15 Best Things To Do In Hpa-an (Myanmar)

Hpa-an is a small town that lies in pretty Kayin State in the southeast of Myanmar. The main reason why Hpa-an is famous is down to its idyllic scenery which is said to be some of the prettiest in the whole country. Hpa-an is also known for its amazing cave systems, so if you like […]

Cambodian capital’s first subterranean bar

Metropole Underground is an addition to the lively bar scene in Phnom Penh Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh has applied a new facet to the destination’s bar scene with Metropole Underground: the first subterranean bar in Cambodia’s capital. Inspired by the louche, chic vibe of early 20th Century Paris, Metropole Underground is an addition to the […]

Laos’s tourism haven Luang Prabang’s revenue jumps by 19 per cent as tourism gets big boost after Covid-19 issues

VIENTIANE, June 7 (Vientiane Times/ANN): Authorities in Luang Prabang province have identified another 1,401 businesses that have bolstered the province’s revenue collection by 19 per cent, while investment by local and overseas entities has also increased. The figures were reported to Deputy Prime Minister Dr Sonexay Siphandone, when he and his delegation visited the province […]

Linking Cambodia Kep to Vietnam’s Phu Quoc Island

  The Cambodian government will establish a water link between Kep province and Vietnam’s Phu Quoc Island to develop the tourism sector in the area, with speed boats providing transport between the two places, Tourism Minister Thong Khon said yesterday. He said that the ministry and the Kep provincial authority had already studied the proposal […]

Tourism market sees recovery over Dragon Boat holiday

By CHENG SI | CHINA DAILY | Updated: 2022-06-07 10:03 Tourism market sees recovery over Dragon Boat holiday By CHENG SI | CHINA DAILY | Updated: 2022-06-07 10:03 Citizens enjoy boating at the Summer Palace on June 3, Dragon Boat Festival, in Beijing. [Photo by Jiang Dong/chinadaily.com.cn] China’s domestic tourism market registered a steady recovery […]

Deep Week Thailand’ brings world’s leading free divers to Phuket

Held in Thailand for the first time, the 8-day event from 14-21 May, 2022, drew over 160 experts and enthusiasts from 20 countries.   Bangkok, 6 June, 2022 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to report the success of the Deep Week Thailand event that was held in Thailand for the first […]

TAT’s Amazing Thailand Gala Dinner in Paris highlights gastronomy and sustainability tourism

Presided over 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 to Europe.   Paris, 3 June, 2022 – HRH Princess Ubolratanarachakanya Siriwatanaphanwadi graciously presided over the “Amazing Thailand Gala Dinner” organised in Paris on 31 May, 2022, by […]

Vietnam nominated in 10 categories at World Travel Awards 2022

Vietnam has made the shortlist in 10 categories at the prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2022, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) said on June 6. Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam has made the shortlist in 10 categories at the prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2022, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) said on […]

Thai opening to lift Cambodia travel

Cambodia expects more international tourists from neighbouring countries after Thailand’s June 1 announcement to withdraw Covid-19 restrictions across the board, including post-arrival quarantine, and reopen land borders. Top Sopheak, secretary of state and spokesman for the Ministry of Tourism, told The Post on June 6 that Cambodia’s tourism sector is recovering, especially domestic tourism, while […]

TOURISM RECOVERY GAINS MOMENTUM AS RESTRICTIONS EASE AND CONFIDENCE RETURNS

Tourism continues to recover at a strong pace. Globally, destinations welcomed almost three times as many international arrivals in the first quarter of 2022 as in the same period of 2021, with Europe leading the sector’s rebound. According to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer, international tourism saw a 182% year-on-year increase in January-March 2022, […]