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With the warm season in full swing, plan your summer trip to Tropical North Queensland with these local secrets to add memorable experiences to your stay. Enjoy a private swimming hole Are you feeling peckish and want to swim in a private pool? Mason’s cafe at Cape Tribulation is renowned for its private freshwater swimming …

Is the rain in the UK getting you down? Do you dream of a little winter sun? Or maybe a summer vacation to look forward to? Then look no further than here, because the RadioTimes.com the team has the best vacation and flight deals this Black Friday. You’ll forgive us for looking like you’re on …

French tourist Gollio Cyrit Tizzlano, seen in a security camera recording at Khao Sok Holiday Resort in Phanom district, Surat Thani province, before disappearing. (Photo: Supapong Chaolan) SURAT THANI: A search has been launched for a French tourist who has not been seen since Saturday, when he said he was going for a walk in …

Thailand now claims the final two LPGA Rookies of the Year. On Thursday, the LPGA announced that Atthaya Thitikul, who recently became the world’s No. 1 player, has won the 2022 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year award. The 19-year-old has picked up two wins this season – the JTBC Classic and the Walmart …

ReportLinker The use of online intermediaries for booking travel has accelerated during the pandemic, with the online accommodation market seeing a recovery in 2022. The shift from traditional flight booking channels to more gives rise to digital platforms, with OTAs experiencing strong growth opportunities. New York, Nov. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the …

Commenting on the expansion of the airline’s network, Ghaith Al Ghaith, Managing Director of flydubai, said: “I am very proud to see our network growing bigger than ever. Dubai’s aviation industry has recovered quickly, and our agility combined with our strong business model has enabled us to grow our operations and achieve this important milestone. …

A Golden Coast woman who has spent decades searching for her biological parents has discovered a new family on the other side of the world. Suzy Frazer, now in her 60s, was adopted as a baby. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: An adopted woman is reunited with her family after decades of searching. Watch Sunrise on …

I want to help the siamangs in the wild and at the Zoo! What can I do? Reduce Reuse and Recycle! Recycling is one of the best ways to help many endangered species. Reduce single-use goods, find creative ways to use products at the end of their life cycle, and recycle paper, glass, plastic, and …

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd expects the long weekend comprising Diwali, Bhai Dooj and Govardhan Puja, to see travel demand triple from a year earlier. According to the company, India’s tourism industry is seeing a surge in demand during the 5-9 days of travel opportunities around the holiday season. “Diwali is an important festival and migrant …

Thai Airways is taking full advantage of the resumption of international travel and the impending summer holiday season in Australia, with the switch to twice-daily flights between Melbourne and Bangkok from December 1. It’s another reflection of increased demand, both for travelers heading to Thailand’s colorful capital and further afield, from nearby India to Europe …

A pensioner lost his eye after developing a fungal infection on a dream trip to Thailand. Raymond Kay was in Pattaya when he first felt a foreign body sensation in his left eye. At first he assumed it was his contact lens, so he took it out and cleaned it. The 68-year-old claims the feeling …

“The never-ending epic of the relationship between Japanese and Thai ceramics in world trade and culture”. (Photos: Pattarapong Chatpattarasill) The weather service predicts heavy rain for this week, and today is a public holiday. The National Museum Bangkok is the perfect retreat if you want to enjoy the art while getting away from the downpours. …

ALICA SCHMIDT made hearts pound with a stunning photo as she stepped out of a swimming pool. Dubbed “the sexiest athlete alive,” Schmidt recently returned from vacation. 5 Alicia Schmidt looked sensational in her tiny blue bikiniCredit: Instagram 5 The German stunner has recently started training ahead of the new seasonCredit: https://www.instagram.com/alicasmd/ The 23-year-old German …

Sterling’s volatility is affecting the plans of millions of people planning winter holidays in the sun, a new survey has found. According to a YouGov poll for Post Office Travel Money, the plans of 59% of UK adults who previously considered booking a holiday abroad have been affected by the recent drop in the value …

US: Giant Food Loyalty Program Saves on Basic GroceriesRegional grocery chain giant food offers shoppers a chance to save on grocery staples such as milk, bread, vegetables and more through its loyalty program promotion, the retailer announced. As a grocery store Food prices remain high, the store’s branded products in the new promotion include bread, …

