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Thai Airways To Resume Dozens Of International Flights As Restrictions Ease

Thai Airways has made the decision to resume dozens of international flights to destinations around the world, as restrictions ease and the country targets tourism. The decision comes in the wake of the news revealed last week that the strong travel restrictions imposed by Thailand at the start of the pandemic, such as mandatory quarantine, …

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Thailand Announces It Will Begin Dropping Quarantine For Tourists

Last night, the Prime Minister of Thailand Prayuth Chan-o-cha revealed his country’s plans to allow travelers from some countries to be able to enter the country without having to quarantine upon their arrival. The news is bound to be celebrated by travelers, as the country’s previous entry requirements and mandatory hotel quarantine have long been …

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Thailand Will Collect New Mandatory Tourist Tax From All Visitors

Thailand, one of the most popular destinations in Southeast Asia, has announced that they will impose a tourism fee next year intended to subsidize tourism-related projects and transform the industry. The post will look at the new tax and how Thailand plans to use the funds generated to transform its tourism industry which the Covid-19 …

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Thailand Set To Ease Some Travel Restrictions For Tourists

Travelers with an eye on heading to Thailand were handed a boost today when it was revealed that the Southeast Asian country was planning to lower the duration of its mandatory quarantine for both vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. Long since a favorite destination for travelers from all over the world, this latest development is bound …

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Thailand To Delay Reopening of Popular Tourism Destinations Until November

Because of a slower than expected vaccination rollout, Thailand is considering delaying reopening many of its major tourist destinations in October.  Reports from Thailand suggest that the Thai government will delay the reopening of five provinces as each province’s vaccination rate still lags behind the 70 percent coverage required to open up next month.  The …

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Thailand Plans To Reopen Popular Destinations Including Bangkok In October

Things are looking up. Officials in Thailand announced on Thursday that the country plans to reopen the capital city of Bangkok and other popular tourist destinations starting next month. The announcement comes following studies which show that Covid infections may have peaked in the country, following record-breaking cases this past summer. The lifting of restrictions …

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Thailand To Resume Domestic Flights In High Risk Areas

Thailand is seeing its highest cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began, yet the country will resume local flights in high-risk areas around the nation.  Thailand has started to allow some domestic flights to and from Bangkok after cases of COVID-19 skyrocketed this summer. The nation’s aviation authority suggested the move was to boost economic …

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Chiang Mai, Thailand Delays Reopening Until October

Thailand will delay reopening Chiang Mai for tourism because of record-breaking cases of COVID-19 in the country.  The Thai authorities were due to open Chiang Mai for tourism in August or September, but cases of COVID-19 have spiraled since the summer began.  Thailand started its sandbox scheme in Phuket and Koh Samui in July, and …

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Phuket Sandbox Expanded To 9 More Thailand Destinations

The Phuket Sandbox, Thailand’s program that allows foreign travelers to enter the country and stay in Phuket without needing to quarantine, has been given the green light by the Thai government to expand. The expansion means that those who enter as part of the sandbox scheme will be able to visit other destinations in the …

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U.S. Issues ‘Do Not Travel’ Advisory For France, Thailand and Iceland

The US has issued its latest updates to its travel advisories system, this time handing out Level 4 “Do Not Travel” notices to popular travel destinations such as France, Iceland and Thailand. The most severe level of travel advisory that the US can issue, several other nations were also placed into the Level 4 bracket …

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Thailand Bans Use Of Sunscreen At Its National Parks

Thailand has made the decision to ban travelers from using sunscreen when visiting its famous national parks. A shock move that could see the Land Of Smiles turn into the Land of Sunburn, sunscreen is usually considered an essential accessory for travelers visiting the country due to its high temperatures and beach-based activities that helped put …

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Phuket Changes Travel Restrictions And Limits Movement

Thailand’s attempts to restart tourism in the Land of Smiles have been dealt further blows as the island of Phuket – currently welcoming fully vaccinated international travelers as part of a ‘sandbox scheme’ – has added more travel restrictions, while other Thai provinces are only permitting vaccinated travels to enter. A mixed success so far, …

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