Thailand is the Land of Smiles. An enchanting and ancient nation in the heart of Southeast Asia, Thailand should be high on your travelling agenda.
Featuring tropical beaches stretching across the 1500 mile coastline, Thailand will cater to whatever you are looking for at a warm and crystal clear beach. Whether looking to mingle with other tourists at some of the more famous beaches or just to relax and absorb the local culture at a secluded spot, Thailand has something for you. If a rich nightlife is more your scene, you will find Thailand an amazing destination. World famous Reggae and Jazz bars will keep you laughing and dancing through the night, while friendly locals will make you feel at home. Khao san Road in Bangkok is great if you’re looking to meet and party with fellow tourists, you will find many backpackers and interesting characters from across the world there. Thai food is renowned all across the world and for good reason. Whether at a highly respected restaurant or a simple food stand, you will find amazing food that will keep you coming back for more.
If you are looking for adventure, Thailand might feel like paradise to you. There are beautiful hiking trails scattered throughout the countries unique terrain. Backpacking through these amazing trails you’ll find a sense of adventure and wonder unique to Thailand’s natural landscape. Thailand also offers diving excursions in its many beaches and lakes. Animal lovers will of course have to see the incredible elephant and wildlife sanctuaries, filled with beautiful native creatures in their natural habitats. Jungles and rivers make up the natural landscape of Thailand, many of these rivers offer boating tours. For those looking for a thrill, white water rafting is there to satiate that need. Travellers should try and check out Thailand’s rich history as well. With spectacular ancient ruins and temples dotted throughout the country, you will be awed by these centuries’ old structures. The temples offer a peak into the history of Thailand. Built during different time periods and with different architectural styles, each one is unique and beautiful in its own way. All this is backed by Thailand’s low cost of living and travel, making Thailand an affordable destination for cost conscious travellers.
Regardless of your reason for vacationing to Thailand, you should try out a Muay Thai program. Muay Thai (also known as the Art of The Eight Limbs) is a martial art native to Thailand. With a long and prestigious history, Muay Thai is commonly practised around the world. It can often be seen used in MMA fights. This does not mean that it’s only for those looking to kick some serious butt; Muay Thai is an excellent way to improve your fitness and agility. Thailand has many Muay Thai schools and camps that offer courses and programs for beginners. Learning in Thailand means that you will be taught by masters of the art. You will find that it is an intense workout that really pushes you to your maximum. Muay Thai can also help you develop discipline and a clear understanding of the way your body moves and works. You will also find many tourists who come to Thailand specifically to train in Muay Thai, from professional fighters to backpackers just looking to engage in this incredible living art form.