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Thailand is perfect for all types of travelers. There is so much to see and do, you can easily spent a few months here. Highlights of Thailand include the islands in the South, a trekking around Chiang Mai or Pai, a visit to the Death Railway in Kanchanaburi and the Grand Temple in Bangkok. Getting around is easy by public transportation / big buses. Some of the best backpacker hostels are in Thailand. They are perfect for meeting new travel friends and finding budget tours. Thailand is a great country for independent travelers, especially for beginner backpackers. Don’t forget to check out the ‘Make a Plan’ section on this blog for loads of general backpacking tips. Are you ready for your Thailand adventure?

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