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As I searched, there are shows in Pattaya, Patong, Bangkok, I wonder where I should see a show. By the way, what are the general rules revolving around attending a ping pong show? How many bahts should we bring per person?

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    are you sure it's illegal? – drat Mar 3 '16 at 4:49
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    @NateEldredge What makes you think it's illegal? – MastaBaba Mar 3 '16 at 8:17
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    @NateEldredge - ping pong shows are simply nude shows, no prostitution involved. – user13044 Mar 3 '16 at 9:11
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    Under Thai law, ping pong shows are officially prohibited under obscenity legislation. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ping_pong_show – audionuma Mar 3 '16 at 9:55
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In Bangkok, the area to find ping pong shows is Patpong. Granted, it's been a while since I was there, so things might have changed, but when you're getting close, there's no escaping the touts trying to force you in.

Before you enter, extremely clearly agree what you're paying to whom and what you get for it in return. Typically, don't pay the tout, pay on entry to, probably, a madam.

Pay any drinks you get as you order them, when you get them. Don't build up a tab.

Be extremely wary of buying drinks for the girls. If you must, be clear as to how much the drinks will cost you.

Here is a writeup of my experience in 2007.

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    Also, when you're in Bangkok at khao san road, people will offer you deals to take their tuktuk/cab to a show. If you are there, there are a bunch of cabs waiting to take you back. – Lewis Mar 3 '16 at 13:01
  • The only rule for staying solvent and alive in Thailand is, don't ever let anyone "take" you anywhere. Decide where you want to go, and figure out how to get there, because if someone buttonholes you on the street with any sort of proposition, it's dinars-to-kip that go along with him and you'll find yourself badly clipped or worse. – Malvolio Mar 26 '16 at 1:19

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