Below is a set of our go-to resources that have made traveling around, living in, or blogging about Thailand 10x easier than when we first started. Plan your trip using our favorite tools below or consider using our travel itinerary and consultation services for more personalized advice.
Devoted readers have found our posts inspiring and informative and often ask for personal advice. We now offer ever greater insights to traveling and living in Thailand through our personalized Coaching Sessions and Self-Guided Chiang Mai Tours. We want to help you prepare for and plan your perfect trip, whether it be a long vacation, a sabbatical, or a move to Thailand.
Our Ultimate 7-Day Guide Books are perfectly packaged week-long (seven days and six nights) journeys available for several cities. Each book, which is immediately available for download, includes a detailed itinerary with:
- Four memorable activities per day carefully balanced with leisure time
- Breakfast, lunch, and dinner dining options including signature or must-try dishes for each meal
- Trustworthy bicycle, motorbike, and car rental companies
- Five clean and comfortable hotel recommendations close to the action
- Contact information for easy self booking of all hotels and activities
- Interactive map with exact locations of hotels, restaurants, and activities
- BONUS! Set of travel tips (what to pack, how to tip, where to buy medication or a SIM card)
If you have deeper questions and are looking for more individualized attention, we offer our expert advice about living in Thailand. Whether it’s helping you prepare yourself for your move to Thailand, recommending places to live, explaining the ins and outs of visas, and getting acquainted with your new expat life, we are an open book. Let us guide you to an amazing life abroad!
We couldn’t do without these following resources while living in and traveling around Thailand.
Agoda is a great resource for booking hotels, guesthouses, and hostels in Thailand. A free membership also allows you to earn points from your bookings, which can be later applied for a discounted rate on your next room.
This effective teaching training course offered by SEE TEFL prepares you for teaching English as a foreign language. This four-week course also offers paid internship opportunities and assists graduates with job placement.
Don’t want to pay international shipping fees for your online purchases? Lazada.co.th opens the world to online shopping in Thailand. Gone are the days of asking visiting friends or family to smuggle goodies in their luggage.
Forget TripAdvisor or Yelp while in Thailand. For authentic Thai restaurant reviews written up by local Thai clientele, use this site. Reviews, pictures, and accurate locations of everything from five star restaurants to even street stalls!
NOTE: This is a Thai site and requires Google translation
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