Is Krabi ‘Thailand’s Most Welcoming City’?

According to a Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) press release, Krabi in Southern Thailand – famed for its beautiful beaches and idyllic island getaways – has been named ‘Thailand’s Most Welcoming City’ in the Booking.com Traveller Review Awards 2022.

Updated! TEST & GO scheme resumed from 1 February 2022

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How can the tourism industry achieve net zero?

A report published in November last year by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), in collaboration with the UN Environment Programme and Accenture, has highlighted some of the challenges facing the global tourism industry when it comes to decarbonisation.

Bangkok and Phuket win Tripadvisor awards

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to report that Bangkok and Phuket have been named among the world’s best destinations across multiple categories of the Tripadvisor ‘Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best 2022’ awards.

Thailand resumes quarantine free TEST & GO scheme from 1 February 2022

Thailand will allow fully vaccinated travellers from around the world to apply for a TEST & GO Thailand Pass up to 60 days in advance with confirmed payments for accommodation on Day 1 and Day 5, two RT-PCR tests, and a prearranged airport transfer on Day 1.

UPDATED! Happy Quarantine entry rules from 11 January 2022

From 11 January, 2022, international travellers from any country around the world, regardless of their vaccination status, can enter Thailand under the Alternative Quarantine entry scheme.

Thailand steps up COVID-19 curbs nationwide

Published in the Royal Thai Government Gazette on 8 January, 2022, the announcement also officiated the Centre for COVID-19 Situation Administration’s (CCSA) decision to reopen 3 more Sandbox destinations – Krabi, Phang-Nga, and Surat Thani (only Ko Samui, Ko Pha-ngan, and Ko Tao) from 11 January, 2022 – in addition to Phuket.