Ban Dung – บ้านดุง

Bandunglife is all about; Ban Dung Thailand , It features the latest news and articles of local Interest including what there is to do, places to visit , the surrounding Districts and provinces and generally what life is like in Isaan ( North East Thailand) .

Latest News

Rice Sowing

Its that time of year again & everybody is busy sowing the rice again. It won’t belong before the countryside turns green again instead of a dusty brown.


Retail News

A new PTT petrol Station & 7-Eleven outlet is being built just before Tesco Lotus as you leave town. A survey has also been done canvassing opinion about opening a Big-C supermarket in town as well. If it goes ahead … [CLICK TO READ MORE]


Summer Storms

The region is currently experiencing some summer storms , Bringing Electricity poles and Billboards in Charoen Sin as well as causing damage to many Rubber trees. This house in Udon Thani Province illustrates some of the damage caused .

Summer Storm


There was the usual Songkran Parade through Ban Dung Today which lasted for over an Hour. There was the usual array of floats and Dancers.


Eddie Carey

It is with deep regret that I have to report that Eddie Carey ( Of Eddies Sports Bar Fame ) Died Saturday Night ( Suspected Heat Attack). His body still needs authorisation by the UK embassy to be released back … [CLICK TO READ MORE]


Lucky Shop

A new Bar & shop called “Lucky Shop” has opened on the Phon Sung Road heading out of Ban Dung & is owned by Gary Shale from Australia. As well as an adjacent Thai shop & Gary selling Beers in … [CLICK TO READ MORE]