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Inside Background
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PADI 5 Star (IDC) Instructor Development Center. Oceanic are a British/Swedish...
Last edited: April 12, 2010
Inside Dining Scene
Inside Thailand: For Foreign Visitors
The official currency of Thailand is the Thai BAHT (pronounced - baaht).  One...
Last edited: August 22, 2016
Visitors to Thailand now fly into the new Bangkok airport, named Suvarnabhumi...
Last edited: April 28, 2012
Bangkok EMERGENCY CALLS Tourist Police - 1155, 022815051 Mobile Police - 191...
Last edited: August 18, 2014
The difficulty in trying to learn some Thai from the written English (often...
Last edited: April 01, 2016
Update  27. Dec 2011 - upon arrival at the Phuket airport you will often find...
Last edited: December 27, 2011
Tipping  Tipping is NOT customary in Thailand, there is absolutely NO mandatory...
Last edited: January 08, 2015
Addictive is how most visitors describe Thailand, you just can't help but go...
Last edited: May 01, 2015
In response to some hotel reviews here on Trip Advisor about Thai locations...
Last edited: February 10, 2011
Here are 20 things to think about when visiting Thailand …   Bring a cell phone...
Last edited: June 27, 2010
Should you fancy a cross-country driving trip (from North to South or vice...
Last edited: August 12, 2016
What do local Thais see when they see you, a foreign tourist? -  Knowing this...
Last edited: March 11, 2016
    This information was compiled from information provided by Airports of...
Last edited: October 15, 2014
Warning from Tourism Authority of Thailand to online booking for guides and any...
Last edited: February 02, 2017
AIRPORT RAIL LINK The Suvarnabhumi Airport Rail Link (SARL or ARL for short...
Last edited: October 22, 2016
Overall, Thailand is a safe nation in which to travel.  Physical attacks and...
Last edited: July 08, 2015
Travel insurance is the most significant aspect of international travelling...
Last edited: October 21, 2015
These are the basic rules and procedures: * How do you claim a VAT refund and...
Last edited: March 12, 2012
The World Health Organisation has just upgraded Thailand's Status to the second...
Last edited: October 22, 2015
You have heard about Bangkok's unique shopping culture and now you too want to...
Last edited: March 23, 2015
A private villa offers you, your family and friends a true Thailand experience...
Last edited: March 15, 2016
VICTORY MONUMENT is the geographic center of Bangkok and arguably its most...
Last edited: October 28, 2016
Remember that the rules can change so check the links below 1. Tourist Visa...
Last edited: October 22, 2016