A: I think that the air conditioning in Thailand must be working harder than anywhere else in the world.
B: Ha, yeah. Outside is so hot, you want to cool down as quickly as possible when you go indoors, so they must turn the air conditioning up full.
A: With it boiling hot outside and the air conditioning turned up so high indoors, it must be like being transported to the North Pole. It’s such a relief when you first walk into the room, but once you stop moving around, you’ll start shivering from the cold.
B: It’s the same in Taiwan. The temperature indoors is so different to outdoors. One minute you’re hot, the next you’re freezing. It’s very easy to catch a cold, or at least get a headache.
A: That’s why I always carry a long-sleeved top with me: It keeps me warm in an air-conditioned room and protects me from the sun outside.
（Translated by Paul Cooper, Taipei Times／台北時報林俐凱）
The verb “to boil” refers to the action of a liquid when it reaches the temperature at which it bubbles and evaporates. Here, of course, it is just used to qualify the adjective to say that it is really, really hot.
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