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BANGKOK, September 1, 2021: Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s premier hotel operator, invites travelers to an unforgettable getaway with an ultimate 21-night getaway to two world-famous paradise islands: the Maldives and Phuket. Guests have the choice of an all-inclusive experience with the “Luxury Twin Island Escape” package or a Bed & Breakfast meal plan with …

Eligible Thai or foreign returnees must be 18 years of age and over and have received two doses of COVID-19 vaccines, including CoronaVac, AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Janssen, Moderna, Sinopharm, and Sputnik V, at least 14 days prior to arrival. Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health has provided a guide for travelers planning to travel to Thailand under …

Every night, hundreds of people in Humboldt County sleep outside. Cooperation Humboldt, a local social change organization, believes that health and housing are human rights. On August 24, 2021, the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors awarded an Emergency Grants Program (ESG) grant for Emergency Solutions (ESG) of $ 404,601 through the Department of Health and …

T Thousands of Britons are desperate to return from vacation after changes to the government’s travel list, with many scrambling to book plane tickets to return for the holidays. Travelers returning from the country, as well as those coming from Thailand, will need to book a stay in a quarantine hotel if they arrive after …

PHUKET: The latest daily COVID situation report from the Phuket Provincial Public Health Bureau (PPHO) marked a record 209 new local infections across the island yesterday (August 27), bringing the total number of people recognized as infected with COVID-19 in Phuket since April 3 in 3,553. Yesterday marked the first time that Phuket marked more …

Koh Samui Tourism Promotion Association President Rachaporn Pulsawad explained that Phuket Extension 7 + 7 allows tourists who have been in Phuket for seven days to spend seven more on the islands of Samui, Phangan and Tao . More than 650 rooms have been booked on Koh Samui after reservations opened for just three days, …

Britons Emma Raducanu, Harriet Dart and Katie Boulter advanced to the US Open qualifying final round under brutal conditions in New York on Thursday, but Fran Jones, Jodie Anna Burrage, Samantha Murray Sharan and Liam Broady failed failed to qualify and were edged out of competition for a place in the main draw. With temperatures …

GEORGE TOWN, Malaysia – When I started traveling overland through developing Asia almost 15 years ago, the paper guides were my Google, and my cell phone – lacking a mobile data connection fast – was very useful as a pocket alarm clock. If I wanted to send a photo home, I would have to find …

PHUKET: The Chalong branch of the Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA Chalong) announced a scheduled power cut that will affect all of Soi Ta-iad in Chalong on Thursday, August 26, as work is underway to upgrade the high-voltage cables. The power outage will be effective from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., PEA Chalong said in an …

TOKYO (AP) – Asian stocks gained on Tuesday, boosted by a near-record rise on Wall Street, although momentum began to falter amid concerns over the economic fallout from the surge in coronavirus infections in the region . Japan’s Nikkei 225 benchmark rose 0.9% to close at 27,732.10. South Korea’s Kospi gained 1.6% to 3,139.86. The …