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Pattaya International Fireworks Festival 2010

Last night was the last in the Pattaya International Fireworks Festival. Despite recent heavy rain last night was comparatively dry. Many people crowded the beach and businesses with good views of the event. The fireworks show was part of the … Continue reading

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Pattaya Signs #3

I think this Pattaya sign needs no explanation. It was located in the Wat on South Pattaya Road (Pattaya Thai). I guess many people were using it for purposes is was not designed for.

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Big Buddha Hill and the Big Buddha

To the south of Pattaya is Big Buddha Hill. On top of the hill sits the Big Buddha over-looking Pattaya and Jomtien. The Buddha is approximately 30m (100ft) high. The structure was constructed when Pattaya was still a small fishing … Continue reading

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Songkran 2010

Songkran is well and truly underway in Pattaya. Every time you step outside your door you risk being drowned. Some people love it others hate it. There is no doubt that some people take it too far. Almost every time … Continue reading

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Pattaya New Year 2010

Well the Pattaya New Year has come and gone for another year. There were many people in town but not as many as previous years. There were markets along the beach side of Beach Road but not in Walking Street … Continue reading

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Pattaya Halloween 2009

It was Halloween in Pattaya last night and there was plenty going on. There was a free concert at the junction of Beach Road and Pattaya Central Road (Pattaya Klang.) Beach road was more of less closed to traffic and … Continue reading

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Pattaya Signs #2: Hair Laundry

Carrying on with the series of funny signs found in Pattaya here is an interesting business. Rather than being a spelling mistake this one is just poor word positioning.

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New Simon Complex

The hew beer bar complex owed by the same people as the Simon Complex further down Walking Streetis now open. They didn’t spend a lot of time deliberating the name of teh new complex as it’s name is the New … Continue reading

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Soi Diamond Gogo Bars

There are quite a few gogo bars clustered together at the Walking Street end of Soi Diamond. This photo should Super Baby, Carousel and Paris gogo bars. The people out the front of these gogo bars are rather pushy trying … Continue reading

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Pattaya Floating Market

Pattaya Floating Market is located to the south of Pattaya on Sukhumvit Road. The aim of the market is to capture the old way of Thai life. The constructions are made of teak. Items and food are available from the … Continue reading

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