Thailand To Tattoo Tourists: Think Be...

Thailand To Tattoo Tourists: Think Before You Ink

There are 2 comments on the National Public Radio story from Jun 20, 2011, titled Thailand To Tattoo Tourists: Think Before You Ink. In it, National Public Radio reports that:

Pongsuk Tammaget, a tattoo artist in Bangkok's Khao San Road neighborhood, says he and other Thai Buddhists are offended by foreigners who get Buddhist images tattooed below the waist.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at National Public Radio.


Sydney, Australia

#1 Jun 20, 2011
All Thais tattoo are Khmer made.
Original Khmer tattoo.

Since: May 11

Bangkok, Thailand

#3 Jun 21, 2011
He's so offended that he's doing those tattoos every time someone asks for one, right?!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Thailand Travel Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Bangkok is world's best city 2011, says readers... (Jul '11) Jun '15 bee Saiyaitong 43
News Reduced to ruble: Russia's economic... (Feb '15) Jun '15 RUSSIA is JUNK NOW 3
News As Ruble Plunges, So Does Russian Tourism In Th... Mar '15 RUSSIAN BEGGARS 1
News Govt: Welcome 'rude' Chinese visitors Feb '15 Chris 1
News China-backed Thai railway construction to begin... (Jan '15) Jan '15 RayH 1
News Beach vendor bullies tourist (Sep '14) Sep '14 navalator 1
News Thailand stops U.S., Australian couples leaving... (Aug '14) Aug '14 Lily Vee 3
More from around the web