Good Guys In, Bad Guys Out: Adventures from Immigration Offices Around the World

  “Good Guys In, Bad Guys Out” was the banner heading on my visit to the Thai Immigration Office last week. That in a very blunt way is what every immigration office in the world is about, I guess. In this case, quote was attributed to a Police Lieutenant General whose whole job is to … Continue reading Good Guys In, Bad Guys Out: Adventures from Immigration Offices Around the World

Surprises in Thailand I. Why do Chinese People Come to Thailand to Learn English?

  This is the first in what might become a series. The series is called surprises in Thailand, and includes things that are just surprising. I don’t have any explanations, just musing. One of the surprises though is the fact that Chiangmai in Thailand has over the last five or six years become a mecca … Continue reading Surprises in Thailand I. Why do Chinese People Come to Thailand to Learn English?