backpacking in thailand

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1. Posted by colinmc (Full Member 129 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

hey guys what should i take while backpacking around thailand.....anything i should take and anything i shouldnt

2. Posted by TLWH (Travel Guru 516 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Depends on the time of year and what you plan to do

light raincoat - take
travel towel - take
small first air kit - take
shorts - take
decent pair flip flops - take
multi port plug - take

heavy coat - leave
heavy bottles of toiletries - leave and buy there

3. Posted by nethers (Budding Member 4 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

to be honest, you're fine as long as you have your documents, a good pair of havaiana flip flops and some crappy clothes. Everything is super cheap out there, they even have a boots pharmacy in Bangkok and really good thai pharmacies all over the place. Clothes for beach-ing etc, again, readily available and cheap. Backpacking Thailand is really easy and fun, you shouldn't have any problems, the Thai people are the most generous and caring people. You also, absolutely MUST go to at leats one full moon party in Koh Phangnan, but be careful!
Have a safe trip