373 posts in the β€œtravels” category

β€’ January 01, 2013

In this timezone we survived 2012! Happy new year y ’ all. πŸ™‚
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β€’ December 30, 2012

Looking for somebody coming to Thailand in the next month or so. Any suggestions? Want to buy a laptop and have somebody bring it out … πŸ™‚
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β€’ December 29, 2012

Back from the wedding, very relaxed affair. Quick spot of fiddling and now we have wifi in Dan Sai, I ’ m all set for the next week … πŸ™‚
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β€’ December 29, 2012

Up before 7 and off on a 20km motorbike ride to a Thai wedding. Part of the wedding was at 6, we missed that bit! Will try to take pictures.
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β€’ December 28, 2012

Turns out the bus was actually 12:30 not 12:00, we arrived 12:20, whoops! Another bus might take us most of the way, the adventure begins …
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β€’ December 27, 2012

So it turns out the login page for Terminal 21 ’ s free wifi (linked to your government issued id) is http, no SSL in sight. Oh temptation …
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β€’ December 27, 2012

Can ’ t leave with my purchase until I sign atop β€œ signature not required ” ! At some point I realise, why am I arguing? Gotta love…
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β€’ December 26, 2012

Turns out downloading movies from streaming sites is actually viable. Maybe the inability to torrent is not as bad as I initially thought …
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β€’ December 23, 2012

Arriving at Chatuchak weekend market, more than 8k stalls over 35 acres doing more than $1m USD each Saturday and Sunday, have I gone nuts?
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β€’ December 23, 2012

Struggled through almost 2 hours of Jackie Chan ’ s latest film Chinese Zodiac / CZ12 before we finally had to leave. Don ’ t recommend it.
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β€’ December 18, 2012

Leaving a club at 3am on a Monday to find a full scale street party in full flow, could only be Khao San! πŸ™‚
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β€’ December 17, 2012

I still get a kick out of ordering food from the restaurant downstairs on an internal call. It ’ s the simple pleasures in life … πŸ™‚
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β€’ December 15, 2012

Very clever PayPal phishing email to my paypal@ address, with an HTML attachment to open β€œ securely ” in my browser. Very cunning. Almost…
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β€’ December 12, 2012

After a couple of hours hacking Composer is tracking metrics with the awesomely simple stathat.com. Public dashboards to follow …
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β€’ December 11, 2012

Quick internal call downstairs and there ’ s a fried rice on its way! Apparently the chef was off drunk yesterday, but back in action today!
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