What are some Cultural Tips for Thailand?
Whether you are planning a short visit to complete our in-class TEFL course or are thinking about staying on to teach once qualified, there are several cultural tips that could make your stay in Thailand a little smoother. Knowing the appropriate words and gestures for greeting local people is obviously very important. You should also know which gestures to avoid, such as pointing with your finger, touching someone’s head or showing the soles of your feet. What should you wear when visiting a temple? What year is it according to the Thai calendar? Which day of the week is represented by the color yellow? Check out this infographic for some top cultural tips.