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Taking tourism forward

Taking tourism forward

The pandemic is no excuse to not move forward. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is joining hands with 40 public and private agencies as well as academic institutes in a project, the Rural Tourism Awards, aimed at promoting and upgrading community tourism in the Kingdom.

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Where the lotus blossoms

Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park allows visitors to explore undisturbed beaches, check out nature trails and enjoy scenic views from the rugged limestone mountain range.

30 Jul 2020 1
Where the lotus blossoms

Travel back in time

Nestled in Kanchanaburi, Mallika City 1905 AD has isolated itself from the outside world and exists in a 19th-century time warp, in which all 300 staff members dress in period costume and play the roles of farmers, vendors, artisans and villagers to simulate the old Siamese lifestyle along the Chao Phraya River.

26 Jul 2020 1
Travel back in time

Rediscovering Thailand

With international flights still banned and travel bubble arrangements likely to be delayed, many local tour operators have reimagined tour experiences that they provide, with the local traveller in mind. They aim to offer new perspectives of places that locals might already know of.

24 Jul 2020 1
Rediscovering Thailand
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Taking tourism forward

The pandemic is no excuse to not move forward. The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is joining hands with 40 public and private agencies as well as academic institutes in a project, the Rural Tourism Awards, aimed at promoting and upgrading community tourism in the Kingdom.

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Taking tourism forward
3 Aug 2020

Europe's fading night trains win reprieve

PARIS: It was one of the quintessential European travel experiences.

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Europe's fading night trains win reprieve
31 Jul 2020

Green recovery

The streets of the city have roared back to life, rush hours are a thing once more and the busyness of Bangkok has returned. On one hand, it's great that everything seems to be coming back to normal.

31 Jul 2020
Green recovery
30 Jul 2020

Airlines face a long path to recovery

A major industry poll of professionals from across the global aviation industry reached a consensus that widespread recovery of the industry could be up to three years away.

30 Jul 2020 1
Airlines face a long path to recovery
30 Jul 2020

House of history in Songkhla

Panya Phoonsin, 50, has a passion for collecting old items. An engineer, he also loves history. His century-old house on Nakhon Nok Street in the old town of Songkhla is now open as a private museum to display his favourite collections. He calls it "238 Inspiration House".

30 Jul 2020
House of history in Songkhla
30 Jul 2020

Get on your bike in Rayong

The Tourism Authority of Thailand will organise the "Happy Bike Rai Covid" programme in Rayong on Saturday and Sunday.

30 Jul 2020
Get on your bike in Rayong
30 Jul 2020

Where the lotus blossoms

Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park allows visitors to explore undisturbed beaches, check out nature trails and enjoy scenic views from the rugged limestone mountain range.

30 Jul 2020 1
Where the lotus blossoms
28 Jul 2020

Vietnam closes Danang airport after virus outbreak

HANOI: Vietnam has suspended all flights to and from Danang for 15 days after at least 14 cases of the novel coronavirus were detected in the city, the government said on Tuesday.

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Vietnam closes Danang airport after virus outbreak
26 Jul 2020

Travel back in time

Nestled in Kanchanaburi, Mallika City 1905 AD has isolated itself from the outside world and exists in a 19th-century time warp, in which all 300 staff members dress in period costume and play the roles of farmers, vendors, artisans and villagers to simulate the old Siamese lifestyle along the Chao Phraya River.

26 Jul 2020 1
Travel back in time
24 Jul 2020

Heaven and hotel

"Heaven, I'm in heaven." You can technically sing this line from the song Cheek To Cheek, originally sung in the 1935 film Top Hat, during your stay at InterContinental Phuket Resort.

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Heaven and hotel