People travel from all corners of the world to visit Thailand, whether they stay in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Koh Samui or Phuket, the choice of attractions, entertainment, landscape and sights guarantee an unforgettable vacation.
With a rich history and culture, it’s a fascinating country for westerners. However, it’s traditions and beliefs are totally different to ours and if you are not familiar with them cultural slip-ups can happen.
Thai people are generally very friendly and easy-going and will forgive foreigners who are unintentionally impolite. Taking the time to understand some of these customs, being aware of what you should or should not do can save you from an uncomfortable situation.
Here are a few tips on how to avoid committing a social sin when on holiday in Thailand.