Charming people, exciting cities, beautiful beaches, flavoursome cuisine and fantastic value.
Its hard to summarize the diversity of travel to Thailand. Its capital Bangkok, is a teeming metropolis with gilded temples and palaces, while the two coastlines, on the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand, have postcard-perfect beaches. In the mountainous interior, hill tribes live as they have for millennia. And wherever you travel in Thailand, there's the food: fresh seafood, countless curries, and noodle dishes so delicious youll never want to return to your local Thai take-out. Your most lasting impression, however, will be the friendliness of the locals - calling Thailand the land of smiles; may seem cliche, but it has a foundation in truth. Read our Thailand travel guide to make the most of your visit to this beautiful nation.