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Thailand 2010 – First Three Months – a short review

December is always the time for reviews and reflections. What happened, what was good, what not, etc. Since this blog is about Thailand I would like to only review my time in Thailand. Until now, only three months. But already a lot to talk and think about. Same same, but different At first there is to say that Thailand is NOT a third world country. I know many of you folks back at home think that there is no electricity here, nobody knows internet and people go to work by…

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So this was christmas

So this was christmas in Thailand. Completely different, strange, warm, sunny, with good food and totally without christmas mood. In order to celebrate christmas I went to Mahasarakham. Since Sina works there, we decided to spent the holy night at her place with good food (Schnitzel, yeah!) and some self made christmas mood. But with 30 degrees and being the only persons around to celebrate the holy night the christmas feeling somehow got lost or never showed up. Nevertheless we had a great time, eating Schnitzel, making a camp fire,…

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First time Mahasarakham

Back home in Udon Thani! After some days in Mahasarakham City, Mahasarakham. Since I heard a lot of Sarakham (how many lazy Thais call it) I did not expect tooo much when entering Mahasarakham after a three hours journey with our college bus. The first impression: Wow! Nice University! Nice Colleges! A lot of students! But where is the college we intended to visit? The college for Agriculture and Technology. Well….we had to pass Mahasarakham city, drive another 10-12 kilometers and then – in the middle of nowhere – turn…

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