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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 Vietnam
Should you go to Vietnam's Ha Long Bay - is it a must visit beauty spot, or an over-run tourist trap? See what other travellers have to say about Ha Long Bay, their recommendations and tips for making the most of the experience with this WorldNomads guide - a compilation of most popular answers to questions from the Ask A Nomad site.
Thu, 2 Jul 2015 Thailand
Thailand is one of the most tolerant countries in Southeast Asia and has a thriving GLBT scene. The Buddhist belief in karma and reincarnation does make the society as a whole more tolerant of differences and very gay friendly.
Thu, 4 Jun 2015 Thailand
Get the inside scoop on how to travel Koh Samui like a local, while staying out of trouble...
This is what you should look out for in order to stay safe during your Phuket visit: Scams, The Tourist Police, Scams, Taxi Mafia, Airport Shenanigans & more...
This is what you should look out for in order to stay safe during your Chiang Mai Visit: Scams, The Burning Season, Songkran Festival Tips, Areas to avoid & More…
This is what you should look out for in order to stay safe during your Patong Visit: Scams, Drink Spiking, the Jet Ski Scam, Credit Card Scams & More…
Wed, 3 Jun 2015 Thailand
The Phi Phi islands, an archipelago of 6 islands in Krabi Province in southern Thailand, have a deserved reputation for beauty and the islands have a laid-back relaxed atmosphere without the hustle and bustle of Bangkok or the larger tourist towns.
Make the most of your visit and stay safe with this WorldNomads guide to Koh Phi Phi including how to get there and, where to stay, are the islands safe?, areas to avoid and scams to watch out for.
Thu, 2 Jul 2015 Thailand
Thailand travel warnings and alerts. Come back to this living page for the latest alerts on: natural disasters, crime, civil unrest and political instability.
Sat, 1 Nov 2014 Thailand
If you’re genuinely innocent and need their assistance you’ll find Thai police polite, professional and efficient. Still, they’re serious guys with a tough job. So don't mess with them.
Tips for dealing with police in Thailand.
Tue, 2 Jun 2015 Thailand
Tourists will pay more than locals for everything in Thailand. You can call this a rip-off and let it bother you, or you can call it an unofficial tourist tax and cop it with grace. But it crosses over from opportunism to corruption because of the lies and deceit used to perpetrate the deed. No-one likes being taken for a ride. Check out our guide to the most common rip-offs in Thailand.
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