Tagged with On Nut

It’s Food Time – 7-Eleven’s Popcorn!

It’s Food Time – 7-Eleven’s Popcorn!

In celebration of the up coming opening of a new 7-eleven store in my neighbourhood, this post is about one special product you can only get at a 7-eleven. The absence of a 7-eleven store has been one of the disappointing things about living in On Nut.  By absence I mean that to get to … Continue reading

On the way up in On Nut

On the way up in On Nut

One difference in living in a place compared to visiting is seeing it gradually change, compared to taking a snapshot at a given time. And while we always knew that Bangkok can be a fast-paced place, the changes even in our time here have been pretty noticeable, even just in the On Nut area where we … Continue reading

Food Friday – Fruit, Fruit, Fruit!!!

Food Friday – Fruit, Fruit, Fruit!!!

Whether you prefer your fruit, juiced, blended in a smoothie,  freshly cut, accompanying dessert or just bought in bulk then you are in luck.  Thailand has it all and most likely it will be right on the street in front of you. There is an abundance of fruit in Thailand and it is affordable, easy to … Continue reading

Monday Madness – Thailand Cola Wars

Monday Madness – Thailand Cola Wars

In many ways Thailand is a country of entrepreneurs, and maybe a good example of this is the gutsy move by Pepsi’s local distribution company to give the multi-national brand the flick last year.  Although there was no doubt a lot of advance planning behind the scenes, seemingly overnight Pepsi disappeared from Bangkok’s streets and … Continue reading

Exploring Bangkok by Khlong Boat

Exploring Bangkok by Khlong Boat

Sadly Bangkok’s days as the “Venice of the East” are long gone, with most of the canal (or Khlong) transport routes that criss-crossed the city replaced by congested roads as an everyday means of transport.  But even aside from the ferries that run up and down the Chao Phraya river, there are still some canal … Continue reading

Food Friday – On Nut Night Market

As the sun sets in our neighbourhood (near On Nut BTS) the street vendors start to set up their stalls of clothes, sunglasses, electronics, and much more.  The streets start to hum a little louder with people returning from working and wandering the streets on the hunt for dinner or something else. Evening is a … Continue reading