Joining a social networking group, sports club or any other society catering to a specific nationality or interest is a great way to meet likeminded people and make friends, whether locals or other expats, in Thailand.
Where can I meet people in Bangkok?
Two of the best Meetups in Bangkok are the Bangkok Coffee and Movie Meetup, where a group of around 20 people grab coffee and then a movie at one of Bangkoks comfortable theatres, and the Random Thainess Meetup, where guest speakers present on a variety of topics related to Thai culture and Thainess”.
Is it safe to go to Thailand alone?
Thailand is generally very safe for travel by solo visitors. There are dangers everywhere in the world, and Thailand is no exception. Scams are the most likely safety issue in Thailand. But generally speaking most travelers feel very comfortable traveling alone in Thailand.