How I met the Prime Minister

How I met the Prime Minister

Disclaimer: This story isn’t as exciting as the internet made it. If you are interested in the work, see the finished photos here. Early last week, I took the inaugural flight from Don Mueang Airport (DMK) in Bangkok to the freshly minted Betong International Airport (BTZ). On this trip, I had a brief encounter with Prime Minister…

Getting a Yellow House Book (Tabien Baan) + Pink ID Card in Thailand (2021)

Getting a Yellow House Book (Tabien Baan) + Pink ID Card in Thailand (2021)

For non-Thais staying in Thailand, the recurring bureaucratic processes required to remain in the Kingdom long-term are often the most tedious part of living here. There is absolutely no shortage of paperwork to be filled out, copied, processed, and filed away in Thailand. Having a house book and pink ID card is one of the ways to simplify needing to provide proof of address.