge someone by the opinion of another.
Better to judge the opinion-giver.]
A major source of misery is wanting things that contradict each other.
In the Vedas it's said, "Truth is One, but sages call it by many names."
Some of us prefer illusion to despair.
My first trip outside of... full info