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Nepal offers people a chance to follow in Buddha’s footsteps

Fri, 2020-09-25 13:42
The Nepal Tourism Board is holding a special event on Saturday (September 26) to mark Prince Siddhartha Gautam Buddha’s decision to give up palatial luxury to search for truth 2615 years ago.

Nong Nooch gets six new dinosaur statues in bid to attract more visitors

Wed, 2020-09-23 15:37
Nong Nooch Tropical Garden is hoping free entry and six new life-size dinosaur statues will help bring back visitors next month.

New Sheraton resort in Phuket to offer close-up view of Pernakan art heritage

Tue, 2020-09-22 15:48
Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort will welcome guests to a vibrant world of art when it opens its doors on October 1.

Loei to be promoted as new world-class tourism destination

Mon, 2020-09-21 14:57
Tourism authorities are planning to market Loei province as a world-class destination, as the government works on stimulating the country’s tourism sector.

Dusit teams up with many partners to offer special travel packages

Tue, 2020-09-15 14:33
Leading hotel and property developer, Dusit International, has teamed up with several partners to rollout new vacation packages that offer affordable stays at Dusit hotels and resorts nationwide.

Covid-19 makes flying business class feel more like economy

Tue, 2020-09-15 06:51
Forget the flute of chilled Moet & Chandon before takeoff, midflight gin and tonics and a roaming dessert trolley after dinner. Flying business class isn't what it used to be.

Tourists flock back to spectacular Korat peak

Tue, 2020-09-15 00:18
Pha Sam Kleur viewpoint in Nakhon Ratchasima is welcoming back tourists with its stunning views of Thap Lan National Park’s emerald mountains and turquoise Lam Sae reservoir.

Phitsanulok’s ‘Pink Lady’ rice field opens to tourists next month

Mon, 2020-09-14 16:53
The pink rice field that Phitsanulok’s Ta Pho subdistrict is so famous for will be open to tourists from October 1.

Having a whale of a time

Sun, 2020-09-13 20:12
Bryde's whales are being seen again in the Gulf of Thailand, thanks to the abundance of food resources, which has drawn the attention of tourists.

Journeying through a thousand years in Phrae

Sat, 2020-09-12 00:27
After making headlines for the demolition of a 130-year-old heritage treasure earlier this year, Phrae is quietly building a reputation as Thailand’s conservation capital.

On China's front line, emerging Cold War haunts battle-worn Taiwanese islands

Fri, 2020-09-11 07:59
GREAT KINMEN ISLAND, Taiwan - From here, China feels palpably close. So does the memory of war.

Holiday crowds swarm Bang Saen beach

Mon, 2020-09-07 11:29
The Bang Saen beach in Chonburi province was crowded with visitors on Sunday (September 6), as people from all over the country came in large numbers during the extended holiday weekend.

King Power Mahanakhon offers thrilling views of the capital

Tue, 2020-09-01 13:58
In a move to mark the upcoming long weekend, King Power Mahanakhon is granting free access to its famous Mahanakhon Skywalk to adults above the age of 60 and youngsters below 18 with every purchase of a Bt880 ticket.

Rare wreathed hornbills spotted flying across Mae Wong National Park

Sun, 2020-08-30 20:30
Nearly 30 wreathed hornbills fearlessly spread their wings over Mae Wong National Park, a sight rarely seen in over a decade.