Living in Thailand
If you are new to Thailand or still at the stage of thinking about moving here, the resources below might be of help. And if you have more resources to add, please contact me.
Travel Around Thailand…
1Cover: Thailand Survival Guide
1Cover’s Thailand survival guide is packed full of hot tips and good neighbourly advice to keep you trip to Thailand fun, safe, and memorable.
Thailand Travel Guide and Travel Information.
Thailand for Visitors
A comprehensive and easy to use guide to traveling to and in Thailand.
A complete directory and guide to travel in Thailand.
A Free Online Guidebook to Thailand with information about Bangkok and all 76 provinces.
Travel Happy: Backpacking And Travelling In Thailand and South East Asia
Their articles give practical advice so Travel Happy is not just for backpackers.
Tropical Storm Tracking
Thailand Weather Underground.
Asia’s bestselling city orientation maps.
Unique Thai Maps, Cards and Gifts.
Thailand Map & Atlas.
Relocating to Thailand…
Retire 2 Thailand
Your guide to retiring to Thailand.
Why Go Thailand
Thailand Travel Guide to Hotels, Vacations, Tours.
InterNations: Thailand Expat
InterNations is the biggest global networking site for expats of various nationalities and their family members.
Clubs / Groups…
Royal Varuna Yacht Club
Located in Pattaya.
Chamber of Commerce…
For people travelling to this beautiful part of the world.
Focused on bringing English-language reading at a reasonable price to both foreigners and Thais in Thailand.
General Purpose Websites…
English-language Resources and Database for Thailand.
Varied range of information and destinations of Thailand.
Thai / Expat Forums…
Asia Finest Discussion Forum
Asian Culture > Thai Chat (beware – they are in serious need of moderators – it’s a pity about the childish mudslinging amongst decent conversation)
Paknam Web Thailand Forums
Forums and chat rooms for people with an interest in Thailand.
Thailand Expat Forum for Expats Living in Thailand
Dedicated those individuals that have chosen to make Thaliand their new home.
Thailand Expat: Thailand Expatriate by Allo’ Expat Thailand
Leading expat forum.
Thai News (in English)…
Daily Thai news you can’t find anywhere else.
The World’s Window to Thailand.
MCOT English News
By Thai News Agency.
New perspectives on mainland Southeast Asia.
Independent, non-profit, daily web newspaper established to provide reliable and relevant news and information to the Thai public
Bangkok’s Independent Newspaper.
DCO Thailand Books
Books, Software and Keyboards.
Eating in Thailand, Cooking…
Adventures in Thai Food & Travel
Kasma Loha-unchit, cookbook author and Thai cooking teacher.
Thai Street Food
Hawker food, rice dishes, noodles, Thai desserts.
A Portable Identity
A woman’s guide to maintaining a sense of self while moving overseas.
Best VPNs for Thailand
Short for Virtual Private Network, a VPN encrypts all the internet traffic flowing to and from your device and routes it via a server outside your current location.
The World Factbook, Thailand.
Interviews with people (expats) living overseas and abroad.
The Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand.
Radio station internet search engine.
The daily life of Thailand’s most famous teenager.
PattayaPI.com (link is ok)
Pattaya PI – Private Investigations.
Thailand Search Engine
Business Directory and Yellow Pages.
Comprehensive information about Thailand.
The on-line magazine promoting positive links between Thailand and the UK.
Portfolio of Photographer and Writer.
The Thai Flickr Meet Pool
Online Shopping, Msc…
Thailand Classified Ads.
Classifieds for jobs, apartments, personals, for sale, services, community, and events.
Florist Thailand Flower Delivery
Florists in Bangkok, Pattaya, Chonburi, Phuket, Ko Samui and nationwide in Thailand.
Thai Culture / Manners…
The knowledge of Thai life-style.
Thai Language, Religion, Culture, Customs and Etiquette.
What to do…
Official Global GPS Cache Hunt Site.
Asian Tigers Transpo
Moving and relocation company (this is the one I’ve used twice – excellent services).
Expat Women | Expat Women Blog Directory
Helping Women Living Overseas.
Ladies in Thailand – ThaiVisa Forum.