Time is perceived differently in Thailand. It is called Thai Time.
For the traveler, the “Mai Pen Rai” (Thai for No Worries) philosophy is most clearly embodied in the Thai concept of time. Time moves differently in Thailand. The way one interprets time, the way time is respected, and the value of time. Time most certainly moves differently in Thailand. People often use the phrase on thai time to reflect a relaxed pace of life that is independent from the flow of time. Three major themes appear when speaking of Thai Time.