November 30, 2017

Dining goes digital for Thailand’s street food vendors

November 23, 2017


Bangkok’s famous street-food vendors have joined the digital revolution, embracing payment via Quick Response (QR) barcodes that can be read using smartphones. An advertisement board displaying a QR code is seen as a vendor waits for customers at a market in Bangkok, Thailand, November 22, 2017. Picture taken November 22, 2017. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha Thailand is […]

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2017 Laguna Phuket Triathlon kicked into high gear and towards good causes

November 21, 2017


2017 Laguna Phuket Triathlon also featured an inaugural “LPT Charity Fun Run” (5K & 10K) on Saturday 18 November, with an aim to raise funds for “Kao Project”, a charity run campaign led by rock star and LPT’s fan, Artiwara “Toon Bodyslam” Kongmalai, to support 11 hospitals in Thailand.   Recently named “Best Amateur Sports […]

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Three Thai attractions included in TripAdvisor’s top 10 list of ‘Trending attractions’

November 17, 2017


The rankings were determined by the percent increase in search sessions on TripAdvisor desktop and mobile by users in the region during the period of 1 September-7 October in 2016 and 2017. The Ramayana Water Park in Pattaya is the top trending attraction in Southeast Asia, according to the TripAdvisor Attractions Trend Index released this […]

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Thailand warmly welcomes global travellers as kingdom enters cool season

November 15, 2017


The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to extend a very warm welcome to travellers from around the world, inviting them to come enjoy the Kingdom at its finest during the annual cool season. Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn, TAT Governor, said: “Thailand is officially entering the cool season, and it’s the perfect time to experience […]

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New Marketing Concept “Open to the New Shades of Thailand” launched at WTM London

November 6, 2017


The Tourism Authority of Thailand will use the World Travel Market 2017 (WTM), one of the world’s leading travel trade shows, as a platform to launch its new marketing concept, “Open to the New Shades of Thailand”. Now in its 37th year, the WTM London will attract almost 5,000 exhibiting destinations, technology and private sector […]

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TAT launches Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018 calendar of events

November 3, 2017


The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is launching an ambitious calendar of events in support of the ‘Amazing Thailand Tourism Year 2018‘ featuring an action-packed schedule of unique Thai local experiences and marquee of international events. Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn, TAT Governor, said, “Thailand is naturally blessed with a busy schedule of annual cultural events that […]

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