Whether you're in the back of a Tuk Tuk on the streets of Bangkok, lazing on the beaches of Patong, or trekking through the hills of Chiang Mai, our Guide has all the safety advice you need for a healthy, happy, scam-free trip.
How to avoid causing offense.
Find out the major safety issues and the gay-friendly places to go.
How to avoid the most common rip-offs and scams.
From photography and drone laws to smokings bans, know before you go.
Street food safety tips, mosquito-borne diseases, and black henna tattoos.
Everything you should know before
Travelers should be careful to not say or do anything that might be construed as offensive (in any way) to the royal family. Insulting them can be as easy as stepping on a fly-away Thai Baht note.