Mon, 18 Feb 2019 14:05
April 12 not a bank holiday
The Bank of Thailand on Monday announced that banks will not be closed on April 12, despite it being an extra holiday for government officials for the long Songkran weekend.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 17:30
Cabinet approves extra Songkran holiday, making it five-day weekend
The Cabinet on Tuesday approved a proposal to make April 12 an extra holiday for Songkran, making the Songkran weekend a five-day holiday period.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:25
Romantic retreats for Valentines
With just three days to go to Valentine’s Day, Booking.com has released its global research showing that 45 per cent of travellers believe planning a holiday bring more of an emotional boost than getting engaged.
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
Wurst night ever?
Taste takes a holiday at German sausage hotel
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 17:09
Pahang declares Thursday a holiday with proclamation of ruler as King
KUANTAN: The Pahang government has declared a special state holiday on Thursday (Jan 31), in conjunction with the proclamation of its Ruler as the 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
Qantas flying Sydney-Fiji direct
Qantas is making a holiday trip to Fiji easier with new direct flights from Sydney to Nadi starting on March 31.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
A holiday that won’t break the bank
Already operating in Bangkok and Phuket as well as in neighbouring Cambodia and the Philippines, Lub d now offers visitors to Samui the chance to experience its “social hotel” concept with the opening of Lub d Koh Samui Chaweng Beach, which opens its doors on Friday (January 18).
Sat, 05 Jan 2019 01:00
Up close and cosy with the wild
From families of lions relaxing in the long grasses to sunbathing crocodiles and monkeys in the bathroom, Kenya's Meru National Park is a magical to spend a holiday
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 01:00
MotoGP 2019 – an appeal to the Baron of Buri Ram
Re: “Came to Thailand for fantastic MotoGP, stayed for a holiday”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:00
Came to Thailand for fantastic MotoGP, stayed for a holiday
Re: “Why some foreign fans won’t be back for Thai MotoGP next year”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:05
Take a holiday with Bottega Veneta
Bottega Veneta explores the art of gifting with a Holiday Collection of luxury fashion gear and home decor in four themes.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:00
A holiday in bountiful Busan
Busan is probably best known as the host city of one of Asia’s most important film festivals and a key transfer port, but this South Korean coastal metropolis is also an ideal destination for those seeking an adventurous getaway or a cultural escape.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 01:00
Phuket awash with tourist dollars – and sinking in corruption
The roaring success of Phuket as a holiday destination has also meant roaring corruption in many areas of the tourist industry there.
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00
Make your home like your holiday
Recent research by Booking.com reveals that majority of Thai travellers (83 per cent) return from a holiday so enthused by their accommodation that they are inspired to undertake interior design work to their own home.
Tue, 30 Jan 2018 01:00
Pavilions Phuket offers ‘Pavilion Passions’
The Pavilions Phuket, one of the island’s most acclaimed boutique luxury resorts with a unique, idyllic location on the sunset coast overlooking stunning Layan Beach, is encouraging guests to follow their passions with a series of personalised in-villa holiday experiences.