What is the geography of Thailand like?

How would you describe Thailand?

Located in the heart of mainland Southeast Asia, Thailand is a country of mountains, hills, plains and a long coastline along the Gulf of Thailand (1,875 km) and the Andaman Sea (740 km), not including the coastlines of some 400 islands, most of them in the Andaman Sea. … Thai is the national and official language.

What are 5 interesting facts about Thailand?

Fun and interesting facts about Thailand

  • Bangkok’s real name is super long. …
  • Thailand is a land of temple. …
  • Thailand used to be known as Siam. …
  • Siamese cats are native to Thailand. …
  • The first conjoined twin to become internationally known came from Thailand. …
  • Over 90 per cent of Thais are Buddhist. …
  • Males were all Buddhist monks.

What are some geographical issues?

Some examples of contemporary geographical issues and events include:

  • air and water pollution.
  • child labour and exploitation.
  • coastal erosion.
  • coal seam gas extraction.
  • drought.
  • endangered species.
  • famines.
  • flooding.
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