Ten interesting things about Thailand!

  1. Thailand is #20 for having the most population.
  2. Thailand has over 16million visitors each year
  3. Have you ever heard of the Phuket Vegetarian Festival? – It’s an annual Chinese event where you become a vegetarian for 10 days.
  4. In Thailand Buddhism is practiced by 95% of the population
  5. Muay Thai is the National Sport
  6. Elephant polo! A sport that is kind of like waterpolo except you get to ride elephants and use an elephant polo stick to throw the ball.
  7. It is against the law to say rude things about the king/queen
  8. Doi Inthanon is the highest mountain in Thailand.
  9. Kanchanburi is a small town that is well known for the construction of the Burma-Siam Railway or death railway.
  10. Koh Phangan is a well known island for partying [Full Moon, Half Moon, and Black Moon Parties]. Go there if you want to party!

Thanks for reading!

Source :

1. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/asia/thailand/articles/Thailand-20-fascinating-facts/

2. http://www.phuketvegetarian.com/index_eg.htm

3. http://www.elephantpolo.com/index.php/the-sport/how-to-play

4. https://www.thainationalparks.com/doi-inthanon-national-park

5. http://www.lonelyplanet.com/thailand/kanchanaburi-province/kanchanaburi/introduction

6. https://www.lonelyplanet.com/thailand/lower-southern-gulf/ko-pha-ngan


2 thoughts on “Ten interesting things about Thailand!

  1. great info and I was there an year ago!

  2. Reblogged this on glamadventuress and commented:
    Beautiful Thailand

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