Category Archives: Ubon City

Lap Swimming Pools in Ubon Ratchathani

In February I began training for a triathlon and I was surprised to find that Ubon has quite a few lap pools available to the public. Below is a list of them. I’ll update information as I hear about it … Continue reading

Posted in Ubon City | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

2014 Children’s Day at Wing 21 วันเด็กอุบลราชธานี

Today is children’s day across Thailand. The main attraction are the military bases opening to the public. In Ubon, the big event is at the Air Force base; Wing 21. Last year’s show was more exciting. For some reason the jets … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays, Ubon City | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Ubon Flooding – Update 5

Thanks to Jeab for the above picture. Yesterday the Mun River peaked at 9.2 meters and today at 1am it finally started to drop. That’s 61cm short of the water level in 2011. It’s only gone down 1cm so far … Continue reading

Posted in Ubon City, Weather | 1 Comment

Ubon Flooding – Update 4

The water continues to rise but it looks like it will finally start going down tonight or tomorrow. Here is the increase in water for the last 5 days. Sep28 – 16cm Sep29 – 15cm Sep30 – 10cm Oct01 – … Continue reading

Posted in Ubon City, Weather | Leave a comment

Ubon Flooding – Update 3

I made it out to take a few pictures this afternoon. Didn’t have time to explore too much but these are from some of the main flooded areas.

Posted in Ubon City, Weather | Tagged | Leave a comment

Ubon Flooding – Update 2

The river is up to 9.03m. A local reporter said it would peak sometime tomorrow. Below is another video update on the typhoon. It’s slipping North but the heaviest rain is on the South side. I doubt we get much … Continue reading

Posted in Ubon City, Weather | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Ubon Flooding – Update 1

Ubon is flooding. This comes as no surprise to those living on the Mun River and know it’s an annual possibility. Most people already have boats or are at least used to packing up and moving to the temporary camping … Continue reading

Posted in Ubon City, Weather | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Good Bye Sunee Hotel Ubon

I’m done giving business to the Sunee Hotel in Ubon. Their management is horrible. I often reserve rooms for visiting family, friends and sometimes teachers and have had a few minor problems in the past but today tops them all. … Continue reading

Posted in Hotel, Life, Ubon City | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Grand Condo Ubon Ratchathani

The Grand Condo is a new condo set to be completed April 2014 next to Big C and Ubon Square. In the first week they sold 71 of the 201 units. They have 2 bedroom and 1 bedroom designs. Some … Continue reading

Posted in Housing, Ubon City | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

Klab Phruek Park Condo Ubon กัลปพฤกษ์ พาร์ค คอนโดมิเนียม อุบล

Updated May 1, 2013 A new condo is coming to Ubon by C.P. Land. It’s called Klab Phruek Park Ubon (กัลปพฤกษ์ พาร์ค คอนโดมิเนียม อุบล). It’s next to a separate project called Chayangkun Village on Chayangkun 40. These two projects together make … Continue reading

Posted in Housing, Ubon City | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments