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Cultural Week: Thailand
The cultural week is recommended to anyone joining the volunteer centre in Hua Hin. Complete the Cultural week before your volunteer program and get to know other volunteers before you begin. Immerse yourself in Thai culture through various cultural activities and sightseeing attractions.
Vaccines to travel to Thailand
Contact your local GP or hospital to make an appointment as soon as possible. Ideally at least four weeks before you leave. Your local GP or hospital will have your vaccine history and advice you on what you will need to take.
Thailand: Booking Flights & Airport Transfer
Your airport transfers are included. How to arrange your flights and what to expect on your Thailand tour - All your answers are here.
10 Thai Customs That Might Surprise You
Thailand is a country filled with stunning landscapes, mouthwatering food, friendly locals and….a slew of surprising customs that confuse even the most experienced travelers and expats who now call this home.
How To (Respectfully) Visit A Thai Temple
Whether you’re a history nut or not, a trip to Thailand is never complete without visiting some of the country’s most sacred and historic Buddhist temples.
How To Master Thailand's Night Train
The overnight train in Thailand is a backpacker right of passage and an experience you won’t soon forget. The tracks straddle the spine of Thailand from Myanmar and Laos in the north down into Malaysia in the deep south.