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Khao Lak becomes an Instagram hero with influx of Thai tourists

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

As the doors of Thailand remain firmly closed to foreign tourists, the desire to travel domestic has turned Khao Lak, a series of villages into an Instagram hero.
As per the study made by C9 Hotelworks' new Khao Lak Hotel Market Update, in the initial two months of 2020, occupancy rate in the resort destination increased above 80 per cent.
With lockdown, occupancy rate dropped massively in April and May 2020. However, from mid-year 2020, domestic travel re-started with the help of government-initiated ‘We Travel Together' incentive, Khao Lak has slowly yet surely gained grip from fly as...
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Thailand welcoming its first intake of foreign tourists since March

Thailand welcoming its first intake of foreign tourists since March

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Since March, Thailand has been welcoming its first intake of foreign tourists, since its borders were shut down due to the pandemic. Whilst the number of visitors this month is far below the usual when compared to this time of the year, it comes as a welcome sign of things being slowly but surely getting back to normalcy.
According to the Ministry for Tourism and Sports, Thailand welcomed more than 1000 foreign visitors in October. This is certainly an increase from September, where no foreign tourists were recorded entering the country.
Thailand has also seen a sizeable amount of tourists...
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