Learn About Thai Culture And Customs
Despite influences from many other countries, Thailand is home to a culture that is uniquely theirs. In Thai custom, people greet each other with a salutation known as wai – as opposed to the Western-influenced hand shake. For the wai, the palms of the hands are pressed together and heads are bowed to show respect. Thailand’s cultural heritage is enriched by their arts and crafts. These arts and crafts represent the conventions of rural life. Thai food is famous for balancing spicy, sour, sweet, salty and bitter flavors. In this video, WatchMojo.com takes a closer look at the customs and culture of Thailand.