Retirement Info Northeastern Thailand
Friday May 22nd 2015

Welcome to Isaan Retirement – Real Isaan Info

Isaan Photos, Videos, Maps, Info – From Two Isaan Expats

Khon Kaen

Khon Kaen Songkran

Yes, it is that time of year again. Songkran is officially celebrated from 13-15 April but since the Thai people love [Read More]

Khon Kaen Watermelon

Spotted some watermelon on one of my morning bicycle rides [Read More]

Barbecue Chicken

One of my favorite meals in Isaan – BBQ Chicken [Read More]

Furniture Salesman Khon Kaen

Hard working salesman in Khon Kaen [Read More]

Isaan Photos


Nong Khai

High Tech Buddhist Monk

We visited many temples in Nong Khai and hit one that had a bunch of younger monks milling about around back. [Read More]


Park In Kalasin

We were about one week late for the rainy season waterfalls. [Read More]

Traditional Thai Greeting

Greeting at a park entrance in Kalasin [Read More]

Buddha Statues

A multitude of Buddha images inside the chedi [Read More]

Buddha Statue In Temple Garden

On a road trip with my buddy Tom, we stopped at a chedi for some early morning photos. [Read More]

Sakon Nakhon

Sakon Nakhon

Sakon Nakhon means City of Cities. [Read More]


Mukdahan Beer Break

Always cold beer and a cute girl to serve it in Isaan. [Read More]

Dinner at the Mukdahan Night Market

Cheap eats at the Mukdahan Night Market – and delicious [Read More]

Mukdahan Market

One of many Indo-China markets along the Mekong River.  Lots of goodies to shop for at [Read More]

Tuk Tuk

While having breakfast in Mukdahan, we watched a host of tuk-tuks going about their [Read More]

Udon Thani

My Wedding Photographer

My Wedding Photographer

Good to have friends in Isaan.  My buddy from Hawaii, that spends six months out of the year was here when I got married and he took the videos.  Here he is getting his sai-sin good luck strings from a Buddhist monk.  [Read More]

Green Machine

Green Machine

Everyone needs a hobby when they retire in Isaan.  My buddy’s hobby is souping up motorcycles. [Read More]

Isaan Small House

Isaan Small House

My friend’s place in Udon Thani. [Read More]

Buddhist Amulet

Buddhist Amulet

One of my buddies that lives in Udon Thani 6 months out of the year has a nice collection of Buddhist amulets. [Read More]

Isaan Videos

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