Learning Muay Thai in Thailand is always a special experience.
Today Muay Thai might have been become very popular in various other countries as well, resulting into top level training infrastructures in those countries.
However, the training experience in no other country can be matched with that in Thailand. It is not a question of training facilities or infrastructure, but of the ambience.
Thailand is the country that gave birth to Muay Thai. And from the early days of its birth to date this great martial art has enjoyed immense popularity, craze and passion in Thailand.
True, today public craze for Muay Thai can be witnessed in other countries as well. But the enthusiasm and madness found in Thailand is unparalleled. Virtually every second Thai just eats, sleeps and drinks Muay Thai. This great art of fighting is a quintessential part of the Thai culture, enjoying almost a demi-god status in the Thai society.
The Thais’ passion for the sport is reflected in the huge public craze enjoyed by every Muay Thai fight in every Muay Thai event. All the successful Muay Thai fighters enjoy a position of high status, glamour and recognition. They enjoy a huge load of love and affection that nobody can overlook.
This unique level of love, craze and madness has given a special status to Muay Thai in Thailand. You can certainly witness public craze about this sport in other countries. But that craze comes nowhere near what you will witness in Thailand.
This unique ambience makes learning Muay Thai in Thailand an outstanding experience. You will always have the feeling of learning the art on the soil of its origin. It alone will give you a spectacular charm and pleasure, adding enchantment to your training.
Where in Thailand will you train?
There are a huge number of Muay Thai gyms in Thailand. Apart from the capital Bangkok, there are many a gym in other cities as well. For example, you can learn Muay Thai boxing in Phuket in Thailand.
No communication problem
Do not get tense about having any language problem. You are not supposed to learn Thai language to train in Thailand. English is quite in practice in Thailand. And no person who speaks English can have any communication problem in that country. So you will have no communication problem in Thailand despite being unable to speak a single Thai word.