At a glance the changes that have occurred since the original summary are that -
Non visa entry by land or air can now be extended for 30 days for 1900 baht.
Its still the case that G7 passport holders get 30 days when entering by land whereas many other nationalities only get 15 days if they come by land border.
Authorities announced in August / September 2014 that they reserve the right to restrict the number of border runs those without visas can do. But not much evidence of this being…
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We'll by flying into Chiang Mai in Thailand for part of our trip round Southeast Asia on the 22nd of March. Our original plan was to spend a chilled week in CM and the surrounding area - being particularly drawn to the the lush, beautiful landscapes as opposed to busy city life or flat featureless plains. Unfortunately we've been reading about the crop burnings that take place at this time of year and how this could potentially ruin our trip.
We're therefore looking at a potential alternative…
Hello! I'm a 19 yr old female looking for some much needed advice on my itinerary and how to go about a visa for travelling through Thailand. As this is my first post, i hope i can give as much info as possible about the advice i need! I appreciate any info anyone can provide as everything is a large help right now! This will be my first backpacking trip ever. I will be going alone, and am extremely excited about it! I have done quite a bit of research and decided Thailand was a safe bet for a…
I've asked this question before but never really got a straight answer...
Does anyone know which Thai bank ATM's you are able to withdraw 30,000 baht from (international debit card) as opposed to the regular 20,000. I know they exist. I'll be in Ranong, Phang-Nga & Krabi, then Pai and Mae Hong Son
Has someone done such a transaction recently?
Please don't reply with a visa, mastercard or cash advance answer. - ATM ONLY - Which Bank? Does it depend on the branch?
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