- Currency: Baht (฿)
- Capital city: Bangkok
- Language: Thai
- Key phrase to learn: Sa-wùt dee krúp/kà (Hello)
- Time difference: Thailand is 7 hours ahead of the UK
- Average flight time: 10 hours
- International phone code: +66
- Emergency services number: Mobile police 191; fire brigades 199; tourist police 1155
- Public holidays: New Year's Day (January 1), Chakri Day (April 6), Songkran (April 13-15), Labor Day (May 1), Coronation Day (May 5), Visakha Bucha (full moon day of the sixth lunar month), June Solstice (June 21), Asanha Bucha (full moon day of the eighth lunar month), The Queen's Birthday (August 12), Mother's Day (August 12), Chulalongkorn Day (October 23), The King's Birthday (December 5), Constitution Day (December 10), New Year's Eve (December 31).
- Link to FCO travel advice: www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/thailand
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