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Bangkok Klongs

Bangkok was once criss-crossed with canals, called klongs (or khlongs), and earned the nickname “The Venice of Asia”. Quite a few klongs remain, and tourists can hire a longtail boat (with a big outboard motor and a boatman who likes to speed) to take a tour. 34 more words


London: Blooming Marvellous

Borough, Spitalfields, Portobello….what Londoner doesn’t love a good market.

Last weekend I headed to Colombia Road to check out the flower market and then on to the Tower of London. 220 more words

Day Trips

Grandin Village Community Market

Tomorrow – Saturday – 8 am until  12 noon

Breads – coming  next week to West End Community Market – Tuesday – 3 pm to 6 pm  60 more words


10/31/14...a Halloween to remember...scary!

Quote of the Day from the Friars Club Encyclopedia of Jokes: “Sexual harassment at work – is it a problem for the self-employed?” – Victoria Wood… 1,351 more words

Markets Explode Higher As Bank Of Japan Goes All-In-er; Increases QE To JPY 80 Trillion

You know the world’s financial markets have become farce when the broad Nikkei 225 stock market of Japan rises 1000 points in 7 hours… The meme that stock ‘markets’ move on fundamentals not central bank liquidity is officially dead.  930 more words


U.S. stocks hit new highs, erase big October losses

Correction? What correction? In early trading, the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all topped recent highs and wiped out the sizable losses they suffered in the early October swoon, a sign Wall Street bulls are back in control. 498 more words


Watch List: Friday 31/10/2014

Watch List:  Friday 31 October 2014

Pre-Market: Prior to the open futures prices are all up.

Market Outlook: The markets should move on volume after the Bank of Japan announced that they will start a new monetary program that will purchase $80 trillion yen in Japanese Government Bonds. 25 more words