Bangkok, November 2012
Part II

After Part I

November 8-15, 2012

Thursday, November 8, 2012

I think that Bangkok's two most famous political cartoonists were happy with the US presidential election result.


Friday, November 9, 2012

Here in Bangkok the last three months of the year is a popular time period for weddings. This week a local radio station (FM 105.5) conducted a "Battle of the Brides" with the winner getting 600,000 baht (@ $20,000.00) worth of bridal goodies. Read the print to see what the brides had to do besides running 300 meters.





Saturday, November 10, 2012

It's been several years since we have eaten at The Banyan Tree hotel which is located on Bangkok's Sathorn road. Here is how the buffet offerings are displayed.


Sunday, November 11, 2012 (or 111112)

Arch Bishop Weddell Chompkoff of Lahore, Pakistan writes: "I am sick and tired of turning dried tasteless crackers into The Holy Eucharist. Let me see some close-ups of the food offerings at the Banyan Tree buffet."

You got it, padre!


Monday, November 12, 2012

The entrance-way to our Bangkok condo has a new addition. Can you locate it? What is it, you say. Last week one of us (guess who) went to a fortune teller and on the fortune teller's advice purchased a colorful disk that when hung above the door will keep evil spirits away.


Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Finally, the answer.


Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Any guesses as to the age of this Fiat? Hmmm ... '50s or '60s. Anyway, it has been parked in the visitor section of our condo's garage for the past fortnight.


Thursday, November 15, 2012

Why is the left side of the car so close to the wall? How does the driver get in the car?

 

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