Category Archives: Thailand Culture

Exotic Fruits Of Thailand

Available on every street, sold on the beaches and served with every meal – fruit is at the heart of Thailand – whether one of the many variations of banana or something a little more unfamiliar – like the beautiful … Continue reading

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Customs of Thailand

Many regard Thailand as the friendliest most welcoming country on earth – and for good reason, wherever one goes you’re sure to be greeted with a smile. However, it’s important to remember that Thailand is also a country steeped in … Continue reading

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Muay Thai The Art of Eight Limbs

Muay Thai In Thailand (The Art Of Eight Limbs) It’s perhaps strange that a sport such as Muay Thai could come from a country such as Thailand, which if anything, has a reputation for peaceful happy people – as equally … Continue reading

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Famous Northern Thai Dishes

Thai cuisine is world-renowned for its depth of flavour, vibrant colours, good use of spices and appealing health benefits. However, Thai food in the west is often a pot of boiled tomatoes masquerading as Tom Yum and tasting not even … Continue reading

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Buddhism in Thailand

A Short Introduction To Buddhism In Thailand Whilst walking the streets of Thailand.whether in Bangkok, Surat Thani are all the way north in Mae Sai on the border of Burma, it’s difficult to separate Thai culture from Buddhism. Everywhere you … Continue reading

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Exploring Thai Culture

You’ll be swept away by lush mountains, lost in dreams when sunsets drip from the sky into turquoise blue lagoons, busy tasting delicate spices and hopefully doing a little exercise in the hills of Chiang Mai – but in-between all … Continue reading

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Weather in Chiang Mai Thailand

It’s the rainy season here in Chiang Mai and contrary to people’s beliefs… it isn’t raining. In fact the rainy season generally brings with it a series of wonderful events from fresh breathable air to abundant and colourful vegetation. So … Continue reading

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Military Coup In Thailand Guest Update May 2014

Louise and Richard, the founders of Fresh Start would like take this opportunity to discuss the current military coup in Thailand and it’s history of coups, and reassure all of our boot-campers that the current situation does not in any … Continue reading

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Thailand Festivals – Happy New Year it’s Songkran

Songkran: Thailand’s New Year Festival There are a lot of things that Thailand just gets wonderfully right and the beautiful paradise beaches found on Koh Kood, Phuket and Krabi; the heavenly views afforded over the jungle in Chiang Mai and … Continue reading

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10 Reasons to Visit Amazing Thailand

Amazing Thailand is one of the most interesting countries in Southeast Asia. Here are my 10 reasons why should you go to Thailand on holiday this year. 1. Phenomenal Thai Cuisine. Thailand is famous all over the world for its … Continue reading

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