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What are the most challenging aspects of retiring in Thailand?

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We asked retirees what they find the most challenging about retiring in Thailand. They wrote...

"Adjusting to the different culture, language and climate. Being away from friends and loved-ones in the US," explained one expat living in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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"Cultual Shock, Language skill problems, Lack of law enforcement. Smog, unfriendly people, always getting ripped off by the taxi drivers, having to pay a different price [than] the Thai's. Freedom of Speech," said another expat in Nonthaburi, Thailand.

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