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Name: The Kingdom Of Thailand
Capitol City: Bangkok
Main Language: Thai
Main Religion: Buddhism
English Speakers: High
Slogan: Land Of Smiles
World Travel Experts Rank:
5.0 out of 5.0
Currency: Thai Baht
Exchange: $1 USD = 31.1 THB
Budget Backpacker Price Index:
- Budget Bungalow: 300 THB/9$
- Pork On A Stick: 30 THB/1$
- Plate Of Pad Thai: 30 THB/1$
- 650 ml Chang Beer: 50 THB/1.80$
Thailand is one of the world’s best countries for budget backpackers. Whether you want to become a Buddhist, see a ping-pong show in Bangkok, get a massage, or simply relax in a beach side bungalow, you can do it and do it all for cheap. And with a plethora of delicious BBQ’d things on sticks and coconuts in countless forms, you can eat cheap as well.
As a result, Thailand is visited by a massive number of backpackers and holiday makers each year. But despite the tourists, you can sill escape the crowds and experience the real Thailand from any one of it’s secluded beaches and tourist-less towns. For all this, it’s no wonder it was given a perfect score by the top 100 world travel experts.
Thailand Tour – Aug 21st 2015
- Tour Leader: Leif Harum (The Runaway Guide)
- Approximate Duration: 14 Days
- Start: Bangkok
- Finish: Krabi
- Max Group Size: 7 people Spots Left: 2 (updated June 11th)
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Jessica @ Green Global Travel says
I’ve always wanted to visit Thailand! I really enjoyed reading these facts about the country; I never knew that their slogan was “Land of Smiles”. Now I definitely need to visit!
The Runaway Guide says
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