Withdrawn from MotoGP at the end of 2021, Danilo Petrucci finds himself this weekend with Suzuki for an improbable outing in the Thai Grand Prix. Co-author: Oriol Puigdemont 52m The gentle giant Petrucci was a mainstay in the MotoGP paddock from 2012, when he made his debut on the underpowered and underfunded …

August is over. The workers have returned to their millstones, the annual island party is over, and Mallorca is doing well again like clockwork!!! This time of year usually makes me plan a little break. But where to go? Numerous TV shows document “new experience” breaks, as well as the current trend for “adrenaline rush” …

Famous singer Amrutha Suresh and her partner, music composer Gopi Sundar, enjoy a colorful vacation in exotic Pattaya, known as “Las Vegas” in Thailand. The two have posted many amazing photos from their trip to Pattaya. Amrutha believes that the knowledge one acquires while traveling is eternal. She loves to visit various places to gain …

Where exquisite sunsets, pink hero grapes are a way of life, and celebration is the theme of the day, the Seen Beach Club at Avani Chaweng Hotel Samui in Thailand, offers more than sun, sea and surf. From barefoot vegetation to magnificent views Jhe holiday vibe in Samui just got an interesting tweak. The promising …

Kedah Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor said the state government could not force tourists to choose Langkawi as a vacation destination, or even prevent them from visiting neighboring Thailand. — photo by Bernama Tuesday, September 20, 2022 9:45 PM MYT ALOR SETAR, September 20 – Any negative campaign against Langkawi must stop …

From Mexico City to Tel Aviv, these are the culinary cities chefs can’t get out of their heads. Whether it’s trying street food or heading to a great restaurant, food is the centerpiece of any great vacation. It’s a great way to explore local cultures and get to know the country you’re visiting better. Chefs …

Last spring, we announced that Sony Pictures Entertainment was planning to open a theme and water park with attractions based on popular characters and movies under the Columbia Pictures banner. In an update, it was announced that Columbia Pictures Aquaverse will open next month in Thailand, with new images giving us our first look at …

House Tendency Global trends Raccoon spotted curling up on a hammock and netizens are loving it The video shows the raccoon adjusting the fabric of the hammock so he can lie down comfortably. At one point, he is even seen stretching his back and lying down. The raccoon was spotted lying in the hammock by …

We’re not going to lie: most of us dread the week after Labor Day. While it’s not the official end of summer on the calendar (or the warm weather that comes with it), it pretty much puts the hammer on easy seasonal vacation vibes and brings us back to the reality of work, of school, …

By Harish Sridharan September 5 (Reuters) – The Philippine peso hit a record low and other Asian currencies fell against the greenback on Monday, as Russia’s indefinite shutdown of its main gas pipeline to Europe and the extension of COVID restrictions in China strengthened the safe haven dollar. Stocks across Asia also lost ground, while …

Delicious We had a lovely meal here for a friends birthday. The food was delicious and served by a lovely waiting team. Very reasonable prices Food took us straight back to Thailand I booked online, got the confirmation text everything is fine. Incredible food and amazing service, brought us back to memories of vacationing in …

Everyone gets frustrated with the rules of the road sometimes, but in truth it’s quite easy here in Britain. All over the world, there are a host of weird, frustrating, or downright ridiculous rules of conduct that are far more extreme than anything we have to deal with. Here we present a selection of genuine …

Try these techniques for the perfect getaway for you and your partner. Shutterstock Sequestered from the pressures of work life and shared household responsibilities, vacations as a couple create the perfect opportunity to focus on deepening the romantic and sexual bond of a relationship. With a positive attitude and an open mind, a vacation like …

Welcome back to The best things the Eater Boston team ate this week. This is a special edition covering the best things Eater Boston editor Rachel Leah Blumenthal has eaten over the past decade. I’ll keep the nostalgia short so we can get straight to the good stuff – the food – but today is …

AFTER almost three years of confinement in Penang, B. Malathi and her family are ready to travel the world. The last trip Malathi, 37, and her family took was to Medan, Indonesia in 2019. “With Covid-19 still here, we won’t venture too far, but we definitely need this break,” she said. While trying to restrict …

