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TAT's New Year blowout

Fri, 2018-12-14 09:46
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) plans to host New Year's countdown events in Bangkok and four other provinces, aiming to draw 1 million foreign and Thai visitors.

Hooray in Hong Kong

Fri, 2018-12-14 04:00
If you want to ring in 2019 outside Thailand, Hong Kong has plenty of choices to celebrate with a bang. The good news is that some of the festivities run until Feb. Here are a few highlights.

A Time for sharing

Thu, 2018-12-13 18:44
Share the joy of Christmas and create lasting memories for your family at Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok.

Philippines to exceed 2018 target number of Japanese tourists

Thu, 2018-12-13 18:18
MANILA: Tourism officials said on Thursday the Philippines will surpass this year its target of attracting 600,000 tourists from Japan, its fourth top source of foreign tourists.

Destination waterfall

Thu, 2018-12-13 04:00
A 4 minute 36 second film clip showing the happy time spent by the young King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit at the stunning Phrom Lok Waterfall in Phrom Khiri district, Nakhon Si Thammarat province, in 1959 brings smiles and tears of joy to almost everyone who views it. This has inspired many to visit tambon Phrom Lok, which is now easy to reach by car unlike when the royal couple travelled...

Royal winter fair in Bangkok

Thu, 2018-12-13 04:00
Running until Jan 19, the "2nd Un Ai Rak Khlai Khwam Nao (Love And Warmth At Winter's End) Winter Festival" takes place at the Royal Plaza on the grounds of Dusit Palace and Sanam Suea Pa with His Majesty the King's royal permission.

There's riding in those hills

Thu, 2018-12-13 04:00
Cyclists in Bangkok and Samut Prakan are lucky to have such nice places to enjoy their favourite sport, those famous bicycle lanes around Suvarnabhumi airport. But wouldn't it be even better if there were another purpose-built training ground that is not so flat? How about a bikes-only road on hilly terrain?

Bangkok is second most-visited

Thu, 2018-12-13 04:00
Bangkok is listed as the second most-visited city this year, according to the Top 100 City Destinations 2018 of the global market research company Euromonitor International.

Destination - or Destiny?

Wed, 2018-12-12 16:30
Your chance to cut yourself off from the world awaits you on Cape Fahn Private Islands Hotel. This is a range of independent luxury villas, each with its own plunge pool, on two small islands off the coast of Koh Samui.

Rembrandt Hotel & Suites Bangkok hosted its

Wed, 2018-12-12 10:09
The Rembrandt Hotel and Suites Bangkok celebrated its "Charity Teddy Bear Christmas tree lighting ceremony" on Saturday, 1st December. The tree was lit by Prof.Emeritus Dr.Praphan Phanuphak, Director of Thai Red Cross AIDS Research and Christian Bernkopf, General Manager of the Rembrandt Hotel & Suites in the presence of guests and hotel management.

Merry Christmas celebrations

Wed, 2018-12-12 10:03
Christmas magic is in the air at Grand Mercure Bangkok Fortune. Join us for the most enchanting time of the year and celebrate Christmas in our wonderful white lobby and amazing One Rachada World Restaurant. Enjoy a marvelous Christmas Eve with us, starting with a welcome drink: one glass of White Christmas Mojito: a Special mojito variation with white rum and coconut.

World-renowned Parisian shoemaker here at last

Wed, 2018-12-12 09:57
Berluti, the world-renowned Parisian shoemaker has been built by four generations of shoemakers. Now it has opened its first Thailand boutique at G floor of The Central Embassy just in time for this festive season.

CALVIN KLEIN city extension

Wed, 2018-12-12 09:50
Precise. Sophisticated. CALVIN KLEIN city extension.

Natural oriental remedies

Tue, 2018-12-11 09:33
Experience the therapeutic benefits of exfoliating essential oils derived from natural oriental herbal remedies such as plai, tamarind, camphor, lemongrass, kaffir lime and turmeric.

So galactic odyssey

Tue, 2018-12-11 09:29
A stellar constellation of festive events clustered on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and New Year Day. Start your countdown this holiday season and buckle up as SO Sofitel Bangkok blasts off into the new year with the "SO Galactic Odyssey" festive program 2018.

Festive celebrations with bubbles and stars!

Tue, 2018-12-11 09:27
Festive Season 2018 lights up with bubbles and stars at VIE Hotel Bangkok, MGallery by Sofitel during an entire week of fun and excitement. Enjoy an enchanting procession of fabulous parties, lavish feasts, spa promotions, and splendid events in the modern and elegant surroundings of VIE Hotel Bangkok, MGallery by Sofitel.

Bring Christmas home

Thu, 2018-12-06 11:54
Add some sugar and spice to your Christmas gifts with festive hampers from Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel. A variety of pre-made hampers are on offer, or customise your own from a range of delectable festive treats from 10 November 2018 – 6 January 2019.

Ayutthaya Heritage Fair

Thu, 2018-12-06 04:00
From Dec 7 to Dec 16, the "Ayutthaya World Heritage 2018" fair will take place at the Ayutthaya Historical Park to celebrate the 17th anniversary of Unesco's declaration of the park as a World Heritage Site.

New airports in Northeast and South

Thu, 2018-12-06 04:00
The Department of Airports plans to build two new airports in the Northeast and another in the South.

New wonders of Jeju

Thu, 2018-12-06 04:00
South Korea is one of the most popular overseas destinations among Thais. Of all 8.79 million Thai tourists abroad last year, 435,426 visited South Korea, 10.01% up from the previous year, and spent over 16 billion baht there, according to the Tourism and Sports Ministry.