Roi-Et Thani Hotel
Travel Blogs from Roi Et
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Back to Khamnadie and then straight over to John's where the three of us sit in our coats bemoaning the awful weather. We always get cold mornings and evenings at this time of year but by about 10:00 the sun has always come up to make things hot again. Today it has stayed cloudy, windy and cold all day and none of us can remember that happening before.
... who is going to build the shelter at the farm comes to see us. He has been out to the farm for a look and tells us that the ground where we want the shelter is so hard he couldn't dig the post holes. Will need to postpone the job until the rains come ... in June ?! I guess that a lot of the stuff that we have been busy clearing will have grown again by then but at least I wont ...
... in Khamnadie we go to see the workman who has been plaguing us to start work to give him the go-ahead only to find that he is not free today. Isn't that how things always work out ?
We go to the farm in the afternoon and now have a clear path all around the pond with access for a dak-dak to the shelter site.
Get back for a visit to the village market where we are able to get the pumpkin that we forgot this ...
... the last few hundred miles to Bangkok.
With Christmas officially over in this household we take down the tree and pack it away till next year although I don't know if I will be here then or not. We have received 7 Christmas cards from the UK and thank everyone ho sent one for remembering us over here !
Sit on front porch in the evening and watch Jiap wash the car ready for their departure.
... an hour or so at the farm. The workman who built the wall is eager to start on the shelter we want at the farm but we had told him we had no intention of starting before the new year. In a way it would be good for my stress levels if they built it when I wasnt here !
Late in the afternoon and the two of us are sat on the front porch talking about who has been home for the holiday ...
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