Scams and warnings

Are drugs legal in Thailand?

Hashish, cocaine, heroin, ecstasy, and any other drugs usage is illegal in Thailand and there are severe penalty if caught. Cigarettes is only allow to be smoked outdoor for every venue including pubs and nightclubs.

Is jewelry safe to purchase in Thailand?

Thailand is one of the major trading hub for gemstones and jewelry. The quality of Thai craftsmanship makes jewelry pieces very attractive and outstanding. There are many jewelry stores available, but just as any other destinations, always asked for a guaranteed certificate for every items and shop only in a licensed jewelry stores.