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Communications/Internet

Tips from previous PCVs on communicating with the outside world.

Watching US TV/movies Online

You finish PST, finally get settled into site and want to relax. You fire up your laptop or iPad and click "Netflix". Doesn't work. Instead you see "Sorry, Netflix is not available in your country yet." What to do? To watch media content that for licensing purposes is limited to certain countries, like the USA, you need to use a VPN which stands for a "virtual private network". Here's where you'll find out more info.

Internet Connections

There are many options for getting connected that vary in cost and speed. Check out the following pages to see which option is best for you.

Mail in Thailand

Sending letters and packages within Thailand is pretty cheap. Mailing letters and postcards back home to the States is also affordable, however, sending packages can get expensive.

Telephone Tips

Tips for telephone use in Thailand