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21. Posted by boozyfloozy_si (Budding Member 40 posts) 5y

Are any of you guys likely to still be in Thailand mid-end of Sept???

22. Posted by CheersT (Travel Guru 2458 posts) 5y

You guys who are flipping out over going anywhere by yourself really need to read this and believe it:

Arranging travel buddies in advance for Thailand is completely unnecessary. Period.

Thailand is arguably the the easiest/simplest "foreign" country on the entire Planet Earth for a solo western backpacker. If you stick to the usual guide book places you'll find it absolutely JAM-PACKED with countless other backpackers EXACTLY like you.

It's the perfect destination for a first time solo backpacker who needs to build a little confidence.

Relax... you'll easily meet loads of compatible travel companions once you're there... have fun...

Cheers,
Terry

23. Posted by Jim_rdg (Budding Member 3 posts) 5y

Hiya - I'm in the same boat too! I will be flying into Thailand on the 2nd of Aug but will be doing a volunteering placement until the 27th Aug and will be heading back upto Bangkok - I'm the same, very nervous about meeting people out there!

Jim

24. Posted by CheersT (Travel Guru 2458 posts) 5y

Jim, read Post #22.

Cheers,
Terry

25. Posted by lewib.uk (First Time Poster 1 posts) 5y

hey, exactly the same mate im travellin alone im a 23 yr old male from uk i also get to thailand on the 10th of august. im shittin it but keep being told by people who have to thailand it will be fine and i will meet thousands of people! i get to bangkok to start off and will prob be stayin there for a couple of nights from there i also want to exprience the full moon party and diving. it would be cool to meet up give me a shout if ya feel to mate!!

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27. Posted by Tsosa (Budding Member 3 posts) 5y

So as of a few hours ago, I was just ditched by my traveling companion on the way to Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and possibly Laos. I am a 24 year old female from NYC flying in on the 6th of august and I would love to get in touch with all of you! Please let me know if anyone is interested in linking up and exploring this part of the world with some (very good I must add) company. I must let you all know that I am spontaneous as can be, and I do love my drink. Diving, going on motorcycle tours through Vietnam, floating markets, visiting temples and beautiful beaches are on my list of things to do. Add me on Facebook (Tirzah Sosa) and let's make this happen!

28. Posted by Arizona Gary (Budding Member 2 posts) 5y

Ha Ha that is so funny that you think you may have waited to late to start your travels(24:)). Im 60 and Im just starting mine for the second time around. Good Luck and have a lot of fun!

I retire next year and if you ever need a travel companion, send me an e-mail. What a hoot.

Gary

29. Posted by debasispandit (Budding Member 4 posts) 5y

HEy.. there,
Am going to thailand alone this august., ANyone. want to meet and join for the travel let me know..

Gracias...

30. Posted by zaka (Budding Member 2 posts) 5y

hi guys my name is zakari iam from germany and iam travelling alone to bangkok on August 17th 2011. Is anybody out there hu is gonna be there at the same time ???
From bangkok i want to check out sukhothai, chiang mai after this go back to bangkok and for 2-3 days gp
to kambodscha and finally south of thailand;) maybe somebody wants to join me

salut:)

[ Edit: Edited on 28-Jul-2011, at 11:33 by zaka ]