For most travelers visiting Southeast Asia for the first time, Bangkok is usually the first stop in Thailand and throughout Southeast Asia. The port city of Bangkok has an organized yet chaotic feel. Traditional Thai customs can be easily overlooked in Bangkok. We suggest that anyone visiting Thailand should take a moment to show a small but meaningful token of respect for the Thai people by knowing a few cultural points before starting your journey of a lifetime to ...Continue Reading →
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has just set up a new low cost web-based travel insurance program called the “Thailand Travel Shield.”
Starting July 25th, 2015 TAT offer the new travel insurance package to Thailand with four of the largest Thai insurance companies:
- Muang Thai Insurance
- Chao Phaya Insurance
- Siam City Insurance
- Krungthai Panich
All four underwriters are publicly listed corporations based in Thailand.
The new insurance product comes as welcoming news to many medical tourists ...Continue Reading →
One of Thailands’ most exciting holidays of the year 2013 known as Loy Krathong is nearly upon us. Loy Krathong also known as “Loi Krathong” has been traditionally held in the middle of the 12 lunar month. The time is typically marked as the end of the flood season and beginning of spring.
The holiday is especially celebrated on the full moon of the 12th lunar month when the moon shines brightly at night making the Thai ...Continue Reading →
Bangkok is known for being an exciting and colorful city full of surprises. The Thai culture is rich in tradition but Bangkok is a very modernized city and is home to more than 10 million people. With the amount of people living in Bangkok, going from one place to another has always been a major issue for a long time. Terrible is an understatement when ...Continue Reading →
Bangkok is one of the most exciting and colorful cities in the World. If you are lucky enough to have 72 hours in the original City of Angles, then you will need to know the best way to spend your precious time. Thai Medical would like to remind you that proper preparation is the key to a successful medical, Continue Reading →