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Old 06-02-2008, 07:20 AM   #3476
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Re: Thailand returns

lol train...
lol...

srsly

If theres a hell, its a friggin recreation of thailand trains.
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Old 06-02-2008, 07:32 AM   #3477
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Which one of these would you choose to get from BKK to Koh Tao:

  1. Fly BKK - Koh Samui, boat Koh Samui - Koh Tao ~2800 baht
  2. Bus BKK - Chumphon, boat Chumphon - Koh Tao ~850 baht
  3. Train (2nd class) BKK - Chumphon, boat Chumphon - Koh Tao ~750 baht
The bus+ferry/catamaran trip would last for nine hours all in all. The plane + ferry would take 3-6 hours less. The trains take longer than the busses (?).

Please include fastness (our time in Thailand is limited to two weeks), experience (sightseeing etc), comfort (a/c etc) and monies (I'm not on a budget but since I have a real job money still hasnt lost its value ) to your reasoning. I will be travelling with my wife.
Plane everyday off the week. Money wise it still is pretty cheap and wins in all other catogories.

I have done some train rides in Thailand, one they are a waste of time, two they arent exactly comfortable.
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Old 06-02-2008, 08:03 AM   #3478
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i hate having a friggin girlfriend... 4 girls wanted me to bring them home tonight, the hotest one and ive known them for like 6months+ grrrr

and one of htem brought us to some thai bar in hte middle of some dead street in the middle of nowhere.. so sick
i thought we were gonna get raped there.

and she gave me moniiiiiiiiies
Arrg don't tell me you were with the "nurses students" and u didn't call me....
( I hate you ). I need to sleep with Gift's other best friends Damn!
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Old 06-02-2008, 08:31 AM   #3479
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Alright thanks all. If anyone wants to meetup in BKK on 30.6. - 1.7. or later on Koh Tao PM me.
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Old 06-03-2008, 01:25 AM   #3480
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DONT TAKE A TRAIN IN THAILAND UNLESS ITS LESS THAN AN HOUR OR SO AND FOR THE NOVELTY OF IT. ITS LIKE BEING IN A TUK TUK GOING 10 MILES AN HOUR.
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Old 06-03-2008, 12:35 PM   #3481
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lol train...
lol...

srsly

If theres a hell, its a friggin recreation of thailand trains.
I had a 12 hour train journey in Thailand and it was awesome; had my own bed (-: and easy enough to sleep. That was going north of BK though and I'm guessing most peoples experience here is going south.
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Old 06-03-2008, 06:14 PM   #3482
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Re: Thailand returns

Just booked my flight for Friday the 6th at 12:10pm of of O'hare and arrive in Phuket at 11:59 PM on the 7th hope to see everyone there, and hopefully I'm not a dumbass and can get there without any problems.
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Old 06-03-2008, 06:15 PM   #3483
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see u tagfish
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Old 06-03-2008, 06:20 PM   #3484
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see u tagfish
Ohhh no the jokes have already started =) Also does anyone want to sell me stars or tilt money when I'm out there. I can give you check, or wire you money or you can just let me money to play around with and I will ship back as I do not lose at NL 5-10 or 10-20 6 max.
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Old 06-03-2008, 07:00 PM   #3485
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Anyone know if American sprint cell phones work there? and do I need to pack anything special because of the weather?
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Old 06-03-2008, 07:44 PM   #3486
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do I need to pack anything special because of the weather?
Yeah some common sense, pickup your friend(s) in Phuket and rush to bangkok where the real parties and the hottest girls are.

To quote Pumpui recently ( he's living in Phuket ) : "Man it's so nice to be checked out by hot babes everywhere all day long and go to real nightclubs. Phuket is awful"

Phuket pros :
-the beach, breathable air and nature ( hippy stuff imo )

Bangkok pros :
- Hottest girls in the country and hot girls in massive quantity plus uni girls in uniform every 20 meters.
- Best nightclubs of all types ( hookers ones to ballers ones ) "nightclubs" in Phuket are a joke imo
- Best restaurant and shopping ( hands down again for quality and variety )
- Gogo bars full of hot naked girls, There is no real gogo bar in phuket only "beer bars" which are usually boring ( target clientele 50yrs old + ) and with no nakeness
- Only 2h from the pussy capital of the world Pattaya
- Taxis cheap numerous and reliable ( no taxi in phuket lol ), Bts skytrain ( the best thing since sliced bread )
-you can take the plane any hour to any beach in Thailand max flight time 2h.

You got my point, I really wonder why a baller looking for party would go to Phuket and if you are looking for relaxation and nice beaches you have better options too.

Why gamble in AC when you can go to Vegas?

IMHO of course
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Old 06-03-2008, 07:48 PM   #3487
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and do I need to pack anything special because of the weather?
Kevlar beeeeeatch!
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Old 06-04-2008, 01:27 AM   #3488
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Ohhh no the jokes have already started =) Also does anyone want to sell me stars or tilt money when I'm out there. I can give you check, or wire you money or you can just let me money to play around with and I will ship back as I do not lose at NL 5-10 or 10-20 6 max.
Yeah np. Just teach me to beat 5/10 on stars and I'll ship you whatever you want.
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Old 06-04-2008, 01:54 AM   #3489
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To quote Pumpui recently ( he's living in Phuket ) : "Man it's so nice to be checked out by hot babes everywhere all day long and go to real nightclubs. Phuket is awful"
To be fair, max lives in one of the worst areas of phuket and has only been out 1 or 2 times when the cops were closing everything early and no one would go out.

