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Updated Guidelines for a Thai Visa or to Enter Thailand

Planning to visit Thailand? Check out the updated Guidelines for a Thai Visa or to Enter Thailand. Written by Written by Juergen T Steinmetz from eTN (eTurbo News)


COVID hurting Africa wildlife and tourism

The outbreak of COVID-19 in tourist source markets of Europe and the United States increased the plight of wildlife after falling on tourist revenues accrued from tourists booked to visit Africa from last year to early this year, conservation experts have observed. COVID is hurting Africa wildlife and tourism.


Been vaccinated - quit social distancing?

Expect life to return to normal in 3 stages — not all at once. By Sigal Samuel Updated Jan 12, 2021, 2:05pm EST Now that the vaccines are arriving, people are starting to dream. Been vaccinated - quit social distancing?


Historical Highlights around Kanchanaburi

Historically Kanchanaburi province is best known as the site of the infamous ‘Death Railway’ and ‘Bridge over the River Kwai’, built by allied POWs and Asian forced labor during World War II.


Mergui Archipelago - Great Beauty Beyond Words

The beauty of the islands around the Mergui Archipelago is beyond words. There are over 800 spotted islands scattered across the blue sea along the Taninthayi coastline in the Andaman Sea, all stunning, tropical beauties surrounding by sea alive with wonderful varieties of flora and fauna and beautiful underwater scenes of marine life. Each of the island have interesting and amazing things to explore and to discover. People who loves nature beauty are here at the right place.


Holidays & Festivals within Thailand

Thais are fun-loving, sentimental people, and annual festivals, both commemorative and celebrate, play important roles in Thai life. Hundreds of festivals and temple fairs are toast throughout Thailand. Have a deeper lock into the Holidays & Festivals within Thailand


The Thailand Hygiene Plus Initiative (THPI)

Bangkok, Thailand, 16th of July 2020. Destination Management Companies (DMC's) meet to create uniform Health & Safety Standards Ahead of Tourism Restart. The Thailand Hygiene Plus Initiative (THPI) is a standards which will solidify Thailand and its tourism facilitators as a destination that is safe for travel.


The Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration (SHA) Project

To ensure that both Thai and foreign tourists have a positive experience and they are happy and confident in the hygiene and safety standards of Thailand’s tourism products and services. Thailand started the Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration (SHA) Project.


OTA's COVID-19 Failure Highlights Value of Working With a Travel Advisor

Reference: Travelpulse Brian Major March 20, 2020 The COVID-19 related failure of prominent OTA Bookit.com illustrates the value of working with a travel advisor, as dozens if not hundreds of travelers have this week found themselves stranded in international destinations and facing unanswered queries of future booked travel representing hundreds of thousands of dollars. OTA's COVID-19 Failure Highlights Value of Working With a Travel Advisor.


Sustainable tourism in southern Myanmar

NEW DAWN FOR SMALL-SCALE SUSTAINABLE TOURISM IN SOUTHERN MYANMAR A tiny village in the backwaters of southern Myanmar is cleaning up its act and laying out the welcome mat, as Keith Lyons finds during a visit to a remote settlement sharing an estuary with Thailand.