Hotel Travel FC wins Bowl

Andaman International Soccer 7’s

Well the lads did ok, I arrived a little late due to a severe hang over, managed to get there at 7 minutes passed nine at which point I had missed our first goal of the tournament. Even at that early hour I’m glad I wasn’t playing it was extremely hot, we had three games to play in the round robin group stage, the first game we managed to win against the Kanto Celts from Japan 2 -1. Read the rest of this entry »


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Loy Krathong this Saturday the 24th

Loy Krathong festival (also spelt loi krathong) is coming up this weekend this is probably one of the most elegant festivals in Thailand. It is held on 12th full moon of the lunar calendar, I can’t remember if this has ever fallen out side of November I guess it could do, this year it will be celebrated on the 24th November in Phuket.


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Family Arriving next week


Well next Tuesday the 20th Uncle (Big) Gareth arrives with a couple of his friends, the plane arrives at 11:30 from Hong Kong, so I’m picking them up at the airport and dropping them off at the small but private Palm Cottage Bungalows that we booked them last week. Read the rest of this entry »

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Hotel Travel FC Team

Andaman International Soccer 7’s.

Well, tomorrow I’ll be getting up at some really silly hour (8am) for a Saturday and trudging down to Karon Stadium to watch our brave lads do battle with the other teams in the Andaman International Soccer 7’s. Read the rest of this entry »

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Microsoft Launches Live Search Webmaster Portal

Well I’ve been invited to test Microsoft’s Webmaster Portal Beta Version I signed up a couple of months a go and received and invite yesterday. So I’ve sign in and authenticated the sites account, first impressions from playing around with it for an hour or so are, Read the rest of this entry »

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Boss leaves

Bit of a shock yesterday in our weekly meeting the head of the department announced he was leaving us, it would appear that he’s had enough of the stress of running the department and the battles with the upper management when deciding the direction of the marketing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Moving House after 8 years

Last weekend we moved houses, after being in the last one for 8 years. Typically my ex-landlady true to Chinese-Thai form, told Pang and myself one thing six weeks ago (the last week in September) basically the house around us are going to have a make over and generally tidied up, but she stated that we wouldn’t have to move and that ours could be polished up while we lived there. Read the rest of this entry »

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