Bangkok, December 2008
Part II

After Part I

December 11-20, 2008

Thursday, December 11, 2008

The Sydney Rock oysters are back at Witch's. So are the legs.

Friday, December 12, 2008

Less than a 15 second walk from our condo is the Ruam Rudi shopping mall. We've tried several of the restaurants there including Witch's, Circle, and Coffee Beans by Dao. Last night I tried Bacchus which is a wine bar and restaurant. I ordered fresh Sydney oysters bathed in a caviar sauce, Rocket salad and Monk fish. All of the dishes were brilliant. I love our new neighborhood.

Saturday, December 13, 2008

Another TV commercial in the neighborhood?

Sunday, December 14, 2008

I have to back away from Bacchus a little bit: too many Tuna dishes.

OK, how about a garage shot?

Monday, December 15, 2008

Bacchus again. This time Salmon Tartar with Goat Cheese, Rocket Salad and Mussels Florentine ... and a little tiny pre-starter of I Don't Know.

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

At the corner of Ruam Rudi and Ploenchit there once stood an "L" shaped building that housed some drab offices and a few non-exciting ground floor shops. Just a few weeks ago it was just that; today it is no more. On this spot a Novotel hotel will be built. I am sure that its construction will take much longer than its predecessor's destruction.

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

This site at the intersection of Wireless Road and Ploenchit is being cleared in preparation for the erection of a Ritz Carlton hotel.

Thursday, December 18, 2008

This would be so cool if it happened on January 20th when W finally leaves the White House.

Friday, December 19, 2008

Is The New Yorker playing make-up?

PS: My friend, Dan, from Taipei and Shanghai sent this.

Life's tough now:

Saturday, December 20, 2008

Watcharee hides from the camera.

Next: Part III

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