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Bangkok ranks world’s top tourist capital

October 9, 2017

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Bangkok topped Mastercard’s Global Destination Cities Index 2017, released last week,  on the sheer weight of its overnight tourist arrivals and tourism spend. Of the 132 destinations featured, five of the top 10 places in the annual survey went to destinations in the Asia-Pacific region. Bangkok has topped the chart for two years in a row. […]

Bangkok: The best-value long-haul city break in the world

August 24, 2017

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Bangkok has been named the world’s best-value long-haul city break in 2017, according to a survey conducted by Post Office Travel Money. Government Spokesman Lieutenant General Sansern Kaewkumnerd said that the Prime Minister was pleased with the results of the survey, which were also published on the websites of the Daily Mirror and the Telegraph. […]

Don Mueang prepares for next phase of expansion

May 31, 2017

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Bangkok’s low-cost carrier hub, Don Mueang International Airport, is set to undergo another phase of expansion, boosting its annual capacity to 40 million passengers per year. The Bangkok Post reports that plans for the third phase development are expected to be sent to the board of state-run Airports of Thailand (AoT) in November 2017. The […]

How to capture targeted Chinese and Russian consumers via online marketing and social media?

February 18, 2016

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In partnership with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and in collaboration with Travel Media Applications, PATA Thailand Chapter and Digital Innovation Asia (DIA), the Digi.travel Thailand International Conference as well as the Digital Innovation Asia Awards Party will be hosted at the Four Points Hotel Bangkok on February 24th, 2016.‎ A survey by Digital […]

Time of illumination: traditional candle festival marks the start of Buddhist Lent

July 3, 2014

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The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) invites international and local travellers to join the Thai Buddhist community nationwide in marking the start of this year’s Buddhist Lent from 11 – 13 July. Legend has it that when the Lord Buddha was travelling and spreading his teachings, it was traditional for ascetics to retire to retreats […]

New Taste of Modern Japanese

January 13, 2014

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Kisso means ‘good news’ in Japanese; the perfect description of the latest edition for a restaurant of 20 years. It’s strikingly contemporary with the use of light wood sliding panels to divide the room yet balanced with the warm and cosy elements such as the row of earthenware pots rising high above the wood flooring. […]

Check-in at the Grande Centre Point Hotel, Terminal 21

January 9, 2014

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Of all the high end hotels in Bangkok none can boast of a more stunning location than the awe inspiring Grande Centre Point Hotel, Terminal 21. The hotel is located in one of the best areas of Sukhumvit road, which is perfect for all business, entertainment and leisure destinations. The hotel is actually adjacent to […]