Category: Living in Thailand

10-Year Thai Retirement Visa – Yay or Nay

13

Sep2017
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

25

Aug2017
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

25

Jul2017
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
beach-nomad

07

Jul2017
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

13

Jun2017
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.

12

Jun2017
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
know-the-rules

20

May2017
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 a land ... Read More
20/05/2017Darren McGarry
7 Best Reasons For Thai Expats To Write A Will

25

Apr2017
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
Have You Seen These Cultural Festivals In Thailand

07

Apr2017
Whether you are a Thai expat or someone who wants to visit Thailand, you should never miss out on seeing some of the unique cultural festivals that are celebrated in Thailand. How many festivals on this list have you attended? When most people think about Thailand, the first thing ... Read More
07/04/2017Darren McGarry
Popular Dishes That Expats Should Try In Thailand

24

Mar2017
Living in Thailand means more than just enjoying a tropical climate with pristine beaches and welcoming people – it also means amazing food. Expats, these are some of the top Thai dishes you should not miss! One of the great things about living in Thailand... Read More
24/03/2017Darren McGarry