What Are Segways?

So for those of you that don’t know what a Segway Human Transporter is, we will give you some insight in this post.

It was orginally developed in Plymouth USA, and was believed to be one of the greatest inventions of the century. After getting the patents sorted out, it was introduced into the public in the year 2001. And boy did it make an impact on people and society. So much so that even businesses and tours were created to show people around with the Segway transporter.

But we are focusing on Thailand on this site, and at that time it was something that was very new to the country, and the Tourism in Thailand.

The inventor Dean Kamen was known to be one of the greatest inventors after created this amazing machine that was very versatile.

Here is some a great article on how they work.

The Segway can be used in many ways:

  • for leisure and enjoyment
  • for tours and sight seeing
  • for the injured or elderly
  • for the police, and other authorities

As you can see, this machine is very versatile.

And even Steve Jobs said one time it was as big deal as the PC, claiming that it would cuase a create upheavel in the tech and electronic industry. Which at that time was booming with new technologies left and right.

It was interesting that over the years a few new models with different purposes were released to the public. Such as off-road models, and high efficiency light weight models, designed to be smaller, and lighter.

This self balancing machine is famous for its smooth ride, and feels very stable. Almost anybody can use it and enjoy it.

We know how great it is and have set up tours in the amazing cities such as Bangkok, Pattaya, Chiang Mai, Phuket and so much more in Thailand.This amazing country can now be explored in an interesting way, with the human transporters.