Getting here is half the fun!
Pattaya City is nestled along a picturesque bay on the East Coast of the Gulf of Thailand roughly 160 kilometers (two-hour drive) southeast of Bangkok. From a fishing village in the 60's, Pattaya has emerged as the favorite Southeast Asian vacation spot, at all times sunny beach resort in particular admired by Europeans. A fascinating escape where pleasure-seeking tourists, holiday-makers from around the world unfold an incomparable array of possibilities to unwind during exotic holiday on much fun and comfortable beach vacations.
Sunshine, Sea, Beaches, Watersports, Banana & Palmtrees, Exotic Tropical Fuits, Bowling, Snooker, Golf, Massage, Relaxation, Nightlife, Restaurants, Bars, Clubs, Discos, all kinds Day-and-Night Shows and so much more... all year-around.
Pattaya integrates the delights of first-class beach resort and city-like dining, shopping and night entertainment facilities: more than 300 assorted hotels, thousands of shops, restaurants, bars and clubs. It comes along with a variety of sport and recreational activities: beaches, golf courses (so far 21 golf courses in Pattaya and vicinity), tennis courts, go-kart, sport gyms with exercising, weight-lifting and Thai-boxing gear.
Pattaya attracts thousands of pleasure-seeking tourists from all over the world. It has become a truly cosmopolitan meeting spot, where travelers alongside the vibrant expat community face each other amidst the smiling faces of Thai folks. It isn't just a place to look around, but the vacation spot where nations meet, communicate, interact and befriend during the holiday. And for some, Pattaya provides the opportunity to flare out and to show off, flamboyantly exposing on beaches, while walking, driving or at clubs, bars and discos. Such a variety of these free playboy shows, not once one would wonder: What an odd place... is that really happening on planet Earth?
Every year this exotic beach resort welcomes roughly five million visitors and so far, Thais fully recognize the importance of tourism. The friendly and hospitable nature of Thai folks boosts its promotion, frequently bringing back the old and constantly rising up the number of newcomers.
Regardless of its intense and flamboyant life, Pattaya is a reasonably safe place by any standards. Altogether, Police patrols and Tourist Police jointly with the security guards are on 24 hour-a-day alert protecting the tourists, along with the local residents serving the guests. Hence, even a lady alone is completely safe strolling around day-and-night. If you don't want, no one will touch you. Incidents if any, for the most part are between tourists themselves, amongst machos of US Navy, Russians and 'Russian Mafia', and so forth.
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