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Thailand is well-known for its postcard-worthy beaches, majestic limestone cliffs, friendly locals, and glimmering temples. But beyond its natural beauty and tourist attractions, the Land of Smiles also has a unique culture and history that not many people know – some are odd and bizarre. So, if you’re thinking of visiting or living in the country, why not clue up on its exciting facts? From a festival for monkeys to Bangkok’s mouthful real name, here are some fun facts about Thailand! Fun and interesting facts about Thailand 1. Bangkok’s real name is super long Thailand’s capital city, Bangkok, has one […]

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"Ever wondered why conjoined twins are sometimes called Siamese twins? The term Siamese twins come from the conjoined brothers, Chang and Eng Bunker, who were born in 1811 in the Kingdom of Siam. They were called “The Siamese Twins” when they first arrived in England to become circus exhibits. Today, the word is not widely used anymore."

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