transport

Traffic, Regulatory, Road Signs in Thailand

Road and traffic signs in Thailand

Road signs are quite standard all over the world. However, each country will have its exception which may differ from the country where you are coming from. Below are 3 different types of common signs and road type that you would see in Thailand. You may click on the road sign image to enlarge the [...]

What you need to know when driving in Thailand

Driving in Thailand

In this article, I would share my experience of driving around in Thailand. In the beginning, it is a little unnerving but after a while, it gets easier once I figure out how things work around here. Preparation before coming Before I came to Thailand, I applied for an international driving license with my country [...]

What is a standard rate for a van driver in Thailand?

Standard van driver rates Thailand

I have traveled to Thailand many times for more than 10 years. Often we are in a group and it is more economical to employ the services of a van driver. Hopefully this information would be useful for those who are travelling to Thailand and looking for a van driver- as to ensure you may [...]

Hualampong Train station in Bangkok หัวลำโพง

Hualampong railway station หัวลำโพง or officially known as Bangkok Railway station is the main train station connecting intercity and intercountry train services. Trains that ply north, northeast, south, east and to Malaysia (Butterworth) can be accessed through this station. Train schedule taken during my trip there a few years ago. Always check as their timings may [...]

Chiang Mai Bus Station อาเขตเชียงใหม่

From the main bus station in Chiang Mai, you can buy tickets to travel by bus from Chiang Mai to places like Bangkok, Mae Hong Son, Chiang Rai, and other towns. Notice the red vehicle that you see above- it is equivalent of a public bus- the locals travel using the red vehicle above. There [...]