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Also known as the land of smiles, Thailand has always been a top tourist destination with its stunning coastlines, majestic temples and colorful markets.
However, there are some infamous tourist targeted scams around temples, transport, nightlife as well as petty crime to watch out for.
Note: vast majority of trips are trouble free and there is no need to be paranoid. That said, it always pays to be aware, careful, and prepared.
- Tourist police: 1155
- Police: 191
- Ambulance: 1554; medical: 1669
- Fire: 199
How it works: Although uncommon, there have been reports of theft by luggage handlers/security staff. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMwKyeATCkU Places to beware: Bangkok: Suvarnabhumi Airport Phuket: Phuket International Airport What to do: Luggage:…Read more…