I have decided to end my time living in The Land of Dilly Dalliers this summer, I am going to change my life from living in a fast paced (ha!) city to a suburban town of London. I am moving from a spacious condo to a detached house occupied by my parents (I’m 33 this year!).
If shopping is your cardio and you love the thrill of finding the best bargains then Chatuchak could be your best option with its wide range of collection from handmade local goods to fashionable and trendy designs from Thailand’s young fashion designers.
So you got a job in Thailand, you’ve booked your flights, you’ve said your goodbyes, you just need to pack. Twice I have packed to live. First time in 2010 for South Korea and then 2011 for Thailand. Here are some tips to pack when moving to Thailand.
You must have been to Pratunam Market or Chatuchak Market many times. But the smart local resident knows where to find the best place for mass market clothing. Bangkok’s busy Bobae Market offers a twin haven of wholesale shopping found in two main areas – Bobae Market and Bobae Tower.
I hate how Thai people walk! A colleague of mine accused me of being culturally insensitive. I think that was what he was getting at, he actually said ‘It is their country; they can walk how they like.’ True. But I don’t have to like it. Whenever asked about living in Bangkok I always give the same answer “I love Thailand but I hate Bangkok.” or I pull a face.
Social Media has opened new doors for business opportunities at the most cost-effective way possible. With these tips in mind, you are most likely to get effective results from your social media activities. By keeping people engaged and reaching out to new people, it won’t be long before these conversations turn into transactions.
Love it or hate it, Bangkok streets are once again celebrating with water as Thais and foreigners usher the Thai New Year with a bang. A proof that firework displays and champagne can be just as fun as water fights and whiskey.
Living and working in Bangkok, I definitely want to see more statistics about the number of businesses in Thailand using Social Media to promote their businesses and how valuable they see Social Media content as a tool to get past the everyday blah of marketing messages.
Sourcing clothing and goods in Bangkok is serious business. This bustling city in Thailand is home to one of the largest wholesale clothing manufacturers in
Christmas in Bangkok is something that I do every year, so this time around, I figured I should go somewhere for New Year’s. So before the end of the year, I packed my warm clothes as I braced myself for a winter week in Hong Kong.
As the end of 2012 draws near, I look back 10 months ago when I first started my online business in Bangkok. I started small, as a one-man business and yes, I am still a solo entrepreneur today. I am not expecting any business breakthroughs or miracles just yet, but the best part is, the business is still here and growing.
Recently, I was given the amazing opportunity to work full time in a start up company in Bangkok providing Social Media Services to entrepreneurs, professionals and small businesses.