Everything you listed is right, but it's pretty skewed. Even though the nightlife isn't as good as in BKK it's still pretty damn good. And there are plenty of hot thai girls here (especially in Phuket Town). Obviously the food's not as good as BKK because like everything else a city of 10 million+ is going to have more variety than a resort island. Again, the food here is still really good (a few guys who just arrived can't believe how good/cheap it is here). I like speeding around the jungle on a motorbike and having great beaches just minutes away. But to each his own. I love bangkok and can't wait to go back at the end of the month.
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Old 06-04-2008, 06:09 AM   #3490
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thailand looks like a penis party. any chicks there that aren't prostitutes or hippy backpackers?
depends on the area, in tourist areas 80-95% of hot girls are hookers
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Old 06-04-2008, 07:15 AM   #3491
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Re: Thailand returns

I did some dentalwork at a place in the times square building. I dont have anything to compare it to caus I never had cavity's before but they drilled a huge hole in my tooth and filled it up nicely. however during the drilling i complained a a chilling pain and THEN they decided maby u should get an Xray and see whats up. A infection ore something was discovered under the tooth and I actually should have gotten a rootcanal but there was this treatment that was 50/50 and like 1/3 of the price. And sins I did noy want to get my tooth drilled away I decided to go with coinflip.
Im pretty sure that I would get an Xray first in my country then would have the options weighted to me instead of half way trough the procedure. so the working order was a bit weird but the actual quality of the work was good.

and yes dont take trains i thailand, SPEC the one on routh to chumpon -> surathani sins it travels in about 45km/h.

bkk to koh tao
#1 fly samui boat up
#2 fly krabi buss boat up(think this is faster than #3 if not do #3)
#3buss chumpon take the speedboat ferry
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Old 06-04-2008, 12:44 PM   #3492
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gah, some nig is ***** up with my landlord trying to steal his land and stuff... have to move during next month...

wow
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Old 06-04-2008, 12:52 PM   #3493
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gah, some nig is ***** up with my landlord trying to steal his land and stuff... have to move during next month...

Kathu/chalong or thalang :/


What would be really great is if they had some kind of 'village' type of villa.. like 4-5 villas/house around each other in a private gated 'community'

Could be like poker land and everyone could still get some privacy
like where the brits+canadians live in kata you mean?
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Old 06-04-2008, 12:54 PM   #3494
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screech & the gang, thanks for showing me a good time around last night. i got to my hotel at 7am (it took almost an hr somehow to get to my hotel somehow..) now @ chaing mai. im really liking it here so far, cultural polar opposite of phuket, with a tons of 'local' things around. i like paying 20baht for local tuktuks as well, not 500 lol.

p.s) alex pm me your IM contact so i can ship you the monies i o u.
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Old 06-04-2008, 02:30 PM   #3495
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Yeah some common sense, pickup your friend(s) in Phuket and rush to bangkok where the real parties and the hottest girls are.

To quote Pumpui recently ( he's living in Phuket ) : "Man it's so nice to be checked out by hot babes everywhere all day long and go to real nightclubs. Phuket is awful"

Phuket pros :
-the beach, breathable air and nature ( hippy stuff imo )

Bangkok pros :
- Hottest girls in the country and hot girls in massive quantity plus uni girls in uniform every 20 meters.
- Best nightclubs of all types ( hookers ones to ballers ones ) "nightclubs" in Phuket are a joke imo
- Best restaurant and shopping ( hands down again for quality and variety )
- Gogo bars full of hot naked girls, There is no real gogo bar in phuket only "beer bars" which are usually boring ( target clientele 50yrs old + ) and with no nakeness
- Only 2h from the pussy capital of the world Pattaya
- Taxis cheap numerous and reliable ( no taxi in phuket lol ), Bts skytrain ( the best thing since sliced bread )
-you can take the plane any hour to any beach in Thailand max flight time 2h.

You got my point, I really wonder why a baller looking for party would go to Phuket and if you are looking for relaxation and nice beaches you have better options too.

Why gamble in AC when you can go to Vegas?

IMHO of course
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Old 06-04-2008, 04:41 PM   #3496
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uhh i don't know lee's 2p2 name, can somebody ask him to add me to msn ?
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Old 06-04-2008, 09:35 PM   #3497
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gah, some nig is ***** up with my landlord trying to steal his land and stuff... have to move during next month...

Kathu/chalong or thalang :/


What would be really great is if they had some kind of 'village' type of villa.. like 4-5 villas/house around each other in a private gated 'community'

Could be like poker land and everyone could still get some privacy
yah we have this
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Old 06-04-2008, 10:57 PM   #3498
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gah, some nig is ***** up with my landlord trying to steal his land and stuff... have to move during next month...

Kathu/chalong or thalang :/


What would be really great is if they had some kind of 'village' type of villa.. like 4-5 villas/house around each other in a private gated 'community'

Could be like poker land and everyone could still get some privacy
lol chocolate men. did you have to pay rent after? Like MIT said, Katamanda is perfect for this.
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Old 06-04-2008, 11:05 PM   #3499
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screech & the gang, thanks for showing me a good time around last night. i got to my hotel at 7am (it took almost an hr somehow to get to my hotel somehow..) now @ chaing mai. im really liking it here so far, cultural polar opposite of phuket, with a tons of 'local' things around. i like paying 20baht for local tuktuks as well, not 500 lol.

p.s) alex pm me your IM contact so i can ship you the monies i o u.
Glad you had fun. I really wanted to see chang mai before I leave but it doesn't look like that's going to happen . Enjoy the rest of your trip!
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Old 06-05-2008, 02:40 AM   #3500
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Team Phuket VS. Team BKK HU grudge match gogogogoogogogogo

fwiw, our setup (location, housing, crew of friends) is what really makes Phuket paradise, in addition to all the same kinds of things they have in BKK.
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