As I have done so on countless occasions and without thought I ride my bike to my local bank, the beach and occasionally to a bar if I am just having a few. However one day I decided to walk and take in my surroundings. I walked past a nice bar called Country Roads, Country…
Hello there, Big John here blogging for LovePattayaThailand.com. I was invited by Alex Co owner of The Cove Pub to give a write up on what they are about. The Cove Pub pride themselves on  selling cask ales from all over the world. So you real ale drinkers are in for a big treat! This bar…
Hello folks Big John here blogging for LovePattayaThailand.com I visited the 8 Horseshoes Tavern, situated on Thrappaya Road, just going down the hill before you come into Pattaya from Jomtien. On entering this Russian restaurant I was greeted by the owner and chef Mr Mikhail IIyin, who is a really nice bloke and speaks quite…
Hi folks this is Big John blogging for lovepattayathailand.com. I was invited by Constantine the boss of Baan Dusit holiday resort to judge a barbecue competition, I was one of six judges. This resort is about 25 minutes away from Central Pattaya. There were ten local restaurants competing for quite a few varied awards. Now…
Hi folks this is Big John blogging for lovepattayathailand.com I was recently invited by Sport Point to be a judge for their December 2015 beauty contest (how sad), but someone had to do it. There was 12 fantastic looking ladies taking part and it was a hard fought contest, these girls were mainly Russians with…
If you are a retiree or a pensioner like me, faced with living out the rest of your days on a modest fixed income that arrives on exactly the same day each month. The idea of living the rest of your life in a warm, always sunny city or resort town that welcomes foreigners with…
I decided to take the flavor of the month for a romantic meal earlier in the week, a friend had recently been to cabbages and condoms and had reminded me what a great restaurant it was, it was always one of my favorite places to eat but due to being mainly single a long time…