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Travelling around South East Asia


Thailand - Valentine’s Day: Thailand to start distributing 95 million free condoms ahead of Valentine’s Day

Thailand - tourism: First Chinese tour groups arrive

Thailand - Tiger: Tourists urged to beware of tiger roaming in Kanchanaburi

Bangkok - Music Live: German techno icon Sven Vath to play February show in RCA

Thailand - environment: Whale shark visits Thailand’s Koh Chang in rare sighting

Pattaya-visa: Pattaya opens new passport office at beach shopping mall


Thailand, the ancient kingdom of Siam is a popular destination. For a successful trip, our guide with key information on cities and regions, islands, transport. Not to mention: our little tips, essential cultural information, our hotel selections, etc. ! Bon voyage!

  • Thailand: ประเทศไทย
  • Capital: Bangkok
  • Area: 514,000 km²
  • Neighboring countries: Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia
  • Climate : Tropical
  • Official language: Thai
  • Population: 69.8 million (2020)
  • Currency: Bath (THB)
  • Telephone code: +66
  • Time Zone: UTC+7
  • Political Regime: Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy
  • King: Rama X

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