That is the single biggest hurdle any expat will face.
If she comes accompanied by a sister or an aunt, you’ve more than likely hit a home run.
I have a pretty decent command of Thai and am not in the least bit concerned about competition from other expats.
When you find a good girl in Thailand, she’ll often come accompanied by a friend or family member on the first date.
If you want to find a good girl in Thailand, she won’t be in bars.
She’ll be in places where girls back in your home country would be: at work, at the gym, hanging out with her friends, etc.
The conventional view is that the word ‘Naga’ originated from the Burmese word ‘ was recorded as ‘Naga’, and has been in use thereafter.