These websites are about Thailand. Here students can find information about the history, geography, people and culture of this Kingdom. You can take a virtual tour of the Royal Palaces, see images of Buddhist sculpture, view photos of rare white elephants, and search for Thai terms in a word puzzle.
Map of Thailand
This printable map shows the major cities and rivers of Thailand.
Enchanted Learning: Flag of Thailand
This site has a picture of and information about Thailand's flag. There are links to a printable flag that you can color, an outline map of Thailand, and a short quiz. NOTE: This site includes ads.
This student created site talks about the history of the Kingdom of Thailand.
These pages were created by students in Thailand and show the things that they think best represent Thai culture. NOTE: This site contains a discussion forum.
Palaces of the King
On this site you can take virtual tours of the Royal Palaces of Thailand. Click on the thumbnail images to go to a particular palace, and then use the drop down menus to reach specific destinations. The virtual tours require QuickTime and Flash.
PBS: White Elephants of Thailand
Read about and view photos of rare white elephants in Thailand, which are the property of the king. NOTE: This site includes ads. NOTE: This site includes user comments and links to social networking sites.
PBS: Thailand: Jewel of the Orient
This colorful site has information about travel in Thailand, as well as facts about the animals that live there and an overview of Buddhism. There are quick facts about the country and lots of photographs. NOTE: This site includes ads.
Currency of Thailand
Click on the links under the heading "Images" to see pictures of Thai currency. NOTE: This commercial site links to an online store.
This article about Thailand includes many facts about the country, including a map and a picture of the flag. There is also a link to an encyclopedia entry. NOTE: This site contains ads.
CIA World FactBook: Thailand
This site has lots of facts about Thailand, including information about the economy, government, people, geography, and a map.
This site contains many quick facts about the country of Thailand, information about the government, links to the official media sources, and a Thai history timeline. NOTE: This site includes ads and links to social networking sites.
Quia: Thailand Word Search
Have fun finding hidden words associated with Thailand in this word puzzle.
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