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Living in Thailand, from Germany

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Thailand

  • Join our community and get to know members of Thailand’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Thai expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Bangkok, Pattaya and many other regions

The InterNations Expat Guide for working and living in Thailand

Are you an expat working and living in Thailand? Or are you preparing to move soon to Bangkok, Pattaya or any other of the Thai international hotspots?

Expat life in Thailand has much to offer and provides a great intercultural experience – from discovering the countryside like the countless islands in the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand, learning how Thai people celebrate Songkran festival, up to tasting Thailand’s favorite dishes such as phad thai.

InterNations provides you with more info than just for Thailand. We also tell you all about live in Malaysia or living in Russia, to name but a few expat hotspots.

Thailand Expat Locations

KIS International School

KIS International School

International Schools & Education

Taste of Thai

Taste of Thai

Culture & Sights

The Speakeasy @ Hotel Muse

The Speakeasy @ Hotel Muse

Restaurants & Nightlife

Thong Dee Restaurant & Bar

Thong Dee Restaurant & Bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

ALIVE BAR

ALIVE BAR

Restaurants & Nightlife

BAAN TSCHUAI DUU LÄÄ - House of help and care

BAAN TSCHUAI DUU LÄÄ - House of help and care

Expat Health Care

Mrs Balbir's

Mrs Balbir's

Restaurants & Nightlife

Soi Cowboy

Soi Cowboy

Restaurants & Nightlife

Working and living in Thailand – Valuable Information from A to Z

Moving to and living in Thailand requires a wealth of up-to-date, trustworthy information on various aspects of Thai expat life. Living abroad in Thailand raises a lot of questions such as: ʺHow do I find the best relocation services for moving to Thailand?ʺ, ʺWhat are the consequences of overstaying one's visum?ʺ, ʺWhich international school in Bangkok should our kids attend?ʺ or, ʺHow do I obtain a work permit for my spouse at the Thai municipality in Chiang Mai?ʺ

Collecting all that information on working and living in Thailand is quite laborious and time-consuming. Our InterNations Expat Guide for Thailand aims to help you and provides you with reliable info on those topics that matter to expats living in Thailand. The Guide includes information on many different areas ranging from sports and leisure, to local infrastructure or embassies and consulates, up to international schools. Typical questions related to expat life abroad, such as ʺWhat should I do if I happen to lose my passport?ʺ, will no longer remain unanswered.

To learn more about how to organize your expat life around the world, please read on in our guide section: From living in Iceland to living in USA, we have it covered.

Tips on living and working in Thailand –
From chambers of foreign trade to nannies and baby-sitters

Moreover, our expat directory for Thailand includes recommended listings of expat institutions and relocation services, e.g. chambers of foreign trade or nannies and baby-sitters. As a member, you’ll also be able to share your experiences of living abroad in Thailand with your fellow expats on the InterNations Forum. We are looking forward to welcoming you with a heart-felt Sawùt dee from our expats living and working in Thailand.

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