Thailand is a pretty safe place – if you’re sensible. But a rented motorbike is the most common way to get into trouble. Why? People keep falling off them!

Many travelers to Thailand are by-passing professional services, like public transport and cars with drivers, and are driving themselves.

Before you take off on two wheels, find out the essential information, and the answer to our most frequently asked question: do I need travel insurance to ride a motorbike in Thailand?

The short answer? Yes, yes, and yes.