Thailand’s people are sincere, communicative and
smiling people. They are friendly with the strangers
and are happy if they manifest interest for their
Despite these, you have to respect some
rules of their society.
This thing becomes visible
during the temples’ visit, where is mandatory to
take your shoes of before entering and you must to
be careful not to point your feet to the Buddha’s
Another possible situation you must take
care of is the accidental interfering with a leader.
In these cases, the Thais respect the rule according
to which the leader must be on a higher position.
communicate in English here and the most of the street
indicators being also in this language. Other important
Thailand information tells you that you need a passport with
at least 6 months availability to travel to Thailand. You
also have to take you with the international health
assurances card and an additional identity document. The
entrance visa can be obtained from one of the diplomatic
missions of Thailand from abroad. Usually, the availability
of a visa is of 60 days but this can be lengthened locally.
You also don’t have to forget the Thailand
information according to which is forbidden the import of
pornographic materials, fire guns, drugs or explosive
More, the import of cosmetics, telecommunication
equipment, plants or animals are forbidden.
import of foreign payment means almost no limitation
is applied but the checks and the value papers must
be changed at banks in 15 days from the date of the
Very strict rules apply for the
persons who try to pass the border with forbidden
products or undeclared products at the customs
points, big fines being applied, established at a
four times bigger value than the one of the
These rules are
available on the case of the exports. If you will want to
take with you a souvenir with religious thematic, you have
to know that for the majority of the Buddha statues you need
other souvenirs allowed through law are not limited
in any way. There are no restrictions regarding the
clothes in Thailand, excepting the temples’
visiting. In these cult places you can enter with an
adequate clothing only which covers the arms and the
knees. For a trip to Thailand you need easy clothing
as well as adequate footwear. In the higher places
of the country you will need thicker t-shirts; in
these locations the temperatures can go down under 0
Celsius degrees. Of course, you will need protective
products such as the sun glasses, the hats and the
creams against the sun. In Thailand, the medical
care is assured at a very high level.
In the big
cities like Bangkok, the medical assistance is qualitative
but in the farther areas this is less available. A big
advantage is the possibility of buying medicines from market
at small prices and without prescription. Is necessary,
still, to have the health assurance with you.