It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Normal

Well friends, it looks like we might be outa the woods. Out of the tunnel. Into the sunlight. In the past few days, the Redlight Districts of Bangkok have started to resemble their pre-scamdemic selves. Enthusiasm among girls and bar staff has started to swell, like the first ripples of a wave. Punters are punting…

Seven’s Red-Light Week

Well hey there, reader. How’s your life going? Omicron continues to be benign, giving the Thai government their “shit-or-get-off-the-pot” moment. Either go full tyrannical-fascist or abandon all Covid restrictions and get back to normal. We’re on pins and needles waiting to see what they choose. Things in Thailand are leading toward freedom, which is as…

State of the Red-Light: Omicron Edition

Happy Sunday, reader. How’s your scamdemic going? Apologies to my 10 loyal readers for not posting last week. I was overwhelmed with the depressing state of the Red-Light, the city, the country, and the world at large and a sense that the fun ban-will never end. I’m much perkier this week. The good news is,…

Seven Pigs Out, 2021

Happy 2022, reader. Last year at this time, Bangkok was tentatively open. ‘Twas right before the impending 8-month lockdown that ruined the year. I went nuts and hit 6 different holiday dinners and blogged about it. You can review those here: http://patpongnightlife.com/2020/12/27/seven-pigs-out-part-1/ This year, I made a similar effort, though the average price of a…