Thailand: Sweden had a record number of its tourists die in the country

Posted on May 21, 2013 • Filed under: Thailand, Tourists Killed reports that 2012 was a tough year for Swedes in Thailand. 105 died, which is the highest number ever in one year and almost double from the 55 deaths in 2007. “There have been unusually many traffic accidents involving Swedes in the first half of 2012. Another reason is that is becoming more popular to retire in Thailand. Many die of natural causes,” says Pär Kågeby from the Swedish Embassy in Bangkok. Read article

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