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NY travellers spent over B13bn

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Thai and foreign tourists spent more than 13 billion baht travelling during New Year holiday, with the northern part of the country getting the highest number of visitors, according to the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT). 

Thawatchai Aranyik, TAT's deputy governor for domestic marketing, said approximately 2.3 million people travelled throughout the country, incuding usually less popular destinations such as Prachinburi and Sa Kaeo provinces, during the recent holiday.

Hotels and resorts countrywide reported an average accommodation occupation rate of 95%.

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