Tags : Destination


Tourism and Sports Min awards 7 best tourist destinations in

BANGKOK 1 February (NNT) – The Ministry of Tourism and Sports has presented awards to the seven best tourist destinations of 2016. Tourism and Sports Minister Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul presented the awards in recognition of seven destinations in five tourism development zones. The awards included categories such as eco-tourism, community-based tourism, and cultural tourism. Full story: […]Read More


Bangkok Claims Title as World’s Most Visited City: 2016 Mastercard

BANGKOK – September 22, 2016 – Bangkok is the top-ranked destination city, judging by international overnight visitor arrivals, according to the sixth annual Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index recently released. Asian cities make up half of the global top 10 cities – Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo and Seoul – and seven of the top […]Read More


Bangkok named world’s best destination of 2013

Thailand’s capital city of Bangkok has been named the world’s most popular tourist destination this year and the most visited among tourist friendly provinces in Thailand, following two surveys by MasterCard and Tripadvisor.com. Bangkok has surpassed the world’s renowned iconic locations like Paris, New York and London. It came out on top in 2013 thanks […]Read More

Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai ranks 24th as world’s best destination in 2012

BANGKOK, 3 May 2012 (NNT) – An internationally well-known travel website, TripAdvisor, has ranked Chiang Mai province 24th in the world’s best destination list in 2012. According to TripAdvisor, Chiang Mai offers historic sites, delicious street food, and a good place to bathe and feed an elephant. Destinations in Chiang Mai that it recommends include […]Read More


Phuket Tourism Update: TAT announces global push

PHUKET: The Thai Hotels Association (THA) and the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) will kick off a global campaign in December to woo back tourists to Phuket and other destinations in the aftermath of the flood disaster. The campaign is set to run from December 15 until January 15, 2012, with THA members across the […]Read More


Thailand voted fourth best world destination

Thailand has been ranked the fourth best world destination in a survey conducted by the renowned Conde Nast Traveler magazine while Six Senses Hideaway Samui has been voted Best in the World, winning the number one spot in the Readers’ Travel Awards Top 100. A luxury hotel on the island of Samui, the Six Senses […]Read More


Thailand Names ‘Hua-Hin’ as its ‘LUXURY MICE’ Destination to the

Bangkok/ Thailand – Successfully positioning the Thai MICE industry on the world stage, the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau, (TCEB), today announced “Hua Hin” as one of the five carefully selected luxurious destinations, in its latest MICE marketing initiative, especially designed for untapped niche markets. This is in parallel with the bureau’s ‘Connection Plus 2011’ […]Read More


Bangkok ranks world’s 3rd global destination

BANGKOK, 30 June 2011 (NNT) – The MasterCard Worldwide Index of Global Destination Cities 2011 has ranked Bangkok world’s 3rd Global Destination City with an estimation of 11.5 million visitors to the capital city of Thailand this year. London tops the list at 20.1 million visitors followed by Paris with 18.1 million tourists. As for […]Read More