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Old 03-08-2004, 02:06 AM   #1
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To joanofarc and others travelling to Thailand and Asia - dont forget toilet paper!!! (Im taking tissues in the small travel pack)

A workmate was telling me that they dont use it. In public toilets they have a thing that sprays water up the butt! Apparently there is water all over the place. Great!
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I guess they dont have water restrictions over there...

I heard of those things, and apparently their common in france too... never seen any last time but...
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they're not like the french bidets... more like a hose coming out the side of the wall... you can easily control where the water goes - but i don't use the butt sprayer anyway... you're totally right about the toilet paper - i bring charmin rolls - 5 rolls for my 3 week trip - i'm actually thinkning of bringing a few more...

interestingly - i was just reading online that - well maybe you knew the thais are really offended by the soles of feet - they're considered the dirtiest part of the body - read this guys thai toilets tip - yuk! asian toilets don't really bother me - i say yuk because i had no idea the natives stood bare-footed in there
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hi
That website is very useful for people from different place. You may get that experience in the rural area or the village. But in my house you can get everything you need to cleanup.
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Wow good websit joanofarc. thanks for the tips I did not know alot of that...

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one other tip, when in any part of asia dont stick your chop sticks straight up and down in your food, its some old death sign and is very offensive,more so in veitnam...
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