Category: Cost of Living

Vlog 153 – Checking out the second hand car dealers

With the Motor Expo starting at the end of this week, I thought it would be a great idea to go and check out the local used car dealerships and see how the prices stack up. For me, I still haven’t worked out how the new and used car market actually works in Thailand. Considering […]

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Vlog 149 – Living Thai style in our Moo Barn

We’ve had many people ask us to show them around our village here on the western side of Bangkok. Today we take a ride around and show you life as a Thai living in a modern Thai village. Ove the last 8 years, we’ve lived in 3 of these villages, or Moo Barns as they […]

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Vlog 141 – Our costs of living in Bangkok 2017

It’s been about 12 months since I uploaded our cost of living example, so we made a new one now that I’m more settled and have 12 months of spending history behind us. All up, it does go to show that Thailand is a great place to consider retirement on a budget, but it is […]

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Vlog 133 – Time to fix our water supply problem

The Thai’s seem to be non-confrontational about our ongoing water supply problem in Nong Khaem so I decided to fix it for our house at least. 6000 Baht for the water tank 1500 Baht for the plumber to install it 500 Baht to get our water pump working efficiently with new seals. The main problem […]

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Vlog 090 – Back to our regular daily life

All the April craziness is over so now it’s back to our regular daily life show. April is the month for Songkran and our trip to Pattaya, it’s nice to get back to normality. We just signed a new 12-month lease for our townhouse which cost us an extra 1,000 Baht per month, but it […]

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