Damien on… Thailand Takes The P*ss
There are too many examples of words in the Thai language that are SILLY in English, for it to be a coincidence: porn, pee-pee, prik, poo, Phuket – and that’s just the ‘P’s.
Plus, let us not forget the one EVERYONE knows – Bangkok.
But it doesn’t stop there. One of the largest chains of megastores in Thailand is called Big C (as in CANCER).
And our local one has a concession called TUMMOUR!
Think I’m kidding? Here they are…