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National Holidays in Thailand
Closed If you need a visa extension or for other reasons need to contact the authorities in Thailand, then be aware that they close public offices on national holidays. I have made lists of the public holidays this year and next year.
The Kingdom of Thailand
The King of Thailand The king of Thailand is considered an almost divine being by the Thai people; you will see the king's portrait in public places all over Thailand, on the wall in public offices, and in many private homes. Read about the kings of Thailand, a ruling record, and a strict lèse majesté law.
Buying Alcohol in Thailand
Alcohol ban If sitting at a bar and enjoying a cold beer is a necessity to handle the heat in Thailand, or if the nightlife at discos and bars is a crucial part of your holiday, then you may need to plan your vacation to avoid certain days. At certain days the sale of alcohol is prohibited in Thailand.
A Lovely Boat Trip on Mae Kok
Boat trip If you want to visit Chiang Rai in northern Thailand, you should arrive on the river Kok in a long-tail boat from Thaton (in Chiang Mai province). It is a lovely boat trip, and you can enjoy the beautiful scenery of the river and of the jungle and mountains on the way.
Chiang Rai
Chiang Rai In the city Chiang Rai, you will find light at The White Temple and darkness at the village known as The Black House. The Chiang Rai province is in Thailand's northeastern corner, where Thailand, Laos and Myanmar (Burma) meet, and where the rivers Ruak and Mekong meet. The area is in the middle of the infamous Golden Triangle.
Eco-friendly in Thailand
Waste in canal If you are eco-friendly and recycle at home, you will find that things work somewhat different in Thailand. In this article, you can read about how recycling works in Thailand and what you can do to help the environment on your holiday.

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Most Read Articles

Buying Medications in Thailand
The Thai pharmacies do not always care whether or not you have a prescription.
Prices in Thailand
How much money do you need for your vacation in Thailand?
Use the Bum Gun
In virtually all restrooms in Thailand, you will find a small hose with a showerhead next to the toilet. It's called a bum gun and it is more hygienic than using toilet paper.
Topless in Thailand
Use the bikini top and wear a T-shirt or a blouse when you go to and from the beach.
Bring a pen
It will be a good idea to bring a pen for the flight as you get an arrival card to fill out.
Grab a Songthaew in Thailand
A songthaew is a modified pick-up or truck used as a bus or taxi.
Market on Track
Maeklong Market is arguably the weirdest market in the world. The market is located not by the railway tracks but on the tracks.
Beggars and Children
You will probably meet both beggars and children selling flowers on your holiday in Thailand.
In Thailand, you can find ladyboys who are prettier than most girls are.
The tuk-tuk is dangerous, unpleasant, and expensive. Nonetheless, you may want to take a ride in a tuk-tuk on your holiday in Thailand.

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Read about the climate and weather in Thailand and about the rainy season.

How to get help in Thailand, useful phonenumbers, etc.

Can you bring your medications to Thailand? How about buying medications at the pharmacies in Thailand?

Make sure you are covered by a travel insurance!

Can you use your eletrical equipment in Thailand? Read about Power plugs and sockets in Thailand.

Take care of your passport, read about the rules.

More tips for your holiday in Thailand.

Places in Thailand

Phuket is Thailand's largest island and the preferred holiday destination for most foreign tourists.
Phi Phi Islands
The Phi Phi Islands are a tropical paradise sporting a fantastic nature with impressive limestone mountains, caves, cliffs, and especially stunning beaches with white sand and crystal clear water.
Pattaya is not only for the sex tourists. Pattaya is known to be the world's largest red light district, and not without reason. However, in recent years, the city has done a lot to attract ordinary tourists; thus, it now has much more to offer than the many bars with girls you can rent for a short or a long time.
Hua Hin
Hua 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.

More places in Thailand.

Activities in Thailand

Shopping in Bangkok
Bangkok is a shopaholic's paradise with huge malls that lie side by side in the city's centre. In addition, Bangkok has several large markets with countless stalls and shops.
Until 1767, Ayutthaya was the capital of Siam (Thailand). At one time, it was the world's largest city. Ayutthaya was conquered and deserted some 250 years ago; after almost 200 years of decay, Thailand started a restoration project. Today, the ruins of Ayutthaya is a popular attraction for tourists and Thais alike.
Market on Track
Maeklong Market is arguably the weirdest market in the world. The market is located not by the railway tracks but on the tracks. Read about the market and how to get there.
Beaches in Phuket
Looking for crystal clear water and golden beaches? You will find them in Thailand. Not least in Phuket, Thailand's largest island and the most popular tourist spot in Thailand.
Activities in Pattaya
Pattaya offers a lot of activities for children and adults alike. Read about some of the many offers.

More activities in Thailand.


Sex in Thailand

Sex in Thailand is Not Free
If a Thai has sex with you on your vacation, she expects payment.
The Naughty Side of Pattaya
Read about the naughty side of Pattaya, the city that is known as the world's biggest red light district.
The Naughty Side of Bangkok
Bangkok is notorious for its wild nightlife aimed at tourists looking for sex. There is even written songs about it.
Joiner fee
Some hotels demand a 'joiner fee' also knows as a 'guest fee'; you have to pay extra if you bring a guest to your room.

Read more about sex in Thailand.



Currency Rates

The exchange rates are the latest rates from Bank of Thailand ().

The current currency is baht; the exchange rate is 100 baht = 100 baht.

New Photos at Flickr

Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort | Koh Pih Pih Island | Thailand
Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort | Koh Pih Pih Island | Thailand
Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort | Koh Pih Pih Island | Thailand
Yoga at a Viewpoint over Koh Phi Phi
Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort | Koh Pih Pih Island | Thailand
Together under the trees.
Nature's life
Night jams in the heart of Bangkok
Shwedagon temple in Yangon
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This is the 15 latest pictures at Flickr with the tag Thailand and the tag Landscape.

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