Archive for the ‘Thailand’ Category
Koh Samui is the premier island destination in the Gulf of Thailand. Easily accessible via Koh Samui Airport, which features service from Bangkok Airways and Thai Airways, among others, the island is home to beautiful beaches and a variety of activities which allows it to cater to visitors on any budget.Â As Thailand’s second most popular [...]
Fans of the US series “The Bachelor” can now recreate the most unforgettable scenes from the current series, with Romantic Bachelor Packages available at two luxury Anantara hideaways where the final dramatic episodes were filmed.Â Season 17 of the US dating game show The Bachelor premiered on 7th January 2013, and now devoted watchers are waiting [...]
With an abundance of blissful attractions mixed with cultural heritage, Trang Province is truly a fascinating tourist destination with numerous jungles, mountains, waterfalls and beaches.Â Trang is a magnificent coastal province with a long, beautiful shoreline that stretches 199 kilometers along the Andaman Sea. In addition, the province has two major rivers flowing through it: the [...]
BANGKOK, Thailand – About 100,000 tourists from China and Hong Kong are expected to visit Thailand during the Chinese New Year next month and they would generate approximately 4.2 billion baht in tourism revenue, Tourism Council of Thailand (TCT) president Piyaman Techapaiboon said on Wednesday.
Chiang Rai Province is the ideal destination for those who want to travel back in time to see Thailand as it used to be. Known as the quieter neighbor of Chiang Mai, it is a land of spectacular natural beauty where travelers can explore the hill tribe villages, go trekking in the mountains and spot [...]
Singapore will be hoping that a visit by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge â€“ and the ensuing publicity â€“ will encourage a tourism boom in the South East Asian city-state.Â The young royals have been taking in various sites across the metropolis as they continue their Diamond Jubilee tour of the Far East and the [...]
Toronto â€“ August 7, 2012 â€“ Emirates, one of the worldâ€™s fastest growing airlines, continues its network expansion with the announcement of the start of daily services to Phuket, Thailand.Â Phuket, the largest island in Thailand located in the Andaman Sea, will become Emiratesâ€™ second destination in Thailand starting December 10, 2012.
HERTFORD, England – Tourism numbers to Thailand are up. From January to May 2012 the number of international tourists to Thailand increased by 7.27% despite the global economic slow down. Visits from Britons increased by 12% in May 2012 compared to the same time in 2011. This strong performance cements Thailand’s position as one of [...]
PHUKET – One of the strongest warnings yet for tourists not to ride jet-skis in Phuket or Pattaya has been published online today under the heading: ‘Jet-ski at your own peril in Phuket and Pattaya.’Â The cover story at the Indian site, bangaloremirror.com, goes on to add: ”Police are ‘hand-in-glove’ with the mafia.”
Just in case you may have missed last week’s Amazing Thailand Songkran Splendors Festival, one of the most magical events on the annual calendar, we wanted to share some images and information in the hope that you will mark your calendar for next year! The Songkran Splendors Festival highlights the Thai New Year celebrations and [...]