by Yukorn Chanmanee
Typical beach scene on Phuket Island, Thailand
Many people every year Travel to Thailand without knowing what is in store for them. Well, all these people are about to have an experience of a lifetime.
Thailand is one of the most beautiful tourist places in the world, and certainly one of the best in Asia. This Eastern country serves millions of travelers all round the year and the number keeps on increasing every year.
Certainly there has to be some reason why people chose to visit Thailand year after year. Thai’s are the best inhabitants of a country you will ever see. These people make sure that everyone who visits Thailand takes with him a memory for a lifetime.
Southern Thailand has some of the most beautiful beaches that you will ever see. It has attracted many Hollywood projects like The Man with the Golden Gun, The Bridge over River Kwai and most recently Alex Garland’s The Beach.
Bangkok or the ‘rice bowl of Thailand’ is the capital city of the country and is one of the most advanced and modern cities of the East. All the latest amenities and luxuries will be available to you if you wish to have a sophisticated travel.
Huge malls and open markets intrigues more and more people every year. The prices for various electronic products are much less here as compared to other countries. Shopping is one of the main reason people come to Thailand.
The Weather in Thailand is hot and humid. As a joke, people in Thailand say that they have three seasons in Thailand; hot, hotter and hottest. The temperature varies from 25 to 35 degrees Celsius.
Thai food is one of the most exotic cuisines you will ever have. Many people travel to Thailand to have some authentic Thai made Thai Food.There are many restaurants all over the world that serves Thai food, but one cannot compare those with the ones you get in Thailand; pretty obvious isn’t it? Thai menu’s are big and very diverse offering variety of dishes. Also Northern Thailand will have different special food when compared to south Thailand dishes.
Pad Thai is one of the most famous and popular foods in the country.
Staying in Thailand is not much of an expense. Apart from your air travel tickets, while being in Thailand, things are pretty cheap everywhere. Good Hotels will cost you not more than $30, and if you eat from some cheap Local Thai Restaurant (where the food is sometimes better than the big ones) you can have your meal for $2.
If you are on a budget, then staying in Thailand won’t even cost you as much as your air travel fare. There are sophisticated and high classhotels too if you want to spend a lot.
So overall, Thailand offers something for everyone. People from all over can come and have the time of their lives.
Article Author: Yukorn Chanmanee