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About Bangkok – An Introduction

Bangkok City at Evening

Bangkok, also known as Krung Thep in Thai, is the 22nd most populous city in the world with around 10 million inhabitants. The first step outside Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport can be overwhelming for many first time visitors, for the heat and humidity of the “City of Angels” are a lot …

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Dos and Don’ts in Thailand

Dos and Don'ts in Thailand

Thailand is a very culture rich country and still holds onto their cultural values and beliefs. Though it is not as strict as it used to be, there are still several points that you should try to avoid in order to show respect. Here are some of the most common dos …

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Thai People

Thai People

If you visit Thailand for the first time, you will be amazed how different their culture is in terms of religion, tradition and hospitality. They are renowned to be a very friendly and open society, tolerant to any race and religion. In the north and northeast, where tradition still plays …

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Religion in Thailand

Youth Monks in Bangkok

Buddhism in Thailand isn’t just a religion but also a moral philosophy and a lifestyle. Around 95% of Thais are Buddhists and worship spirits and the Lord Buddha. This atheistic religion of spirit worship, idolatry, and salvation by works permeates every facet and level of Thai life from the King’s …

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Health & Safety

Doctors in Bangkok

Thais are from nature very calm and friendly people which may explain why Bangkok has a relatively moderate crime rate when compared to urban counterparts around the world. Bangkok’s streets are safe to walk alone during the day, as during the nighttime. Attacks or violence used on tourists are rare. …

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