According to a survey by the Thai Rice Foundation, the number of farmers continues to drop. And 90 per cent of farmer’s children—the future of Thai agriculture—said they would not carry on their forebear’s work in rice paddies.
Like any other place in the world, the Thai have their own set of beliefs and practices. As an outsider, it is your prerogative to respect their culture. Here’s a list of things you should know before traveling to Thailand.