James Clark


Open source, standards geek. Co-founder of Lamplaimat Pattana School. Observer of Thai politics. Foodie.

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Cracked my new iPad screen. Repair consists of exchanging it for a new one at 50% of the original cost :-(

Water cooling the school's lawnmower

Fried pork womb - first time I've knowingly tried that body part.

Forbidden to sell alcohol tonight in Thailand, so my cocktail comes in a teacup

Spitfire, Hurricane and Lancaster flypast over London

First time I've seen this fruit in Thailand (มะขามเทศ, manila tamarind); did not like it much

Me and my father with a tiger in Chiang Mai

Supplies from England for Christmas lunch

The gairng tai pla at Nahm is serious stuff

Tonight's wine; amazingly youthful for a 20-year old wine.

Had to google to figure out meaning of this sticker on the bedside table in my Singapore hotel room

Dinner at Flutes at the Fort. Disappointing food but a lovely wine.

Rice cooked with "anchan" flowers

An interesting Thai kitchen implement

Ants make a surprisingly good addition to Thai chicken soup.

My favourite Thai sweet: khao niaow sankaya (sticky rice with egg custard)