Thailand Country in Asia information and photo #Thailand – Thailand flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Thailand is a country on Southeast Asia’s Indochina peninsula known for tropical beaches, opulent royal palaces, ancient ruins and ornate temples displaying figures of Buddha, a revered symbol. In Bangkok, the capital, an ultramodern cityscape rises next to quiet canal and riverside communities. Commercial hubs such as Chinatown consist of labyrinthine alleys crammed with shophouses, markets and diners.
Currency: Thai baht
King: Bhumibol Adulyadej
Population: 67.01 million (2013) World Bank
Official language: Thai