The crazy water throwing festival Songkran is just around the corner. I want to remind you that traditional Thai New Year will be celebrated all across Thailand on April 13th, 14th and 15th. Down in Sin City otherwise known as Pattaya, the water wars last a whole week and there is no escaping it!

Despite the Thai authorities saying they will be clamping down, there will be many road deaths and injuries, health risks from contaminated water, plus the potential of violence, when things get out of hand. Most people want to enjoy Songkran, but there are always some people who go too far.

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This is the time of year, when there is a mass exodus from Bangkok of both Thais and expat residents and I do not expect this year to be any different.

Meanwhile, The Strip GoGo Bar in Patpong are gearing up with a party…


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