Useful Links

 

Visa/Foreign entry to Thailand
                 
U.S. Department of State Official Travel Site:
                       
https://www.state.gov/p/eap/ci/th/
                               Types of visas:
                       
http://www.thailandguru.com/infra-visa.html
                               Entry into Thailand:
                       
http://www.thailandguru.com/housing-moving-travel.html

 Time and weather
                
 World time:  Bangkok
                       
http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=28

                           Weather:
                      
 http://www.thailandguru.com/infra-weather.html
                                         http://www.bangkokbob.net/weather.htm

 Health and safety issues

                       http://www.cdc.gov/travel/

                                        https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/before-you-go/your-health-abroad.html

                                        http://www.thailandguru.com/food-water.html

 Money matters

                               Practical advice on money exchange and credit
                       cards:

                                        https://www.tripadvisor.com/Travel-g293915-s601/Thailand:Banks.And.Money.html

           Banks:

                    Bank of Thailand:
                                                        
https://www.bot.or.th/English/Pages/default.aspx

                                               Bangkok Bank:
                                                        
http://www.bangkokbank.com/BangkokBank/Pages/homepage.aspx

                                               Kasikorn (Thai Farmers) Bank: 
                                             
https://www.kasikornbank.com/EN/personal/Pages/Home.aspx

 Bouncing around Bangkok

                  Maps: Excellent interactive map of the city:

                                 http://www.bangkok-maps.com/