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Where to throw garbage in condominiums and private homes in Thailand

Is it necessary to sort garbage in Thailand?

Near shops, as well as on beaches and other public places, you can see bins for certain types of garbage. These urns may have matching signatures and different colors.

Urns for bottles and plastic glasses may have appropriate slots.

In (more…)

What is Ground Floor in Thailand. How to count floors in Thailand

If you are not a native English speaker, then you should know about “Ground Floor” from your English lessons in high school.

The following picture shows how British English and American English speakers see the world:

In British English, the first floor we are (more…)

How to use Key Cards

What is a Key Card

A key card is a small plastic card that can be used in place of a door key, with magnetically encoded data that can be read and processed by an electronic device.

The key card is also used to open the barrier to enter the condominium or to open the door to enter (more…)

How much money do ones need to live in Pattaya

How much money do ones need to live in Thailand

I have been living in Thailand for the sixth year and have never written articles on how much you need to earn to live in Thailand, because this is too individual: someone in one evening can spend enough money for another to live for a whole (more…)

How to rent an apartment in Pattaya

How to rent an apartment in Thailand

If you try to search Google for “rent an apartment in Pattaya”, then it is likely that you will stumble upon one of the ad aggregator sites, or an agency site. I have had both negative and positive experiences of searching for apartments for (more…)