Ravishing Facts About Thailand

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Ravishing Facts About Thailand

Ravishing Facts About Thailand

Here are some Ravishing Facts About Thailand

  • Bankok is the Capital of Thailand.
  • The Old Name of Thailand was SIAM.
  • Thailand is the only country in South-East Asia that has never been colonised under European power.
  • The first known Siamese twins were born in Thailand.
  • Every year there is a festival dedicated entirely to monkeys in Thailand.
  • Bangkok’s ceremonial name , ‘Krungthepmahanakhon Amonrattanakosin Mahintharayutthaya Mahadilokphop Noppharatratchathaniburirom Udomratchaniwetmahasathan Amonphimanawatansathit Sakkathattiyawitsanukamprasit. is world’s longest name.
  • The official name of Thailand is the Kingdom of Thailand and it was formerly known as Siam.
  • Thailand has a land border with 4 countries including Myanmar (formerly Burma), Laos, Cambodia and Malaysia.

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  • Thailand has a population of 67 million people (67,448,120) as of July 2013.
  • Bangkok is the largest city and the capital of Thailand.
  • Thailand has over 1430 islands.
  • Buddhism is the primary religion in Thailand. It is practised by about 95% of the population. There are many Buddhist temples and grand golden Buddhist statues.
  • The official language is Thai.
  • The national flower of Thailand is the orchid.
  • Red Bull, the world-famous energy drink, has its roots in Thailand.
  • Thailand loves its King and shows great respect for the monarchy. The well-known Hollywood movie. “The King and I” was never shown in Thai theaters. Because it was considered to be derogatory to the King.
  • In Thailand, it is illegal to leave your house without underwear on.
  • Thailand is the world’s largest exporter of rice.
  • Thailand is a constitutional monarchy, much like England.
  • Muay Thai boxing is known as “the art of eight limbs”.

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