Tourism is a gold mine and no country in our region knows this better than Thailand. Before the pandemic, they attracted no less than 40 million visitors a year. You can imagine how much this revs Thailand’s economic engine. No wonder Thailand has been very eager to get back to normal and experimented with opening …

VACATIONERS are for now suspending plans to visit popular destinations such as Japan, South Korea and China due to current Covid-19 restrictions imposed by the respective governments. Instead, Malaysians are traveling to destinations closer to home, such as Vietnam and Thailand, said Edwin Tay, president of the Johor chapter of the Malaysian Chinese Tourism Association …

The ITF has appointed inspectors in Australia, Croatia, Finland, Ireland, Norway, the Philippines and Spain in 2021 (ITF photo) Posted on 19 August 2022 12:20 by The Maritime Executive The number of crew abandonment cases continues to rise, possibly due to pressures on the industry during the pandemic. While port states such as Australia have …

Nayanthara and her husband Vignesh Shivan are on vacation, and they have set important travel goals. The the couple married in June 2022and since then has shared many adorable photos of their time together with her fans. Buy now | Our best subscription plan now has a special price After a honeymoon in Thailand a …

Wilmington, Delaware, USA, August 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transparency Market Research Inc. – A granular study of the travel and tourism market underscores the conclusion that a focus on consistently delivering unique travel experiences to customers is one of the key winning imperatives for leaders and pioneers. The growing trend of eco-friendly and sustainable …

Experience a relaxing vacation from the moment you fly, courtesy of Thai Airways and its comfortable seats, comprehensive services, exclusive hospitality and more, all at affordable prices! By Bayar Jain When it comes to affordable prices yet comfortable carriers, few have the game like Thai Airways. Catering to premium travelers with a GOAT mindset, the …

SINGAPORE – After a two-year hiatus, the National Association of Travel Agents of Singapore (Natas) show returned and was held at the Singapore Expo on Friday August 12, welcoming crowds eager for “travel of revenge”. Tour operators at the Changi Convention and Exhibition site said attendance was better than expected, although they observed some travel …

South Korean Foreign Minister Park Jin was due to make his first visit to China yesterday as South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol’s government seeks to reassure Beijing about their ties, despite stronger ties with the United States and tensions over Taiwan. Park is to spend three days in the eastern port city of Qingdao, during …

Discover episode 9 Check Out is the weekend’s latest Thai drama, centering on Daonuea, a working-age man who has just broken up with his first love, Tee. While vacationing at The Air, he meets Nine, a man who improves his mood. Although the two get along well, Daonuea returns to his old life, working with …

(Seychelles News Agency) – A commonwealth games Record holder James Goddard, who was born in Seychelles and whose father is Seychellois, said he is open to working with Seychellois swimmers in the future, but for now he is concentrating on his work with the Thai national team. The 39-year-old backstroke specialist is currently on vacation …

Glenn Maxwell reveals Shane Warne’s ‘love’ for London Spirit and insists he wants to put ‘his best foot forward’ following the legend’s death… and hopes to use his first Hundred stint to kick off preparations for Australia’s T20 World Cup defense Australian legend Shane Warne died in March while on vacation in Thailand Glenn Maxwell, …

File photo REUTERS/Tom Brenner August 1, 2022: There are signs that the Speaker of the United States House, currently in Singapore, will not visit Taiwan, but if she does, it could be veritable dynamite affecting global and domestic politics. Singapore is his first stop and his delegation also plans to visit Malaysia, South Korea and …

BANGKOK- Deputy Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, Chowna Mein, during his address at the inaugural session of the 2nd edition of the North East India Festival in Bangkok, Thailand, highlighted the huge tourism potentials and investment opportunities of Arunachal Pradesh in his inaugural address today. Highlighting some interesting facts about Arunachal Pradesh, he informed that …

Tesco donates food to charities and community groups, including Trussell Trust food banks. People can also use food sharing app, OLIOto find free food offered by Tesco. Tesco will also accept free school meal vouchers. Many councils across the country give vouchers to eligible families. In Bath and North East Somerset, for example, families can …

