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Information about Thailand
Website by the Tourism Authority of Thailand. Browse this site to learn about popular destinations in the country and different activities you can participate in.
NY Times' Thailand Travel Guide
The New York Times' travel guide for sightseeing in Thailand. Find information on various cities and local attractions.
Thailand Travel & Culture Guides
Frommer's Thailand by
Available as an eBook by clicking the title link above.
This travel guide's long-time resident author will lead you to the tastiest street food, finest beaches, liveliest nightlife, richest temples, and most restorative holistic health retreats. Insider safety tips provide the lowdown on everything
Note: These books are available for you to use before leaving the U--please do not take library books with you on your learning abroad trip. eBooks can be accessed online while on your trip.
Culture Smart! Thailand by
General Collection, Level 2: DS568 .J66 2008
This culture guide looks at the social life, customs, and national characteristics of Thailand, including coverage of such topics as values, attitudes, religion, family, food, language, and social relationships.
Footprint Thailand Handbook by
General Collection, Level 2: DS566.2 E5 1999
The Thailand Handbook offers a comprehensive guide to the country, with information on Thai history and culture, plus advice on accommodation, restaurants, shopping, sightseeing and destinations situated off the beaten track.
Livemocha is a free online language learning resource that can help you brush up on your foreign language skills before traveling abroad. This resource combines traditional language learning methods, online practice, and interaction with native language speakers from around the world. Click here to sign up for a free account.
Website for one of the largest newspapers in Thailand (in Thai).
Website for an English-language newspaper out of Thailand.
BBC News- Asia
Website for the BBC News in Asia.
Programs in Thailand
Some of the learning abroad programs in Thailand currently offered. Check the Learning Abroad website for a complete list.