To get better medical treatments, Thailand is one of the most preferred and top medical tourism destinations in the Southeast Asian region. Many citizens of … Read more
The emergence of the coronavirus pandemic at the beginning of 2020 shook the tourism industry to its core. Travel was either halted or heavily disrupted worldwide, with Thailand one of the first countries to completely close its international borders. Regardless, Thailand is slowly, but steadily, reopening its doors to international travelers in 2021 in an attempt to revive the tourism industry and help the thousands of locals affected by the lack of arrivals into the country.
If you live, work, or stay in Thailand for extended periods, the thought of buying health insurance has almost certainly crossed your mind. Medical care in Thailand has the potential to cost a fortune, particularly in private hospitals where you are most likely to visit as a foreigner or expat. Even public or government hospital bills can tally up quickly for major procedures or long stays.
For any visitor to Thailand, whether as a tourist for leisure or a businessperson who regularly comes to the Land of Smiles, travel insurance is a top priority. Hospitals, especially private hospitals, can be rather expensive and you certainly don’t want to be left facing high bills while in Thailand.