Pad Thai is a stir-fried rice noodle dish, hugely popular with tourists and locals alike. You can order Pad Thai everywhere in Thailand; on the streets, or in a fancy restaurant. Pad Thai is made with soaked dried rice noodles, which are stir-fried with eggs, tofu, bean sprouts; flavored with tamarind paste, fish sauce, dried shrimp, garlic, red chilies and palm sugar; served with lime wedges and chopped roast peanuts.
Take a look at this amazing 2-minute viral Pad Thai video by The Tourism Authority of Thailand. The video begins with the history of Pad Thai and then continues with each ingredient composed of beautiful pictures through various parts of Thailand.