TOURIST Press Releases Suncheon, Korea#s ecological capital, aims to draw 10 million tourists this year Suncheon City Hall has launched a "Visit Suncheon Year" campaign this year in Suncheon, a southwestern city known as South Korea's center of ecology, aiming to attract 10 million tourists. In the first half of this year, 4.47 million people visited th-TH Fri, 19 Jul 2019 2:57:10 +0700 Xsense Unveils Tourism Safety Support and Management System First Pilot Test in Phuket Xsense Information Service Co., Ltd., Thailand#s leading developer of vehicle tracking and fleet management system, launches a new Tourism Safety Support and Management System to help track tourists both on land and in the sea so the officials can rescue Thu, 04 Jul 2019 14:21:37 +0700 Prince Hotels and Resorts Reveal the Highlights of Tourist Attractions in Eastern Hokkaido and Tohoku, also Introduce Exquisite Destinations in Japan during Autumn Foliage Season. Prince Hotels, Inc. would like to introduce the tourist route in Eastern Hokkaido and Tohoku - the region in North East of Japan. There#s also a place to see the beautiful Autumn color and foliage together with your family, friends or your special one to Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:46:15 +0700 Airbnb helping to grow Phukets tourism pie Airbnb is attracting a new generation of travellers seeking local and authentic travel in Phuket, and generating new streams of revenue for the tourist island Global end-to-end travel platform Airbnb, is creating new revenue streams for Phuket through Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:12:13 +0700 Best Western(R) Hotels Resorts Launches Inaugural Hotel in Chiang Mai, Thailands Cultural Heart Best Western(R) Hotels Resorts# Asian expansion strategy has reached a new milestone as the group launches its first ever hotel in Chiang Mai, the largest city in northern Thailand and a popular global tourist destination. Scheduled to open its Tue, 11 Jun 2019 16:45:09 +0700 Taichung Shopping Festival offers grand prizes to attract summer tourists The city in central Taiwan is launching its first carnival - 2019 Taichung Shopping Festival - from July 10 to August 18, offering visitors discounts, free service and generous awards. Tourists are welcomed to visit and shop in Taichung in the summer - Mon, 10 Jun 2019 10:55:10 +0700 TAT adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy to enhance focus on emerging destinations The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has adopted a simplified A-B-C Strategy to promote emerging tourist destinations by creating inter-linked, theme-related travel routes that better distribute visitor flows nationwide. Speaking at the Thailand Thu, 06 Jun 2019 13:52:35 +0700 Off-the-beaten-track destinations in Thailand experiencing explosive Airbnb growth - Off-the-beaten-track destinations in Thailand grew by 53% year-on-year, with some areas like Rawai growing by more than 92% year-on-year - Airbnb hosts outside of big cities and major tourist destinations in APAC earned nearly US$1bn through the Airbnb Wed, 15 May 2019 9:49:11 +0700 SCB, The Mall Group, and Visa to launch SCB M Visa Prepaid Tourist Card for foreign travellers Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) has joined forces with The Mall Group and Visa to announce yet another remarkable SCB M Visa collaboration under The First Evolution of Experiential Shopping concept, aiming to meet the demands of every shopper and to remain Tue, 14 May 2019 16:11:13 +0700 ธนาคารไทยพาณิชย์ ผนึกกำลัง เดอะมอลล์ กรุ๊ป และ วีซ่า เปิดตัวบัตรเติมเงิน SCB M VISA PREPAID TOURIST จับกลุ่มนักท่องเที่ยวต่างชาติ ธนาคารไทยพาณิชย์ ผนึกกำลังพันธมิตร เดอะมอลล์ กรุ๊ป และ วีซ่า สานต่อความร่วมมือครั้งสำคัญอีกครั้งในโครงการ SCB M Visa ภายใต้แนวคิด The First Evolution of Experiential Shopping ตอบทุกโจทย์ความต้องการของนักช้อปทุกกลุ่ม Tue, 14 May 2019 16:09:48 +0700 Tourism Malaysia aggressively promoting Ipoh and Kota Kinabalu to Thai tourists Mr. Komkrit Sirirat, Deputy Managing Director, ThaiTicketMajor Co., Ltd and Ms. Mazreena Mohd Yusof Deputy Director, Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (Thailand) jointly launched a campaign to promote unforgettable travel experiences in Malaysia. Special Tue, 14 May 2019 11:00:43 +0700 Keio and Inokashira Line Tour with Amusement Park Ticket Value Pack and Shop #till You Drop at MITSUI OUTLET PARK TAMA MINAMI OSAWA Keio Corporation, a private railway operator is now selling value pack ticket which saves up to 50% off especially for foreign tourists including unlimited ride 1-day ticket for Keio Line and Inokashira Line with Yomiuri Land entrance and 3 rides Fri, 10 May 2019 14:55:08 +0700 Tourism Authority of Thailand reveals 2019 Songkran increases in tourist revenue The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has revealed that tourism revenue earned from international visitor arrivals to Thailand and domestic trips during the 2019 Songkran holiday all showed year-on-year increases over the same period in 2018. TAT Fri, 26 Apr 2019 12:57:30 +0700 STRONG GROWTH FROM KEY MARKETS COMPENSATE FOR DIP IN CHINESE TOURISTS CBRE, a leading international property consultant, believes that Thai tourism market is still as resilient as ever. Earlier this year, the Ministry of Tourism and Sports (MOTS) announced they are expecting more than 40 million tourists to visit Thailand Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:59:05 +0700 The Opening Ceremony of 2019 Fengdu Temple Fair kicks off in Fengdu County, Chongqing The Opening Ceremony of 2019 Fengdu Temple Fair kicked off in Fengdu County, Chongqing, on the morning of April 7 and several magnificent performances allowed tourists to appreciate the traditional folk customs of Fengdu County. Running promotes the Fri, 19 Apr 2019 11:40:00 +0700 Summer Like Never Before in Dubai With Emaar Hospitality Group#s Exceptional Stay Packages Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Emaar Properties PJSC, the developer of Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Mall and other tourist attractions, is offering exceptional summer stay packages in Dubai. Guests are assured of outstanding Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:51:34 +0700 Phad Thai Station, Mercure Bangkok Makkasan Phad Thai, which is well known as one of Thai dishes among international tourists but perhaps not many of them know how to make this simple dish. The main ingredient, the noodle that is made from rice, stir-fried with eggs some tofu and shrimp. Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:48:13 +0700 ภาพข่าว: เจ้าพระยาทัวร์ริสท์โบ๊ท (Chao Phraya Tourist Boat) ปล่อยเรือรูปแบบใหม่ลำที่ 2 ผู้บริหารระดับสูงของบริษัทในเครือสุภัทรา นำโดยคุณสุภาพรรณ พิชัยรณรงค์สงคราม ประธานกรรมการ นำทีมผู้บริหาร บริษัทเรือด่วนเจ้าพระยา, เจ้าพระยาทัวร์ริสท์โบ๊ท, และบริษัทในเครือสุภัทรา ทำพิธีปล่อยเรือสองท้อง (catamaran) ลำที่ 2 Tue, 09 Apr 2019 14:35:34 +0700 TAT continues Thailand Travel Shield insurance project The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently announced the continuation of the Thailand Travel Shield project to provide online travel insurance for foreign tourists. Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn, TAT Governor, said TAT had initiated the creation of the Tue, 09 Apr 2019 14:32:12 +0700 HUA HIN HISTORIC SIGHTSEEING TRAM TOUR VISITS CENTARA GRAND BEACH RESORT VILLAS HUA HIN Prachuap Khiri Khan#s Tourism Authority of Thailand invites all locals and tourist to Hua Hin for a free sightseeing journey aboard a 30-seated electric tram through Hua Hin#s historic lanes and discover the memorable history of this beautiful resort Fri, 05 Apr 2019 15:41:07 +0700 The Seasons Episode 6: The Ancient Stone Tourists visiting Ko Khao Yai at Ban Bo Chet Luk, which is part of the Ko Phetra National Park of Satun province, will be greeted by a mass of nearly a thousand bizarre-looking spire-like rocks. This spectacular site is like a bridge connecting us to the Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:32:50 +0700 Thailand and Bali are Top Destinations in Asia for Wellness Travel From learning to make your own Thai herbal ball to meditating with a shaman, Airbnb guests are finding one-of-a-kind ways to increasingly prioritise wellness while traveling In 2018, international tourist arrivals reached 2020 projections two years ahead Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:02:34 +0700 Odakyu Group Starts 2019 SAKURA Campaign - Member Companies of Odakyu Group in Shinjuku, Hakone, Enoshima and Kamakura to Join Hands in Welcoming Tourists from Abroad - The Odakyu Group started a 2019 SAKURA Campaign from Friday, March 15, to Sunday, April 21, 2019. There are numerous cherry Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +0700 UNESCO-inscribed Khon performance added to Grand Palace ticket The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to inform all tourists to Thailand that the 500 Baht entrance ticket to the Grand Palace in Bangkok now includes a Khon performance at the Sala Chalermkrung Royal Theatre. Purchased onsite at the Grand Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:10:26 +0700 THE GROWTH OF CHINESE DEMAND IN THE THAI REAL ESTATE MARKET China is playing a growing role in Thailand#s economy and property market, according to CBRE, a leading international property consultant. A total of 10.5 million Chinese tourists visited Thailand last year, accounting for 30% of total arrivals. This Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:43:39 +0700 Benxi plays a song of ice and fire Just during the Chinese lunar New Year of this year, tourists over the whole country had an ice and snow feast in Benxi, Liaoning province. According to Benxi Municipal Government, Benxi has created an innovative ice economy to successfully solve the Wed, 20 Feb 2019 9:51:01 +0700 SALA Phuket Resort and Spa Allows Guests to Uncover The Forgotten Phuket With Authentic Local Excursions Luxury boutique resort#s SALA Seekers tap into intimate local knowledge to showcase the wonders of Phuket#s northwest coast, away from the tourist hotspots PHUKET, THAILAND (14 February 2019): SALA Phuket Resort and Spa, the stunning pool villa resort Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:58:23 +0700 AirAsia Opens Newest Flight Hub Chiang Rai Launches 4 New Routes to Macau, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Phuket Thai AirAsia has opened its 7th and newest flight hub in Chiang Rai, stationing an Airbus A320 at Mae Fah Luang International Airport and inaugurating 4 routes from Chiang Rai to Macau, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Phuket with an aim to draw tourists and Wed, 30 Jan 2019 16:48:31 +0700 Immigration Bureau Cooperates with Airports Authority of Thailand, THAI, Thai Smile, and VFS Global to Provide Thailand E-Visa on Arrival Service to Tourists Today (29 January 2019),General Prawit Wongsuwan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, presided over the press conference to announce Thailand E-Visa on Arrival, for tourist convenience, along with Police Lt. Gen. Surachate Hakpal, Commissioner Tue, 29 Jan 2019 17:51:21 +0700 Chinese tourists can apply for their visa online via Thai e-Visa by mid-February The Department of Consular Affairs will officially launch the Thai e-Visa, first phase, in Beijing on February 15. China will be the first country in the world to have this service, which will be extended to other Chinese cities in early March. According Fri, 25 Jan 2019 15:36:39 +0700