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An amazing cultural heritage, great food and everything in between, makes Thailand one of the best travel experiences in the world. Even the tourist industry has taken a leap forwards, with many hotels and modern resorts.

When people are talking about exotic destinations of the world, one name is commonly spoken. Thailand is and has been for several years already, one of the fastest developing tourist destinations, with an exceptional variety of things to see and experience. Thailand is located in southwest Asia, with coasts to the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand.

Traveling in Thailand

Part of the true charm of the destination is the sheer number of places to see and things to do, from the amazing idyllic beaches to the high mountains, from the bustling cities to the dense forests filled with wildlife, an amazing cultural heritage, great food and everything in between, making for one of the best travel experiences in the world. Lately, even the tourist industry has taken a leap forwards, with many hotels and modern resorts.

The capital of Thailand is Bangkok, a magical city for anyone who ever set foot there and the most popular tourist destination in the world. It is best known for its busy streets, exquisite cuisine and vibrant nightlife, but it is also a great cultural destination, with countless temples and palaces, with Wat Pho, Grand Palace and Wat Arun the best known. There are also magnificent museums, parks, canals, traditional streets and festivals in Bagkok, but all can be best discovered on site.

Bangkok
Bangkok

At the heart of Thailand stands its beaches, with many exceptional destinations. The best known and most popular include the magical island of Phuket, one of the most unbelievable experiences in the world, with beaches such as Patong or Chalong Bay, the extravagant and unique island of Koh Samui, offering the authentic Thai beach experience, as well as other exotic destinations such as Ko Chang.

The capital of the beach entertainment and nightlife is Pattaya, one of the original and most popular resorts. Many of the thousands of islands and beaches of Thailand are today developed and offer modern amenities, but there are still thousands more remote and untouched paradise destinations that you can get to by boat trip.

Thailand is also known for its ancient cities and historical landmarks, the most impressive being the old Siamese capital of Ayutthaya, the fascinating cities of Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai, as well as the first capital of Thailand, Sukhothai, with an incredible old city.

Beyond all these, Thailand is also the land of exotic cuisine, traditional villages, Thai massage, exceptional trekking, world class diving opportunities, adventure destinations and so much more.

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