Phi Phi is home to pristine beaches, beautiful rock formations and crystal clear waters teeming with vibrant aquatic life. Phi Phi is bordered by some of the most stunning islands, all of which offer a host of attractions in their own right. The Phi Phi Islands are located in the Andaman Sea in Thailand, 740 …

Meredith Mallory-Walker, 35, and Jack Walker, 34, from Sydney. Picture / Jack and Meredith Walker While there are many Australians eager to hop on a plane now that travel is underway, there are also many dreading it. Sydney man Jack Walker isn’t so worried about flying himself – it’s what happens when he falls asleep …

New oi-Sumit Rajguru | Updated: Saturday July 23, 2022, 10:45 AM [IST] Actress Munmun Dutta, currently seen playing the role of Babita Iyer in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, took a short break from filming. The diva went on vacation to Thailand, where she explores incredible places. Since going to Thailand, Munmun Dutta has been …

MHis parents have family in the United States, so we were lucky enough to vacation in Los Angeles when I was 15. Like so many teenagers, I fell in love with American culture—the sun, no school uniform; they even had lockers in the school hallways, just like in real life saved by the bell. At …

Comment this story Comment Charles McCormick is the CEO of City Bikes Inc., two bike shops in Washington, one in Adams Morgan and one in Tenleytown, both of which do a healthy business of e-bikes. He is also a digital nomad who has spent most of his time since 2009 on the road. “You sit …

The arrival of a few mega billionaires on the resort island of Koh Samui and the surrounding islands has raised hopes that Thailand will begin to see an increase in the number of wealthy travelers again. Perhaps now that the Covid-19 restrictions are finally mostly lifted, several luxury superyachts have been spotted arriving on the …

Bangkok taxi driver threatens Singapore passengers with knife over fare dispute Thailand is a popular travel location for Singaporeans for a myriad of impressive reasons. The food, the activities and above all the people are what make the “Land of Smiles” one of a kind on earth. However, there may be one or two outliers …

While the crowds may flock to Patong and the old town, the northwestern coast of Phuket Island is a much more relaxed and relaxing place with Sirinat National Park and miles of long, empty golden beaches. The surroundings are absolutely lush, wide swathes of green that become tangles of jungle that spill over the roads, …

Omri Morgenshtern, CEO of international tourism giant Agoda, addressed allegations about the company’s unfair use of power, expensive holidays to Israel and industry efficiency. Morgenshtern was speaking at the National Economic Conference sponsored by Calcalist and Bank Leumi. We are experiencing global inflation and vacations have become very expensive, especially in Israel. Is it possible …

Mayu Retreats, Norfolk Luxury and vegetarian are two words you rarely savor in the same sentence. This is why Mayu is something of a rarity: beautifully presented, delicious meatless menus in a sumptuous setting. Mayu’s philosophy is rooted in nutrition, increasing your intake of as many different plant-based ingredients as possible – expect at least …

Photo courtesy of Möge Tee/Instagram Möge t-shirt8150 Baltimore Ave.Möge Tee draws inspiration from thousands of years of Chinese tea culture, but the national chain is dedicated to what it calls “New Style Tea Techniques,” which include flavorful, creamy, and cold bubble teas! hot day. Its Watermelon Tea, for example, revisits Moge Tee’s traditional milk tea …

Independence Day comes at a time when the United States is reeling from hearings on the January 6 insurrection, overwhelmed by High Court rulings on abortion and firearms and struggling to maintain the common ties that unite them. Yet many also see cause for celebration: the pandemic continues to wane and, despite its flaws, American …

A performing elephant in Thailand (Image: GETTY) Student nurse Andrea Taylor, 20, from Billinge, Merseyside, was gored to death in Thailand in 2000 after the animal charged at tourists during an obedience demonstration in a park. But Save The Asian Elephants (STAE) has found at least 1,200 UK companies still promoting 277 sites overseas with …

French President Emmanuel Macron singled out Australia’s new environment minister, Tanya Plibersek, to a global audience in Portugal, saying Australia was back in action on climate change. Macron, who effectively told the world that former Prime Minister Scott Morrison lied to him about the submarine contract, warmly welcomed the ministers of the new Labor government. …

