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Bangkok Days PDF by Lawrence Osborne

Bangkok Days PDF by Lawrence Osborne

Bangkok Days

A PASSIONATE, AFFECTIONATE RECORD OF ADVENTURES AND MISADVENTURES IN THE WORLD S HOTTEST METROPOLIS Tourists come to Bangkok for many reasons a sex change operation, a night with two prostitutes dressed as nuns, a stay in a luxury hotel Lawrence Osborne comes for the cheap dentistry Broke but no longer in pain , he finds that he can live in Bangkok on a few dollars a d A PASSIONATE, AFFECTIONATE RECORD OF ADVENTURES AND MISADVENTURES IN THE WORLD S HOTTEST METROPOLIS Tourists come to Bangkok for many reasons a sex change operation, a night with two prostitutes dressed as nuns, a stay in a luxury hotel Lawrence Osborne comes for the cheap dentistry Broke but no longer in pain , he finds that he can live in Bangkok on a few dollars a day And so the restless exile stays Osborne s is a visceral experience of Bangkok, whether he s wandering the canals that fill the old city dining at the No Hands Restaurant, where his waitress feeds him like a baby or launching his own notably unsuccessful career as a gigolo A guide without inhibitions, Osborne takes us to a feverish place where a strange blend of ancient Buddhist practice and new sexual s has created a version of modernity only superficially indebted to the West Bangkok Days is a love letter to the city that revived Osborne s faith in adventure and the world

Title : Bangkok Days
Author :  Lawrence Osborne
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Isbn : 1846552982
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Pages : 271 pages

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