In Pattaya one can find many massage shops lined up throughout the city in every street and every soi (lane). Thai massage is very famous worldwide. Along with relaxing on the white sandy beaches under the warm golden sun, one can also rejuvenate and revitalize by opting for the famous Thai massage. The masseurs in Pattaya are properly trained and do their job with excellence. Thai massage is an exclusive art which has been practiced and passed on from generation to generation throughout the country. It is very refreshing when you get your muscles pulled, pushed and kneaded. The tiredness and pain disappears completely and one feels relaxed.
Traditional Thai massage is also known as yoga massage as many aspects of yoga are included in the massage. Thai massage focuses on 10 energy points throughout the body, which are known as Sen. The masseur uses his hands and body to pressurize these 10 points and reorganize the energy lines of the body. Most of the well trained masseurs will say a brief prayer before starting the massage as they need to focus their energies on your body. Hence, the traditional Thailand massage has a spiritual aspect to it. One of the best places to go for a good traditional Thai massage is to the blind men and women masseuses in Naklua.
In oil massage, special therapeutic oils are used to relax the muscle tissues of the body. Various treatments and massages are given using these therapeutic oils. Though this type of massage leaves you a bit oily but it is a great experience.
Foot massage is a treat especially when you have had a rough shopping day. There are various pressure points on the sole of our feet and these are used to produce a calming effect on the whole body. The interior organs of the body are treated with these pressure points and help the body to relax.
Apart from these general massages, Thailand also offers some adult and erotic massages. The adult massage parlors are the places visited by single male tourists in the city. These massages might cost you around 700-1000 Baht per hour. Soapy massages are very famous among the male tourists of the city. Here around 35-40 stunning, smiling Thai women sit behind a glass wall, waiting to be chosen by someone. These girls wear a number tag and you can have a look at the girls and pick the one you want. These soapy massages cost around 1500-1600 Baht.
Pattaya is famous for its nightlife, it can be elegant and cool or bold and brassy, it provides an amazing array of affordable dining experiences. As a matter of fact Pattaya has just about every activity that someone is looking for when preparing a vacation to Thailand.