The cabinet has proposed that the no-confidence debate be held from July 19-22, but the timetable remains open to negotiation by the opposition. The timetable was set by the cabinet at its weekly meeting yesterday. The government settled for a four-day debate, while the opposition said it wanted five days. Deputy Public Health Minister Sathit …

Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam. (Government photo) The cabinet is expected to set July 18 as the first day of the no-confidence debate prompted by the opposition’s no-confidence motion, Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam said on Monday. He said the motion had been accepted by the House of Representatives to be placed on the Orders …

PATTAYA, Thailand, June 25 (Reuters) – Filipina Fuschia Anne Ravena was crowned Miss International Queen 2022 on Saturday in a pageant in Thailand billed as the world’s largest and most popular transgender pageant. The 27-year-old business owner beat 22 other competitors for the crown, with second and third place going to competitors from Colombia and …

Friends say Katie Price and her fiancé Carl Woods ‘really need’ another vacation after a dramatic few months – with the former glamor model apparently planning her sixth trip outside of 2022 before her court date tomorrow Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now Katie Price works out in …

Barry Robinson is President and Managing Director of International Operations, overseeing the international timeshare business of Travel + Leisure Co – Wyndham Destinations. This encompasses all timeshare operations outside of North America and the Americas and the oversight of three vacation clubs, Club Wyndham South Pacific, Club Wyndham Asia and Innovative Holiday Club. He oversees …

OVERSEAS holiday destinations such as Bali, Thailand and Vietnam, which were hugely popular with Australians before COVID, are back on the radar as travelers are lured by hotel deals in luxury. And according to Adam Schwab, CEO and co-founder of travel company Luxury Escapes, top hotels in Asian hotspots offer extras like restaurant dining, spa …

An extravagant holiday home infested with worms, rats and cockroaches has turned a family’s dream vacation in Pattaya into a nightmare. A Thai woman paid 47,000 baht for 2 nights’ accommodation in an 8-bedroom luxury villa in Pattaya’s Palm Spring Housing area, but the stay turned into a disaster the moment the family crossed the …

BANGKOK, June 15 (Reuters) – Thai lawmakers on Wednesday passed four different same-sex union bills in their first reading, moving closer to becoming the second jurisdiction in Asia to legalize same-sex marriages. Thailand has one of the most open and visible lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities in Asia, which reinforces its image of …

Korean company Lotte Tour Development says it will welcome its first foreign customers to the Jeju Dream Tower casino since it opened a year ago this month, with around 100 visitors from Singapore expected in the coming weeks. The company announced over the weekend that the first direct flight between Singapore and Jeju will land …

Some minor delays are now turning into a huge problem in the processing of UK passports in the UK. This has been in the news in the UK recently and is now affecting many British expats in Thailand. British authorities are blaming a rush on travel for the summer season and new Brexit-related problems for …

According to Wanping Aw, a Singaporean who has lived in Japan for 12 years, visitors must apply for a tourist visa with a registered travel agency, which then registers their contact details and itineraries on an online government website. “So even if we submit the tourist visa application for them, they might not get it,” …

Chaired by HRH Princess Ubolratanarachakanya Siriwatanaphanwadi, the event promotes the “Visit Thailand Year 2022 – 2023: Amazing Thailand New Chapters” campaign and concludes TAT’s recent roadshow in Europe. Paris, France – HRH Princess Ubolratanarachakanya Siriwatanaphanwadi graciously chaired the “Amazing Gala Dinner in Thailand” organized in Paris on May 31, 2022 by the Tourism Authority of …

* Thai May consumer prices rise at faster-than-expected pace * Malaysia and South Korea markets closed for public holiday * Oil prices climb above $120 per barrel By Tejaswi Marthi June 6 (Reuters) – Most Asian currencies were mixed on Monday as markets looked to U.S. inflation data later this week while the Thai baht …

NEW DELHI : The strong rebound in domestic travel and tourism after the lifting of covid-related restrictions is here to stay, said Madhavan Menon, chairman and managing director of Thomas Cook India, a travel services company. In an interview, Menon said business and leisure travel had returned to near pre-covid levels or exceeded them, with …

