THAILAND

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Culture

With its friendly people and stunning scenery, the “Land of a Thousand Smiles” is not to be missed. Thailand is the 50th largest country in the world with rugged mountains up in the north and world-famous tropical beaches down south. Buddhism is one of the most important cultural influence in Thailand. Many of the traditions and beliefs in Thailand stem directly from Buddhist concepts and principles.

Bangkok Dinner Cruise on the Chao Phraya River

This is an elegant way to see the main attractions such as the Grand Palace and the Temple of Dawn. During the dinner cruise, feast on a buffet of Thai dishes while watching the lit-up city skyline pass by.

Floating Markets Day Trip from Bangkok

Explore and travel the floating markets of Damnoen Saduak. Travel by long-tailed speedboat as a guide unloads the secrets of these 19th-century canals built by King Rama IV.

Weather

The climate is subtropical throughout most of the country, leading to year-round hot and humid conditions. During the hottest months of the year, temperatures regularly top 40° C (105° F). Even during the cooler “winter” season, you can expect daily highs to be around 30° C (86° F).

Airports

Suvarnabhumi Airport & Phuket International Airport

Job Type

We are looking for new and experienced teachers who are interested in teaching English in Thailand at kindergartens, primary and high schools.

  • Working hours – 07:30 am – 4:30 pm Mon – Friday
  • Salary – 30 000 baht – 48 000 baht
  • Assistance with work permit and visa
  • Accident / Health Insurance
  • Housing allowance or assistance in finding housing
  • Other benefits might include airport pick up, promotion opportunities, transport to school (dependent on the school)

Country Facts

Cost of living

The cost of a combo meal at a fast-food restaurant starts at 189 ฿ and a meal in a local restaurant can start at 60 ฿ . Street vendors offer cheaper meals and snacks and grocery shopping.

Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 694.87 ฿ 

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,649.64 ฿

Accommodation

-Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre roughly 14,035.28 ฿
-Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre roughly 8,574.42
฿

+ Pros

+ Language barrier

+ Variable weather

+ Costly imports

− Cons

Multicultural population

Local festivals

Affordable treatment

Gorgeous summers