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Useful info on Thailand, Thai visas and overseas visas for Thai Nationals

Same same but different, Mai ben rai, Don’t do this, Don’t do that.
You are in Thailand, loving the weather, it’s horrible hot today, and you take off your shirt to try and cope with the heat, just to receive odd looks from the Thai’s around you and there … Read More

Any place will do, right? It’s all sun, warm weather, blue sky, so any place will do.
Not really, there are certain things you have to take in consideration, being a retiree in Thailand, and these we will cover here, so you are prepared the best for your stay … Read More

It can appear alluring to skip the cold weather in Europe and spend the time in the beautiful sunny and warm Thailand, it might even be a better solution when it comes to your finances, as Thailand are cheaper in general compared to Europe, but before you book … Read More

And my story of exiting Thailand for the first time in 8 years
I’m not entirely sure how it came to be that I hadn’t left the country in as much as 8 years. I had been extremely fortunate with visa situations and never needed to do a border run but … Read More

Send Us Your Passport Application
No matter where you live in Thailand, Key Visa can help you to renew your British Passport or apply for your child’s first British passport.


All you need to do is send the application and your original passport to us by recorded delivery – … Read More

Changes to the overstay rules for Thai Visa holders – March 2016
As of March 20th, 2016 any foreigner who overstays their visa in the Kingdom of Tahiland for a period of more than 90 days will be banned from re-entering the Kingdom.

This rule change is being brought about as part of … Read More

How To Get An Australian Driving Licence For Thai Nationals

While my wife thinks that the public transport in Sydney is the greatest thing on earth, she still needed to drive on occasion, so I suggested that she should get her Australian driving licence.

She was not over keen on … Read More

Now that the kids were at school during the day, Pim decided it was time to pull her weight and get a job and as she holds a married partner visa this entitles her to work in Australia.

But first she felt she needed to improve her English skills…. Read More

As I mentioned earlier, one of the primary reasons for us moving to Australia was the education of our children(James 3 and Jan 2), so we set off on the search for quality education…


The Search for a school:

In Australia children don’t start school until 5 or 6 (depending … Read More

After living in Thailand for the last five years my wife (Pim) and I decided to relocate to Australia with our two young children (James: 3 and Jan: 2).

We had loved living in Thailand and will return, however with young children two of the most important things … Read More

For many expats who are considering a retirement visa in Thailand, healthcare is always a top priority to be concerned about. Here’s a look at the best hospitals you can access in ThailandIt’s a fact that retirees often come from an older age group, … Read More

Want to live in Thailand with a Thai retirement visa? Well, first you should figure out which city you want to settle down in Thailand!Thailand is possibly one of the most interesting and affordable places for you to retire in the world. Known for … Read More

After you have sorted out your Thai retirement visa, buying a car will usually be on the cards. Here’s what you need to know about car purchase in Thailand.Most expats on retirement visas in Thailand are quite open to the idea of buying … Read More

Are you considering retiring in Thailand but not sure how to proceed when it comes to property matters in the Land of Smiles?
We have everything you need to … Read More

I was very pleased to hear that the need for a medical certificate to renew your 5 year Thai driving licence no longer appears to be necessary. So, that meant I didn’t need to sit in the Dr’s waiting room – waiting to get a letter deeming me … Read More

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