Thailand is familiar to many people from Europe and America, as they know it as an exotic country, where they can spend a sunny summer holiday with crystal-clear water. In many Hollywood movies a group of friends spends some quality time in Bangkok - the city of sin for a lot people. In recent years, the movie Hangover was set in Thailand where the characters lived absurd stories in the midst of Bangkok's nightlife scene.
As much as Thailand evokes positive memories, especially Phuket remained in the collective memory, as the tsunami in 2004 killed more than 200.000 people and destroyed houses of thousands of people during the Christmas time. Nevertheless, the popular beach of Phuket was shortly built up again and the population maintained their positive mindset. Discover this beautiful and diverse country, that many know only from images and videos!