Category: Thai FAQs

How Deadly is Songkran?

Songkran is the Thai new year celebration which occurs in April.  It is a fun time (for some) where people splash each other with water and, especially in the villages outside of Bangkok and...

Is Dual Pricing in Thailand Racist?

Many foreigners who either visit or live in Thailand have complained that they feel that dual pricing in Thailand is racist. Others argue that it simply reflects the economic disparity between those who come...

What is Thai Time?

Most of us think everyone tells time the same way. Sure, the military and some parts of the world may use the 24 hour clock instead of the 12 hour time we’re used to...

Is it legal to be a digital nomad in Thailand?

Many people who have location independent businesses flock to Thailand for the great weather and cheap cost of living.  Unfortunately, there is quite a bit of misinformation floating around about the legality of being...

Understanding Thai Street Addresses

One of the first things that many tourists and expats realize when they come to Thailand is that the Thai street addresses seem to make no sense. Actually, it does make sense but it...