Thailand brothels are famous all over the world. The
Bangala Road, for example, is the main street of
maps is written with red and the ‘connoisseurs’ know
why. The girls are many, hundreds, thousands,
millions. They sit on the road’s edge, alone or in
groups of two-three and attract you with their eyes.
of them smile. The ones moving appealed to other
marketing instruments. For example, they put a hand
on your behind. Or, they push you, ‘by mistake’ to
make them selves clear. On the small streets which
derive from Banagala, the bars are full of gals.
Some of them dance on tables, other smoke
drink their Mai-Thai waiting for the Occidental
provocation, which doesn’t late to come. You can
take a girl for a ‘number’ in the Thailand brothels
or you can have her for a night, more days or even a
week. The foreigners appeals often to the last
understand how the things stay, you discover that everything
is easy: they come in Thailand to enjoy sex and tenderness.
In exchange the girls offer a sentimental abandon (on money)
which gets them out of the poorness for couple of days.
population of over 65 million people, the
international statistics estimates that in Thailand
work a number of about 2.8 million prostitutes, from
which a quarter are minor. They are visited daily,
according to the same statistics, by 4.6 million
locals but also by over 500.000 tourists who
organise trips in exclusively sexual goals. The
turnover of this industry reaches every year $4.3
billion. The sexual tourism’s history is relatively
recent in Thailand.
the Vietnam War the American soldiers used to come
in Pattaya- just a simple fishing city then- to rest
and recovery. The little village, situated in the
Chonburi province, on the Siam bay’s shore became a
interesting place not only for the local merchants
but also for the women coming from the poor families
of the area. In time, Patayya developed as a sexual
The most of the
prostitutes come from poor families from the Thailand’s
North-East, which are sold by their relatives or come by
their own in the seashore villages bars.
quality of capital of sex was taken by Patong,
being of an out of common aesthetics, this place is
very frequented by the foreign citizens. If during
is calm, only the girls from the massage saloons
inviting the strangers and breaking the silence of
the heat, in the night the people are agitated.
area from Patong fills, slowly but certainly, with
thousands of girls which- in the colourful rays of
the lightning firms- invite the tourists to a
company full of strong emotions, inedited and very
In groups of
two, three or four, the girls attracts the tourists with
daring gestures- looks, a touch- keeping in the same time
the ingénue appearance under which many of them hide their