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Thailand Survival Guide
Tips, advice, warnings and alerts to make the most of your Thailand holiday. Like the tourism promotion says, Thailand is amazing.
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Find out about helmets and why you should listen to your Mother.
Safety for Women
Girls, read this to stay on the right side of a good time.
Money in Thailand
How to spot counterfeit baht & details on card skimming.
Sex, Drugs & Rock n Roll & Ladyboys in Thailand
There is a reason Billy Idol was kicked out of Thailand.
Bucket Drinks & Drink Spiking
What are bucket drinks, how to stay safe when imbibing and what to do if your drink is spiked.
The Thai underwear law, drugs in Thailand & the low down on bribery.
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If you make a new very close friend (boy or girl) in a club, bar, bus, film, whatever, protect you, your new friend and your wallet. Don't be surprised if you're asked for some money in the morning.Stuart McDonald, TravelFish.org
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