The MPI works in the midst of the conflict Industrialists affected by soaring oil prices Thailand’s Manufacturing Production Index (MPI) managed to rise slightly in April, rising 0.56% year-on-year to 91.79 points amid the prolonged impact of the Russian-Ukrainian war. Compared to the March MPI, the index fell 16.5%, mainly due to the temporary closure …

For those working in medicine, astrology and philanthropy, greener pastures are promised. Training and networking seminars take you to Singapore, Tokyo and London, giving you great exposure. The trips will be interesting, as some of you will sell your ideas/products, thus gaining appreciation. Places like Southeast Asia, United Arab Emirates, and Germany are lucrative for …

The journey calls. Whether it’s a sunny getaway or a cultural experience, Australians are ready to broaden their horizons after enduring two years of pandemic-induced lockdowns. For some, that means an interstate jaunt to visit relatives, while for others, that means a check mark overseas. Three in four Australians plan to travel or take a …

1. Ring side steakhouse 2165 Burnside Street West, 503-223-1513, ringsidesteakhouse.com. 5pm-9pm Monday to Thursday, 4.30pm-9.30pm Friday, 4pm-9.30pm Saturday, 4pm-9pm Sunday. For the first time since the pandemic began, RingSide will be open seven days a week. The iconic steakhouse remained closed on Mondays and Tuesdays once it resumed indoor dining, but let’s face it: sometimes, …

Star Activity Report Tue May 24 2022 12:00 AM Last updated on: Tue May 24 2022 12:03 AM Tourists throng to Jaflong, a popular tourist destination in Sylhet. If tourism does not thrive, it will be difficult for Bangladesh to meet the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, experts said at a program in Dhaka yesterday. …

Reading time:1 minute, 28 seconds > In Ukraine, most regions started online training after the initial process started during the war. Schools in different regions will independently select the lighting process completion date in 2021/2022 for the initial rotation. At this beginning of the summer holidays, the holidays will start in different regions in different …

After the recent success of his movie ‘Sarkaru Vaaru Paata’, superstar Mahesh Babu had shot for a magazine cover for which he participated in a rapid fire challenge and answered several interesting questions. From revealing his biggest fear to stress relievers, he answered everything. Looked: Q. A nickname you really like? -Nani Q. Your biggest …

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia is lifting its outdoor mask mandate because its COVID-19 outbreak is growing under control, President Joko Widodo said Tuesday. However, a mask mandate remains in place for indoor activities and public transport, he said. Widodo also said that all fully vaccinated travelers will no longer be required to undergo COVID-19 …

BANGKOK, May 16, 2022 – (ACN Newswire) – Kerry Express (Thailand) PCL KEX Chief Executive Officer Mr. Alex Ng discusses the company’s strategy behind its achievement as the leader in express parcel delivery in the country in The Executive Talk (TET) by ShareInvestor. 1. Last year, the COVID-19 pandemic massively affected the economy. How has …

As is customary for several Thai religious holidays, alcohol sales will be banned across the country tomorrow (Sunday) for Visakha Bucha Day. The day, the most important in the Buddhist calendar, commemorates 3 defining events in the life of Lord Buddha. These include his birth, reaching enlightenment at age 35, and then his death 45 …

Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP The Ministry of Public Health’s Emergency Operations Center for COVID-19 lowered the National COVID-19 Alert Level from 4 to 3 as the daily infection rate declined. Level 4 banned people from entering high-risk areas, which could include a variety of places, while only certain entertainment venues are closed in …

This time the government is trying to import edible oil directly through the TCB, Chief Commerce Secretary Tapan Kanti Ghosh said. For all the latest news, follow the Daily Star’s Google News channel. The Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) will resume selling soybean oil at Tk 110 per liter to one crore families of TCB …

The governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand says he remains hopeful that 20 million holidaymakers will visit Thailand next year. Yuthasak Supasorn says that will almost certainly be possible if China lifts its border restrictions by then. He adds that he expects tourism revenues to reach 80% of their 2019 level in 2023. “Next …

The call comes from the boss of Sunny Heart Travel in Peterborough after receiving a series of calls about the crisis surrounding passport renewal delays. Now, Steve Bentzen, managing director of Sunny Heart Travel, says vacationers who need to update their passports should submit renewal applications immediately to avoid any heartache from a potential getaway …

