Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by OrangeDragon » Fri May 30, 2014 7:57 pm

kiwiincambodia wrote:We're talking about a grand a week right?
That's even excessive for me... if you can burn a grand a week in cambodia you must LOVE the food at Raffles.
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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by kiwiincambodia » Fri May 30, 2014 8:02 pm

OrangeDragon wrote:
kiwiincambodia wrote:We're talking about a grand a week right?
That's even excessive for me... if you can burn a grand a week in cambodia you must LOVE the food at Raffles.
With my bar bills you would be surprised.

To clarify I've never been to raffles.
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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by OrangeDragon » Fri May 30, 2014 8:07 pm

You know, I'm in trouble because of what I spent in Phnom Penh this last week. 2 particular nights where my tabs topped $150. The missus is not amused... but man I sure was while it was happening, lol.
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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by kiwiincambodia » Fri May 30, 2014 8:12 pm

OrangeDragon wrote:You know, I'm in trouble because of what I spent in Phnom Penh this last week. 2 particular nights where my tabs topped $150. The missus is not amused... but man I sure was while it was happening, lol.
That's the point really.

It is actually quite easy to spend a lot of money on a night in the town here if you are not selecting places based solely on price.

I must have gone through $250 + on Wednesday with the state of origin and then out on the town after. Of course it dosn't help when you are on the piss for just under 12 hours.
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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by OrangeDragon » Fri May 30, 2014 8:26 pm

That's what I tried to explain to her... 6pm to 8am means a lot of drinks. and when a number of them are $3 beers or $4 mixers... shit adds up quick.
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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by kiwiincambodia » Fri May 30, 2014 8:44 pm

Sure does mate but she will never understand that.

Don't worry I'm in the dog house with the wife every weekend for the exact same reason.
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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by Satiated Parrot » Fri May 30, 2014 9:34 pm

OrangeDragon wrote:
kiwiincambodia wrote:We're talking about a grand a week right?
That's even excessive for me... if you can burn a grand a week in cambodia you must LOVE the food at Raffles.
I don't even spend that in Singapore!

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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by kiwiincambodia » Fri May 30, 2014 9:50 pm

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OrangeDragon wrote:
kiwiincambodia wrote:We're talking about a grand a week right?
That's even excessive for me... if you can burn a grand a week in cambodia you must LOVE the food at Raffles.
I don't even spend that in Singapore!

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You could easily though.

Just because you can have a night out for cheap does not mean you have to.

Enjoy life, live it up a little.

I'm not saying it happens every week but if I want to go out for a session and spend a couple of hundred on piss, why the fuck not. If I can afford it I will enjoy it.
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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by Milord » Sat May 31, 2014 12:52 am

phuketrichard wrote:...

One does not argue with 15 year olds with Ak47!!
...

You're right!

Driving at night through the desert in Afghanistan our truck (war surplus 4 1/2 ton Bedford troop carrier) which had poor headlights and next to none brakes, drove through a Military checkpoint.

You know those gates made of Tube steel acted like window wipers to the Soldiers standing there behind it with their Hands Up, like we had a hope in hell of stopping.

Well they were pissed. This is just after the Coup over turning the 1st King, tensions were high, and a Mob of "soldiers" with AK's chased after us.
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Re: Those Living Cheaply Under a Grand

Post by StroppyChops » Sat May 31, 2014 1:34 am

Milord wrote:Driving at night through the desert in Afghanistan our truck (war surplus 4 1/2 ton Bedford troop carrier) which had poor headlights and next to none brakes, drove through a Military checkpoint.

You know those gates made of Tube steel acted like window wipers to the Soldiers standing there behind it with their Hands Up, like we had a hope in hell of stopping.

Well they were pissed. This is just after the Coup over turning the 1st King, tensions were high, and a Mob of "soldiers" with AK's chased after us.
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