Thailand is widely considered a paradise of transgender acceptance. But the realities of life as a so-called "ladyboy" don't always reflect that.
Kathoey or katoey is a word used in Thailand to describe male-to-female transgender person or person of a third gender, or an effeminate homosexual male.
Read everything you need to know about ladyboys and the transgender community in Bangkok and Thailand.
Kathoey—Thai slang for transgender women; the English term “ladyboy” is widely considered pretty offensive—are often the most visible part of.
Transsexual people have become more acceptable in Thai society, according to an opinion survey released on Sunday by the National.