THAI WORLD: MASTER OF THAI FOODS & ATTRACTIONS
 
 
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THAILAND

PROVINCE INFO
ATTRACTIONS
RECREATION
HOT EVENTS
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SHOPPING
FIND ROOMS
TRANSPORT
 

FRUITS PEAK

Delicious Thai fruits are in peak season in this month. Don't miss the best chance to taste them.

TOURIST INFO

   
 


DIRECTORY

ADVICES

DOCUMENTS

DISCOUNT


THAI FOOD PRODUCTS
         
 
BUDDHISM RELIGION

  Thailand is a country of Buddhism. Most people are Buddhists (95%). Anyway, other religion followers, Muslim (4%), Christian (1%), Hindu and others, are able to live together peacefully. There are thousands of temples and the places of worship.
 
REGION

Thailand has 76 provinces. The areas are administratively divided as following.

Changwat =
Province
Amphoe = City
King Amphoe = Subcity
Amphoe Muang = Main City
Tambon = District (Communes or group of villages) Moo Ban = Village
Sukhaphiban = Sanitation districts
Thetsaban = Municipalities
In Bangkok, the Amphur is "Khet" and Tambon is "Kwaeng".  Thai words that are wrote in English language are sometimes different, but similar. They are the same meaning, such as Amphur and Amphoe.
 
     
 
LANGUAGE

The official language is Thai. Some English and Chinese are widely understood in Bangkok and the major commercial areas. Provincial people speak a dialect that is a slight variation of the central Thai language.

Thai language was created by the King Ramkhamhaeng of Sukhothai Period. It is a tonal and monosyllabic language that is belonging to the Tai language family, a subgroup of the Kadai or Kam-Tai family languages.
THAI
 
Pronunciation
 
ENGLISH
 
SA-WAD-DEE
 
HELLO
 
KHOB-KHUN
 
THANK YOU
 
A-ROY
 
DELICIOUS
 
LA-KORN
 
GOODBYE

 

 
ECONOMY

Tourism, agriculture and fishing are the mainstays of the Thai economy. Bangkok is the center of Thai commerce, communication, and technology.

TIME

GMT + 7 Thailand time is faster than greenish mean time for 7 hours.

CURRENCY (THAI BAHT)


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