Kingdom of enchantments remains Southeast Asia’s premier destination for vacation takers. Blessed with picturesque peaks in the north, idyllic islands in the south, and Bangkok, the kinetic capital in between, the country continues to astonish. Into the bargain, Thailand remains affordable. For visitors the crime rate is low and the fun factor is high. To top it off, Thais are an amiable and tolerant people who know how to have a good time and play it cool even when tempers and temperatures are rising.