Category: Thailand

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Thai Food: Where are the chopsticks?

Thai Food: Where are the chopsticks?

One of the many joys of Thailand is the cuisine. Visitors and locals alike look forward to a table filled with scrumptious dishes, featuring perfect blends of sweet, salty, sour, and, of course, spicy! Faced with these exotic delights, many visitors may wonder if there’s a special way to eat Thai food—technically, there isn’t. Being...

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Explore Lat Mayom Floating Market

Explore Lat Mayom Floating Market

Did you know that not too long ago, Bangkok was known as the Venice of the East? Thailand's canal culture still lives on today in the country's array of floating markets.

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Tourist vs Expat: Temples

Tourist vs Expat: Temples

Tourist: First time visitors to Bangkok will be spoilt for choice when it comes to things to do. Just wandering the city streets in itself is a new experience, filled with a dizzying array of sights, smells and obstacles. Watch your step on these uneven sidewalks and test your negotiating skills with stallholders and taxi...

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Tourist vs Expat: Must Eat Dishes in Bangkok

Tourist vs Expat: Must Eat Dishes in Bangkok

Tourist: Pad Thai has to be one of Thailand’s most famous exports, and it’s no wonder once you take a look at the history – the dish was created in the late 1930s as part of then-Prime Minister Phibun’s project to modernize and westernize the nation, along with changing the country’s name from Siam to...