Category: Living in Thailand

Thailand’s Best Attractions During The Cold Season


Are you heading to Thailand for Christmas and New Year's Eve? Thailand is one of Asia’s top tourist destinations during the end of year holidays. There is plenty that happens during this period in Thailand and there are plenty of attractions during the cold season that you can ... Read More
14/12/2017Darren McGarry
The Most Amazing Temples To Visit In Thailand


Thailand is one of the countries in Asia that teem with temples, and this is because Buddhism is the main religion in the country. Travellers from all over the world enjoy visiting these temples because of the great photo opportunities as well as the architectural excellence. Thais hold ... Read More
30/10/2017Darren McGarry
10-Year Thai Retirement Visa – Yay or Nay


On 16 August 2017, the top brass at Thai Immigration Police announced that the new 10-year visa for foreign retirees is now available. Let us take a look at how this retirement visa works and whether it is a good idea to apply for this type of long stay ... Read More
13/09/2017Darren McGarry
Do You Know All The No Alcohol Days In Thailand


This may come as a surprise to some foreigners but there are certain days when alcohol sales are restricted in Thailand nationwide. This law was passed in 2009 to accommodate Buddhist holidays which take place at certain months in a year. These days have been designated as ‘no ... Read More
25/08/2017Darren McGarry
Top Scenic Locations In Thailand To Visit


Thailand is studded with incredible historical and cultural sites which makes it a popular tourist destination in Asia. The Land of Smiles is also known for its crystal blue beaches, affordable beach front bungalows, great food, thick jungles and top luxury hotels in the world. What's more, the ... Read More
25/07/2017Darren McGarry


Living & working in Thailand can often seem like a dream come true for anyone who visits Thailand on a holiday or extended holiday. But as many expatriates learn each year this dream can quickly turn into a nightmare if work permit regulations or other rules are not followed. All about Work ... Read More
07/07/2017Darren McGarry
Popular International Schools In Thailand For Expat Kids


Expat kids may go through emotional stress that is triggered after they undergo an emotional and physical change such as a relocation overseas. After an international move, some kids from age 10 to 15 may experience a difficulty in adapting to their new environment and if not well ... Read More
13/06/2017Darren McGarry
How Can I Get A Long Stay Visa In Thailand.


Thailand has been consistently ranked among the best countries to live in, whether it’s for business opportunities or for the glorious Thai food or for a generally lower cost of living. Many first-time tourists to the Kingdom of Thailand have harboured thoughts of settling down in ... Read More
12/06/2017Darren McGarry


The Latest Thai Visa Rules for 2017 So far, in 2017 there have not been too many changes to the Thai Visa rules, however some confusion still remains over how many visa exempt entries one is able to receive. Immigrants from the following countries can obtain 2 Visa Exempt entries at ... Read More
20/05/2017Darren McGarry
7 Best Reasons For Thai Expats To Write A Will


If you are a Thai expat, you can protect your assets by making a will. Read on to know more about the reasons for writing a last will and testament. As a Thai expat, your domicile status and other matters of residency are some of the things that may ... Read More
25/04/2017Darren McGarry