Buying a second-hand car in Thailand
Buying secondhand is always a gamble, but in the end I went with a low-mileage Chevy LPG converted sedan and haven't had any problems thus far.
Two of Bangkok's nightmare traffic junctions
The most famous junction in Bangkok for expats is Asoke junction, where Sukhumvit road crosses over Asoke road (which confusingly turns back in Ratchada road once Sukhumvit has been crossed). I'm guessing every expat that reads Ajarn.com has been caught at this junction at one time or another, in the back of a taxi or driving themselves