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Facts About Thailand's History Tour Guide

Facts About Thailand's History
Thailand is a wondrous kingdom, featuring Buddhist temples, exotic wildlife, and spectacular islands. Along with a fascinating history and a unique culture that includes delectable Thai food and massage, Thailand features a modern capital city, and friendly people who epitomize Thailand's "land of smiles" reputation.

Fast Facts

Visitor information about Thailand in the form of fast facts. Select from various categories of Thailand facts, including economics, geography, people, and more.


Located in the center of Southeast Asia, Thailand is truly at the heart of the region. Looking over a map of Thailand will reveal a country whose borders form the rough shape of an elephant's head.

History & Culture

Thailand history dates back thousands of years, though the modern history of Thailand began with the founding of the Kingdom of Sukhothai.


While religion in Thailand is centered around Buddhism, people in Thailand have compassion and tolerance towards any religion and welcome others to study Buddhism or learn to meditate


If you visit a national park or one of Thailand's beaches or islands, you will witness many different natural attractions and see a diversity of wildlife.


The weather in Thailand is generally marked by three seasons, the rainy season, hot season, and cool season, though the climate is generally pleasant year round.


Thailand is a Constitutional Monarchy presided over by the King of Thailand, who is the official head of state.


The Thai economy remains largely export driven and robust and remains the second largest in Southeast Asia.


Our Thailand travel news includes articles and news briefs to keep you informed about events in Thailand as well as travel news specific to the destinations you are interested in visiting.

Language & Communication

The Thai language can be tricky to master, but most Thais speak English and encourage visitors who try to speak Thai.

Food and Drink

Thailand features not only one of the finest cuisines in the world but also a wide selection of restaurants serving authentic Italian, Japanese, Middle Eastern, and other global cuisines. Find restaurants, recipes, and cookery classes to fill your holiday with epicurean pleasure.

Where to Eat

Thailand features outstanding cuisine that's available nearly 24 hours a day. These restaurant listings cover the spectrum of Thai and International, budget and gourmet.

Thai Food Recipes

Wanna cook some yummy Thai food at home? Try out these easy to follow Thai food recipes!

About Thai Food

Eating Thai food is a top attraction for visitors of Thailand, as Thai food is world renowned. Learn about how Thai food is about balance between different flavors.

Thai Food Cooking Classes

Learning to cook Thai food is as enjoyable as eating it. These outstanding Thai cookery schools will help you prepare some dishes you will no doubt be starving to try.
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