• Mon, 21 May 2018 13:52:02
    Phuket volunteers celebrate 5 years of cleaning beach
    Phuket’s Clean the Beach Boot Camp (CBBC) has been cleaning the island’s beaches for five years. Every two weeks, on a Saturday morning, volunteers assemble for a free beach workout from island fitness leader Krix Luther and then, in return, they put on their gloves, grab a big bag and pick up rubbish from the beaches.
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  • Sun, 20 May 2018 18:40:44
    CBBC cleans up the anniversary honours
    Phuket’s Clean the Beach Boot Camp (CBBC) has been cleaning the island’s beaches for five years. Each two weeks, on a Saturday morning, volunteers assemble for a free beach workout from island fitness leader Krix Luther and then, in return, they put on their gloves, grab a big bag and pick up rubbish.
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  • Sun, 20 May 2018 01:00:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Radical step to revive Maya Bay
    THE DECISION TO CLOSE TOURISM MAGNET IS AIMED AT PRESERVING ITS ECO-SYSTEM
    national
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 16:42:53
    Hua Hin resorts join for beachfront stroll-and-dine
    Hua Hin’s leading hotels are hosting “Dine Along the Beach” feasts on the last Thursday of every month through November, starting on May 31.
    tasty
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 21:18:46
    No access to Maya Bay from front of Phi Phi after rehab, protection work kicks off in earnest in June
    Access to Maya Bay from the front of Phi Phi island will become permanently unattainable following the upcoming four-month closure of the area to make way for a long-term rehabilitation of the environmentally degraded bay, which has suffered due to the overcrowding of tourists.
    national
  • Tue, 01 May 2018 12:00:56
    Tourist boat operators continue to use beachfront despite order
    Many boats have continued to use the beachfront area to pick up and drop off tourists despite being ordered to resume using Chon Buri's Southern Pattaya Pier (Laem Balihai) from Tuesday.
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  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 18:30:00
    Tourism chief demands Phi Phi clean up
    The Krabi Tourism Association president, Wattana Rerngsamut, has commented following complaints from tourists in Krabi about the large amount of tour companies’ advertising signs and kayaks on the beaches of Koh Phi Phi.
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  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:29:59
    Trouble in Paradise: Tourism surge lashes Southeast Asia's beaches
    Koh Phi Phi Ley - Hordes of tourists clamber across the white sand with selfie sticks as Thai park rangers wade into turquoise waters to direct boats charging into the cliff-ringed cove. 
    national
  • Sun, 08 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: A tough step to save reeling paradise
    DECISION TO CLOSE MAYA BAY IN MONSOON SEASON HAS PRICE BUT WAS INEVITABLE
    national
  • Thu, 29 Mar 2018 19:30:34
    Thai bay from 'The Beach' to be shuttered for 4 months
    The once-idyllic Thai bay that became a must-see on the tourist trail after the 2000 movie "The Beach" will be closed to visitors for four months, an official said Thursday, as Thailand looks to stem the impact from crowds.
    national
  • Thu, 15 Mar 2018 14:10:00
    Luxury on the hoof
    Both members of the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World, The Okura Prestige Bangkok and Phuket’s The Nai Harn Phuket have joined forces to offer guests the “Best of the Beach & the City” package.
    sleep
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 13:00:00
    Peace on the beach
    Marriott International heads to the tropical island of Belitung in Sumatra, Indonesia with the opening of the brand new Fairfield by Marriott Belitung.
    sleep
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Feasts by the beach
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  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    TAT official denies boat ban at Phi Phi’s Maya Bay as parks grapple with environmental toll
    A PROPOSAL to close Maya Bay on Koh Phi Phi Ley to boats to limit damage to the beach was just an idea that was still being considered, the head of Krabi’s tourism office said yesterday.
    national
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:31:17
    Once-pristine Thai bay from 'The Beach' to close to boats
    The once-pristine Thai bay which became a tourist magnet after the 2000 movie "The Beach" will be closed to boats for several months to prevent further damage to its coral, an official said Wednesday.
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