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TEFL Certified in Thailand

A February 2004 trip to Phuket by artravel

Quote: My fiance and I decided we needed a change. We wanted to try something new, we decided to teach English. There are many places any native English speaker can go to teach with or without certification but we decided to get certified first in Phuket, Thailand.

TEFL Certified in Thailand

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The best thing about Phuket was the people. I've never met more genuinely nice people in my life. It's just their culture. Everybody was so welcoming and loved being able to practice their English with us, which helped because we knew no more Thai than hello, goodbye, and thank you. Also the reason we chose Phuket in the first place was largely based on finances. We were able to rent an air-conditioned room with TV, a fridge, hot water, a comfortable bed, and a balcony for about a month. We ate out every meal for about total a day (full meals). Quick Tips: We stayed in town rather than on the tourist packed coast. We saved a ton of money and got a real taste of the culture and people. ...Read More

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artravel

artravel
Delray Beach, Florida