• Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:04:13
    Call to limit Krabi tourism numbers
    With thousands of tourists pouring into Maya Bay during the high tourism season and over-crowding the beach on a daily basis, the president of Krabi Industry Council, Aekawit Pinyothammanotai, has called for the number of tourists to be controlled.
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  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    The undiscovered South
    Unspoilt beaches and crystal-clear waters make Ranong the perfect place for a peaceful holiday
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 10:20:00
    The very best in dining
    The Nai Harn, Phuket’s premier luxury resort overlooking pristine Nai Harn Beach, is celebrating a highly successful 2017 during which it established a reputation as the island’s leading culinary destination.
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:00:00
    Smoking to be stubbed out on Thai beaches
    Smokers who flout a smoking ban on 20 of Thailand's most famous tourist beaches will face a $3,000 fine or up to a year in prison, Thai authorities have said.
  • Fri, 12 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    ‘Sea gypsies’ protest arrests off Phuket beach, claim subsistence fishing rights
    RAWAI SEA gypsies asked for justice over a case in which six of their members were arrested on allegations of illegal fishing in a national park and called for full implementation of the government’s policy allowing the sea gypsies to use the resources from national parks.
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 16:17:34
    Phuket sets up committee to manage beaches ruled as public space by court
    Phuket has set up a committee to manage the 178-rai Layan and Laypang beaches in Thalang district after it was ruled as public space by the Supreme Court.
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  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    In love with Lanna
    The much-loved Bo Sang Umbrella and Sankampang Handicrafts Festival returns to the northern province of Chiang Mai from January 19 to 21, showcasing exquisite handmade umbrellas crafted from mulberry paper, silk and cotton.
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 15:00:00
    Three moons under a hot sun
    The palm tree-covered island of Koh Samui gets another new hotel on Tuesday (Janiary 16) with the opening of the luxury Sala Samui Chaweng Beach Resort.
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 14:47:53
    Beach resort unveils design before grand opening
    With just one week to go before the opening of Sala Samui Chaweng Beach Resort on January 16, the recently appointed general manager, Erwin van der Veen, has revealed the inspirations behind the resort’s interior design scheme.
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  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 17:46:02
    Phuket beach area ‘belongs to hotel’
    A land official in the seaside province of Phuket confirmed on Monday that the beach in front of a luxurious hotel belongs to the hotel and is not public property as earlier believed.
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:19:45
    Phuket hotel in controversy has land deed all the way to sea
    A video posted to Facebook showing a tourist being asked to move from a “private” beach in front of Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket, has gone viral, while the resort denies that they ordered their staff to chase the tourist and his children off the beach.
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  • Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:00:00
    Pattaya beach businesses blame tourist boat operators for rising level of garbage being washed ashore
    Irresponsible tourist-boat operators have been blamed for dumping their rubbish into the sea, resulting in a large amount of garbage being washed ashore onto one beach in particular in Pattaya and harming both tourism and the environment in Pattaya Bay more generally.
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  • Thu, 28 Dec 2017 16:02:03
    Bali declares 'garbage emergency' amid sea of waste
    Bali's palm-fringed Kuta beach has long been a favourite with tourists seeking sun and surf, but nowadays its golden shoreline is disappearing under a mountain of garbage.
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  • Fri, 29 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Countdown on the beach
    Grand Pacific Sovereign Resort & Spa is celebrating 2018 with a panoramic view of the Gulf of Siam and a New Year’s Eve gala dinner Poolside on the theme “Thalay”.
  • Wed, 27 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    All along the watchtower
    The beach town of Phuket is joining Tourism Authority of Thailand’s Amazing Thailand Countdown 2018 events by turning its watchtower and Standard Chartered Building into a hub for parties on December 31.
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