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 ...
Category: Living 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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...