Notes from a Nomad

Remarkable People, Memorable Events and Fascinating Destinations from Around the World.


28 – Dinner with Miss Chan. Kuala Lumpur: March 6 2015


14 Sri M TempleOne of the downsides of spending extended periods in Thailand on a Tourist Visa (rather than use a Retirement Visa) is that it is necessary to leave and re-enter Thailand every 30 days. And indeed, many Travel Agencies operate daily ‘Border Runs’ for a quick 3 hour hop over the nearest border so ‘residents’ can extend their visa with the minimum of inconvenience. Continue reading