TAT Launches TikTok Contest for Songkran 2024

Tourists and residents celebrate Songkran Festival, the Thai New Year by splashing water to each others in Phuket.
Tourists and residents celebrate Songkran Festival, the Thai New Year by splashing water to each others. Photo: Phuketian.S / Phuket@photographer.net.

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has launched an innovative campaign in collaboration with TikTok Thailand to celebrate Songkran 2024. Participants can [Read More…]

Bangkok Partners with TikTok to Host Workshop for Retail Vendors

Vendors sitting in front of their products at Bo Bae Market in Bangkok.
Vendors sitting in front of their products at Bobae Market in Bangkok. Photo: Gerry Popplestone / flickr.

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has collaborated with TikTok to conduct a workshop for local traders in the famous Bo Bae market. [Read More…]

American tourists’ reactions after seeing a procession for the first time in Spain

Holy Week: These Spanish Penitents Have Nothing To Do With the KKK.
Holy Week: These Spanish Penitents Have Nothing To Do With the KKK. Photo: Twitter.

Afro-American teenagers mistook the Nazarenes for the Ku Kux Klan. For Americans, the tall, pointed, cone-shaped hats at Easter are associated with the Ku Klux Klan.