Category: Tourism

Government authorities are continuing to tighten measures to try to prevent and decrease deaths caused by auto accidents during the New Year and Songkran festivals, according to Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) Director-General, Chatchai Phromlert. During the nationwide so-called Seven Days of Danger when the new year brings a big uptick in accidents,…

Located in the east of Thailand, Trat province is a holiday destination capable of appealing to all visitors. It offers diverse activities covering a broad base of interests. Trat’s coastal location ensures plenty of opportunities for relaxing on scenic beaches or enjoying water sports, while some of the forested areas on the islands offer excellent…

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), marking its golden jubilee this year, and the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) have joined hands to promote tourism through rail travel. For starters, the SRT has added new trains from Bangkok on weekends on short-haul Prachuap Khiri Khan-Chumphon, Nakhon Sawan-Phitsanulok-Sukhothai and Nakhon Pathom-Kanchanaburi routes which, if popular, would…

In 2010, the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has planned to hold the 8th Thailand Tourism Awards 2010 with the objective to promote management and services in various fields of the tourism industry to be of international quality standards and well recognised by tourists domestically and internationally, as well as environmentally-friendly management which will further…