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  • Writer's pictureAgatha Catchrain

30 Things I Wish I Knew Before Visiting Thailand | 2023 Travel Thailand Tips

Thailand is a beautiful country with a rich culture and history. It's also a popular tourist destination, with millions of people visiting each year. If you're planning a trip to Thailand, here are 30 things you should know:

Here are some of the tips about Thailand:

  1. ATM fees can be high. ATMs in Thailand often charge high fees. If you can, exchange cash before going, or take your passport and go to a local bank to get cash without fees.

  2. Motorcycle taxis are dangerous. Motorcycle taxis are a popular way to get around in Thailand, but they can be dangerous. If you're not comfortable riding a motorcycle, it's best to avoid motorcycle taxis.

  3. It rains a lot. Thailand is a tropical country, so it rains a lot. If you're planning on visiting Thailand, be sure to pack rain gear.

  4. You need sunscreen. The sun in Thailand is very strong, so you need to wear sunscreen every day.

  5. There's a lot of wildlife. Thailand is home to a variety of wildlife, including elephants, monkeys, and tigers. If you're planning on going hiking or camping, be sure to be aware of the wildlife in the area.

  6. Night markets are great for shopping. Night markets are a great place to buy souvenirs and gifts. Be sure to bargain!

  7. The Phi Phi Islands are amazing. The Phi Phi Islands are a popular tourist destination. If you're looking for a beautiful beach vacation, the Phi Phi Islands are a great option.

  8. Monks should be respected. Monks are highly respected in Thailand. If you see a monk, be sure to be respectful.

  9. Thai massages are amazing. Thai massages are a great way to relax and de-stress. Be sure to book a massage while you're in Thailand.

If you want to learn more about Thailand, check out my Thailand Travel page. There you'll also find an epic travel itinerary based on my 2 months in Thailand.


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