When visiting a new destination, one of the most exciting ways to immerse yourself in its local culture is to sample the local cuisine. With fewer people in the spring, May is the perfect time for a culinary adventure. Quieter restaurants and markets, milder temperatures, and budget-friendly experiences all make for a delightful off-season break. …

If you were dreaming of a trip to Southeast Asia, this could be the summer when it finally happens. Most countries in the sub-region – all blessed with mild weather and dreamy coastlines – have eased their Covid entry rules in recent months. Thailand recently announced it was dropping pre-departure testing for vaccinated visitors; while …

Available for reservation until May 15 for all stays from May 11 to 16, 2022. Competitor? Cheer squad? Aficionado? Avani+ Khao Lak Complexofficial hotel partner of 3rd Stage Thailand by Tour de France Phang Nga in May 2022 invites guests to immerse themselves in this unique competition with unmissable packages. L’Étape Thailand 2022 VIP Edition …

South Korea’s new Ambassador to Thailand, Moon Seoung-hyun, upon taking office, recently paid a courtesy call on Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha, who expressed his view that the two countries should cooperate in the field of soft power for mutual aid. earnings. Talks on the use of soft power have gained popularity in recent …

A woman has set a record by catching Covid twice in 20 days. The woman, in Spain, was a 31-year-old healthcare worker. She caught Delta in December, then Omicron in January. The researchers said the case shows that even vaccinated people who have had Covid-19 “cannot assume they are protected from re-infection”. She was infected …

Georgia and Armenia continue to be popular destinations for Qatari residents, we learned, while Turkey and several European countries top the list of Qataris’ travel, especially during short vacations like Eid. “Georgia and Armenia have been booming among expat communities for a few years now,” Tawfeeq Travel Group managing director Rehan Ali Syed told The …

Just take a quick look at the photos of the five-star Anantara resort Bophut Koh Samui in the Gulf of Thailand to see why it’s the idyllic spot for a dose of luxury and low-key leisure amidst a lush and green nature. It sits on the edge of a palm-lined beach and a short walk …

Performers take part in a street parade celebrating the Songkran festival in Ayutthaya, Thailand, April 13, 2022. (Xinhua/Wang Teng) The traditional Songkran New Year festival is celebrated in Thailand. Despite the ban on splashing water due to COVID-19, many other events such as handicraft exhibitions, Buddha statue water pouring rituals and food markets are promoted …

Summer is just around the corner and many people will be looking forward to traveling the world for a well-deserved vacation. While the vast majority of people in the UK have been vaccinated against Covid and will have wide horizons when choosing a holiday destination, an estimated 8% of people in the UK are still …

Authorities are urging people to hold their Songkran activities in open or spacious, well-ventilated areas and all participants should wear face masks and keep their distance from elderly family members. Health officials are advising older people to stay home during the Songkran holiday due to COVID-19 concerns, saying they should only go out when absolutely …

A group of Chinese tourists visit the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand in October 2018. The Association of Thai Travel Agents remains optimistic that tourists will return in the fourth quarter. The tourism sector is bullish on the Chinese market following hints that outbound travel from the mainland may be permitted in the fourth quarter. …

There have been reports of people waiting 10 weeks or more for a passport renewal to arrive. With this in mind, many people panic about their vacations and wonder how far from the passport expiration date you can actually travel. A tweet from the Passport Office on Monday April 4 said: “Is your passport due …

The Poipet international border post in the province of Banteay Meanchey. Facebook Authorities in Banteay Meanchey province and their Thai counterparts in Sa Kaeo province are discussing the possibility of reopening the Poipet international border checkpoint to allow people to travel during the upcoming Khmer New Year holiday. Banteay Meanchey provincial administration spokesman Sek Sokhom …

Restaurants in Pattaya and Chiang Mai are urging authorities to allow alcohol consumption until midnight or 1 a.m. during the Songkran holiday period to help shore up their business. Patsanat Asvachaisopon, general manager of the Grand Jomtien Palace Hotel, said the government should further relax its rule on alcohol consumption during holidays. Although Songkran is …