Signs of Pattaya
On this page you will find some interesting
signs that that be found in Pattaya. They have no real interest
other than for a bit of a laugh.
As the scripts of English and Thai are very
different each language undergoes transliteration (as opposed
to translation.) This leads to some interesting
results. Some of them are caused be errors in the
transliteration and is probably due to a lack of understanding
of the English language. Other signs are the results of
misplaced words or the result of poor grammar. You will even
see some signs that you would think the bodies creating them
would have a higher chance of getting it right.
This first photo was taken on the soi on
which Tim Boutique Hotel can be found. I guess it is for
Abbe's Bar is on Walking Street and this
photo was taken in that bar. I know the Thai guys are small be
I don't think even they can fit in this toilet.
Paradise Bar is one of the larger bars on Soi 7. They
haven't quite got this sign right.
Like to get your hair washed?
You would thing the local council would get
some professional help with their signs. However, it would
appear that this in not the case. This sign can be found on
Sukhumvit Road just to the south of Pattaya Klang.
More photos will be added as I come across new