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Spend your holiday in Thailand.

Thailand has it all. Whether you prefer to spend a relaxing holiday in a lounge chair on the beach with an umbrella equipped drink in hand, or if you want to be a little more active and experience new sensations in the form of impressive temples, stunning scenery or a ride on an elephant.

Or if you want experiences of the kind that insurers do not cover, such as white-water rafting, bungee jumps, open water diving, and rock climbing.

Read more about the various places in Thailand and activities you can enjoy in Thailand. Below you will find a list of the available articles.

Ladyboys in Thailand
Tags: Ladyboys - Operation
Ladyboys in ThailandIn Thailand, you can find ladyboys who is prettier than most girls are. Read about ladyboys and the transformation from boy to girl.
Saying Hello With a Wai
Tags: Wai - Culture
Using a waiThai people do not shake hands when saying hello, they use a wai. Read how to use a wai and why you only have to wai if you are Thai.
Travel Insurance
Tags: Insurance - Hospitals - Scooter
Travel InsuranceIt is important to have good travel insurance when you travel to Thailand. Read why, and what to look for in order to get the right coverage for your holiday in Thailand.
Travel by Train in Thailand
Tags: Train - Bangkok - Chiang Mai - Phuket
Trains in ThailandTravelling by train is very inexpensive in Thailand. However, you should only take the train if you have plenty of time. Or if you want to experience the Thai culture up close, as swarms of vendors board the train at the stations to hawk food, candy, newspapers and drinks for the travellers.
Beggars and Children in Thailand
Tags: Beggars - Children - Trafficking
Beggars and Children in ThailandYou will probably meet both beggars and children selling flowers on your holiday in Thailand. Read why you should never buy from a child or give them money.
Sitemap
Tags: About
SitemapSitemap with a list of all the articles at Go, Travel to Thailand.
Use the Bum Gun
Tags: Bum gun - Toilet
Bum GunIn virtually all restrooms in Thailand, you will find a small hose with a shower­head next to the toilet. It is a butt shower, also known as a bum gun. Thai people use it instead of toilet paper, and you should definitely try it too.
Hua Hin, City of the King
Tags: Hua Hin - Prachuap Khiri Khan - Beach - Golf - Shopping - Cha-am
Hua Hin railway stationHua Hin is a popular resort town for Thais and foreigners alike. In addition, many foreigners have settled as expats in Hua Hin in order to enjoy their retirement in a more comfortable temperature than in their home countries.
About Go, Travel to Thailand
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The writerAbout the site Go, Travel to Thailand and the man writing the articles. Here you will also find an e-mail address for contact.
Power Plugs and Sockets in Thailand
Tags: Power
Power plugs and socketsYou may need a power converter for your holiday in Thailand. Learn more about the power sockets and plugs and the voltage they use in Thailand.
Arrival Card
Tags: Passport - Immigration
Arrival cardYou must fill out an arrival card in order to get past immigration. You will get the arrival card on the plane, bringing a pen will make it a lot easier to fill out the arrival card.
Passport and the Police
Tags: Passport - Police - Scooter
Passport and the policeTake care of your passport, and be careful what you sign. As a foreigner, the law requires you to bring your passport always when you are in Thailand. Also, you should never sign papers you do not understand, even if the police tell you to sign them.
Cha-am, Popular Among Thais
Tags: Phetchaburi - Cha-am - Beach - Shopping
Thais at the beachCha-am is not a party town for tourists; here you will find peace and tran­quil­lity - and a beach that is very popu­lar among Thais. When the Thais goes to the beach it is more like a picnic - and they defi­ni­tely do not go there to get a tan.
The Phi Phi Islands
Tags: Phi Phi Islands - Hotel - Activities - Krabi - Phuket - Beach - Viewpoint - Diving
The Phi Phi IslandsThe Phi Phi Islands are a tro­pi­cal para­dise with stun­ning sce­nery in the form of im­pres­sive lime­stone moun­tains, caves, cliffs and espe­cially stun­ning beaches with white sand and clear water. Read more about the islands ...
Getting Help in Thailand
Tags: Help - Police - Embassy - Credit Card - Insurance - Ambulance - Lawyer
Getting helpAccidents can happen even though you are on a holiday. In this article, you will find phone numbers and addresses to contact if you need help in Thailand. Keep the numbers and addresses on your person.
Travel by Bus in Thailand
Tags: Bus - Bangkok - Chiang Mai - Phuket
Travel by bus in ThailandIt is very cheap to travel by bus in Thailand, although it also can be very boring and dangerous. You will find buses in many different shapes and conditions. From the ultra-modern VIP buses with TV and entertainment consoles in the seats to old bangers resembling something that were discarded in the west 30 years ago. Read about travelling by bus in Thailand.


The Phi Phi Islands

The Phi Phi Islands

The Phi Phi Islands are a tropical paradise with stunning scenery in the form of impressive limestone mountains, caves, cliffs and especially stunning beaches with white sand and clear water. It is not without reason that the beach scenes in the movie The Beach, in which Leonardo De Caprio found the world's best beach, were filmed here.



Ronald McDonald using a wai

Using a wai in Thailand

In Thailand, you do not shake hands when saying hello or goodbye, you use a wai. Read more about the wai, and why you only have to wai if you are Thai.



The Thais do not go to the beach to get a tan.

Cha-am

Cha-am is not a party town for tourists; here you will find peace and tran­quil­lity - and a beach that is very popu­lar among Thais. When Thais goes to the beach it is more like a picnic - and they defi­ni­tely do not go there in order to get a tan.



Beggars and Children

Beggars and Children in Thailand

You will probably meet both beggars and children selling flowers on your holiday in Thailand. Read why you should never buy from a child or give them money.



Bum gun

Use the Bum Gun

In virtually all toilets in Thailand, you will find a small hose with a shower­head next to the toilet. It is a butt shower, also known as a bum gun. Thai people use it instead of toilet paper, and you should definitely try it too.



Power plugs and sockets

Power Plugs, Voltage, and Sockets

You may need a power converter for your holiday in Thailand. Learn more about the power sockets and plugs and the voltage they use in Thailand.



Train in Thailand

Travel by Train in Thailand

Travelling by train is very inexpensive in Thailand. However, you should only take the train if you have plenty of time. Or if you want to experience the Thai culture up close, as swarms of vendors board the train at the stations to hawk food, candy, newspapers and drinks for the travellers.