Thailand is a Southeast Asian country. It’s known for tropical beaches, opulent royal palaces, ancient ruins and ornate temples displaying figures of Buddha. In Bangkok, the capital, an ultramodern cityscape rises next to quiet canalside communities and the iconic temples of Wat Arun, Wat Pho and the Emerald Buddha Temple (Wat Phra Kaew). Nearby beach resorts include bustling Pattaya and fashionable Hua Hin.
Currency: Thai baht (THB)
Official languages: Thai & English
Different ways to move around: Grab car app is like Uber in south east Asia, it’s cheaper and more accessible than taxis. Renting a motorbike is 5$/day and it’s the best way to move around on your own. Long-distance buses and trains are also cheap. ( night bus, night train )