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  • ano_1

    Joined Travelfish
    9th September, 2009
    Posts: 20

    Hi,

    On all previous trips to Thailand have packed and worn long trousers when visiting any place of religious significance.

    In an attempt to cut back on 'stuff' and generally travel lighter; my question is...Would a sarong suffice for said long duds at same time show appropriated respect and be culturally acceptable to Thais.

    Many Thanks
    Ano.

    #1 Posted: 23/2/2010 - 09:43

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  • shaydan_01

    Joined Travelfish
    16th November, 2009
    Location Australia
    Posts: 80

    A long sarong is perfect for covering legs and staying cool whilst visiting temples and you'll probably find many people doing the same thing.

    #2 Posted: 23/2/2010 - 10:15

  • DLuek

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    Joined Travelfish
    19th June, 2008
    Location Thailand
    Posts: 928
    Total reviews: 14

    Yes sarong is perfectly fine - last trip my gf carried one with her just in case we stumbled upon an interesting looking temple.

    By the way, great title to your post!

    #3 Posted: 23/2/2010 - 12:21

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