Category: Thailand Driving

My passenger backrest has arrived (พนักพิงผู้โดยสารของฉันเข้ามาแล้ว)

After 3 weeks of waiting, the final accessory for my bike has arrived. The passenger backrest, or sissy bar depending on your life journey – lol. We both take a run out on each of our bikes for our first joint ride together. When we get to the workshop, we take a look at the […]

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We pick up Chanya’s CB650F (เรารับ CB650F ของ Chanya)

Ok, we’re off to pick up Chnaya’s Honda CB650F and ride it home. It took 3 days to transfer from Australia to Thailand and another 4 days to transfer inter-bank in Thailand, but we finally got the money through. It would have taken another 3 days to transfer to the dealer but Chanya said it […]

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Checking out another bike for Chanya (กำลังตรวจสอบรถจักรยานยนต์อื่นสำหรับ Chanya)

Well, I’ve got my new bike so it’s only fair that we get hunting for Chanya’s bike now. She has her heart set on the Honda CB650F and specifically the colours of the 2015-16 model which is Red, White and Blue. She’s been searching the Facebook adds and shops looking for one. We did find […]

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Meeting up with a fellow Vulcan rider (พบปะกับเพื่อนนักขับชาววัลแคน)

I’ve joined a few Vulcan riders groups on Facebook and made contact with a fellow Bangkokian who also rides a Vulcan. As it was my 90-day check-in, the immigration centre was roughly 1/2 way between us so we arranged to meet up there and go for a city ride. Bob mentioned a riders accessory store […]

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The houses we’ve lived in over 8 years (บ้านที่เราอาศัยอยู่ในกว่า 8 ปี)

I’ve had a few people ask me about housing and renting in Bangkok, but so far I haven’t been able to present anything comprehensive or even enough for a guide. That doesn’t stop me from taking you on a ride around our area to show you the 3 places we’ve rented over the last 8 […]

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