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by Undaunted
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Thailand
Topic: Air pollution problems in Bangkok
Replies: 49
Views: 1486

Re: Air pollution problems in Bangkok

Gaybutton wrote: There are so many of those buses that it's difficult to count them all. Where do they take all those Chinese tourists anyway?

They go from Bali Hai pier to Koh Larn, Nong Nooch Gardens, Chinese Temple and for some reason the beach in central Pattaya is a favorite and other places I am unaware of.
by Undaunted
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Thailand
Topic: Air pollution problems in Bangkok
Replies: 49
Views: 1486

Re: Air pollution problems in Bangkok

Regardless if it's a farmer burning crops during unauthorized periods, a motor vehicle belching black smoke from its exhaust, or a manufacturing plant exceeding air emission limits there should be a fine and a big one. But, as we all know...TIT. In Pattaya I have not seen local industrial pollution...
by Undaunted
Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Thailand
Topic: Birthday party at Winner bar - Sunee Plaza - Thursday, Jan. 24
Replies: 2
Views: 195

Re: Birthday party at Winner bar - Sunee Plaza - Thursday, Jan. 24

Winner is definitely not my cup of tea as I don’t care for fem twinks however, one must give credit where credit is due. Winner thrives in a time and a place where many businesses are closing or are barely holding on.
by Undaunted
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Thailand
Topic: Air pollution problems in Bangkok
Replies: 49
Views: 1486

Re: Air pollution problems in Bangkok

I think the smog is an attempt to make the Chinese tourists feel more at home.
by Undaunted
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: Thailand
Topic: Mandatory medical insurance for retirement visa - maybe
Replies: 31
Views: 1136

Re: Mandatory medical insurance for retirement visa - maybe

Gaybutton wrote:Are you covered anywhere in the world or only Thailand?

Coverage is only for Asia. I have no plans to leave Asia dead or alive :!:
by Undaunted
Fri Jan 11, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Thailand
Topic: Mandatory medical insurance for retirement visa - maybe
Replies: 31
Views: 1136

Re: Mandatory medical insurance for retirement visa - maybe

My Policy is with April Ins.it is one of France’s largest Insurers, I have already had a claim before with them, they pay the hospital direct in this case it was Bangkok Pattaya Hospital most private hospitals such as Bumungrad hospital in BKK are part of the plan, the hospital was paid directly by ...
by Undaunted
Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Thailand
Topic: Mandatory medical insurance for retirement visa - maybe
Replies: 31
Views: 1136

Re: Mandatory medical insurance for retirement visa - maybe

windwalker wrote:As you say, someone in their late seventies is likely not to be able to afford insurance.

If I were in my late 70’s and was a U.S. citizen who was not wealthy and could not get insurance in Thailand and planned to live in Thailand I would rethink my plans!
by Undaunted
Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Thailand
Topic: Mandatory medical insurance for retirement visa - maybe
Replies: 31
Views: 1136

Re: Mandatory medical insurance for retirement visa - maybe

Dodger wrote:That is when I decided to cancel the policy and go the "self-insurance" route.

Why would anyone opt for self insurance when you can get very affordable in patient medical insurance :?:

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