FAQs about Thailand
What are ‘Khlongs?
Khlongs are canals - and, at one time, Bangkok was a city built on stilts like Venice, with many Khlongs! Today, the busiest tourist attraction to see the few remaining Khlongs are at the famous ‘Floating Markets’.
Why do the dates for Fathers Day and Mothers Day change periodically in Thailand?
These dates are not fixed because they are always matched to the birthdays of the King and Queen of Thailand.
Is it illegal to insult the Thai royal family?
Yes - it has a lege-majeste legal system, which means it is illegal to criticize the country’s royal family. Doing so could see you imprisoned.
Do you know any fun facts about Thailand? Share them in the comments below!
Are you fascinated with Thailand? If you are, check out these interesting facts about Bangkok