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5 month travel

  • benphotog

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    Posted from within Vietnam.

    I've been travelling for about 3 monthes now from london to south africa to australia and new zealand and my money has been flying out the door, and this is me not flashpacking haha, now i'm in SEA and have 5 monthes to travel 2 of which will be in thailand. So i have 2 questions, 1) How much money do u think i will need on this trip? 2) The best way to get extend a thai visa by a month
    by the way i'm american so any advice would be great! Thanks!

    #1 Posted: 11/2/2009 - 11:56

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  • somtam2000

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    Hi Ben,

    1) depends on how much you travel. US$20-30 a day in Thailand is plenty for travellers on a budget.

    2) If you're talking about a two month tourist visa and want to extend it for another 30 days, go to the immigration office in Bangkok -- they'll do it for you no problems.

    #2 Posted: 13/2/2009 - 08:34

  • benphotog

    Joined Travelfish
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    Posted from within Vietnam.

    thanks for that somtam cheers!

    #3 Posted: 15/2/2009 - 11:31

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