Home Page > HOME > TRAVEL INDEX > COUNTRY INFORMATION INDEX

THAILAND Country Information and Travel Guide

GOVERNMENT ADVICE, TOURIST INFORMATION, NEWSPAPERS, ETC.

Foreign & Commonwealth Office advice & warnings
BBC Country Profile Country profile, national holidays, newspapers, etc.
BBC Travel - Business trip: Bangkok 25 March 2013
Nation by Nation History and information on all the countries world
WorldTravelGuide.net Tourism, visa, passport requirements, travel, flights and hotel information
Lonely Planet Worldguide In country conditions - warts and all
CIA - World Factbook
US Consular Country Information Sheets Gives a detailed description of conditions
US State Dept Travel warnings
Wikipedia the free encyclopaedia
Google - Maps - Thailand

THAI INFORMATION:

AWOL online newspaper distributed in and around Hua Hin, plus a website, free classifieds and forum aimed at both local and a wider expat audience.
Baht&Sold Thailand wide Classifieds
Bangkok Blogger Tales from Thailand
Pattaya City Expats Club
Pattaya Mail Pattaya's First English Language Newspaper
PhuketDelight.com Guide to Living, Working, and Visiting Phuket: Housing Jobs Beaches Restaurants Medical
TeakDoor.com The Thailand Forum for Travel, Lifestyle and Fun.

FINANCIAL ADVICE

Sterling Assets Expat financial planning and advice, estate planning, retirement planning, investment advice and corporate financial planning by UK exam qualified advisers, for expats in Thailand.

FOREIGN CURRENCY EXCHANGE

FC Exchange offer better rates of exchange as we buy from a plethora of investment banks in London. Transfers are free over transactions of £10,000 upwards, just a flat £10 for values beneath this threshold.
HiFX plc currency brokers, exchange rates, purchase travel money online and brokerage
TorFX independent foreign exchange specialist, competitive rates of exchange to both corporate and private clients, for international trading, buying property abroad, emigrating and other overseas payments.

PROPERTIES

Right Properties providing real estate services, dealing with residential and commercial property both sale & rent in Thailand, especially in Bangkok

property INSURANCE

 intasure 
Intasure
property and holiday home insurance that speaks your language

SPORTS

Thailand International Soccer 7s Football tournaments - Phuket, Bangkok - Thailand.

THAI LANGUAGE COURSES

Linguaphone
EXPATS Free Thai Survival course

International Dial Code : +66
Time zone : GMT +7
Visa Info : 1 month Tourist Visa issue at airport, can be extended at any immigration office
Mains Info : 220V 50Hz 2 pin round 5A / US flat pin
Health Inoculations : None

EXPAT BARS & RESTAURANTS

Bangkok
Paris Bangkok French restaurant & lounge bar

Pattaya
ALL! but well worth a visit Tahitian Queen (TQ1) Beach Road (The Go Go bar that started it all)

THAI EXPAT WEBSITES
Thai-UK.org supporting Thai communities, culture, cuisine, arts and language in the UK
Do you know something we don't?
Please submit a location report, or nominate your favourite British expatriate bar.
They receive an Expats.org.uk 'highly recommended' certificate and a mention here, we get a free advert, and you might even get a free pint....Mail to: Webmaster
Any companies providing service useful to UK expats are welcome to request a free a link, please go to 4advertisers
LinkChk 04Mar13
 hifx 
 fcexchange 
 torfx