South East Asia Travel Update

6th October 2020 We have scoured the internet, consulted with our sources and read press releases to find the latest tourism news from South East Asia. We recently published tourism updates for Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand which all have more detail on the current situation in each of those countries. We also regularly update ourContinue reading “South East Asia Travel Update”

September in Review

It has been another incredibly busy month, despite world travel still being on hold. We wait for the world to open up again and launched all new guides to Malaysia and Singapore and increased our coverage of Vietnam. We have posted some of our favourite pictures of Angkor Wat, Thai sunsets and the Grand PalaceContinue reading “September in Review”

Thailand Tourism Update

In 2019 tourism contributed around 20% of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Bangkok is the world’s second most visited city. This year Thailand was predicting record numbers of tourists, 40 million of them. I was one of those back in February before COVID shut the world down. Now some estimates predict just 8 millionContinue reading “Thailand Tourism Update”

August in Review

We have had a busy month here at Flyingdog towers (well sat in my conservatory as I work from home). Most popular blog posts included the Best Beaches in Thailand and Best Beaches in Vietnam, My Favoritite Things to Do in Bangkok, our updated statistics on COVID-19 in South East Asia and Don and Vik’sContinue reading “August in Review”

South-East Asia Flight Monitor

Are you ready to book those 2021 flights yet? Even if you are not ready yet it is always worth monitoring how prices are changing especially in these exceptional times. We will regularly update prices and monitor price changes so you don’t have to. We will even include links to some of the best pricesContinue reading “South-East Asia Flight Monitor”

The 12 Best Beaches in Thailand

While we wait for borders to re-open and for the world to start travelling again we thought it was time to look at what we think are the best beaches in a land packed full of some of the best beaches in the world. Maenam Beach, Koh Samui More than four miles of stunning whiteContinue reading “The 12 Best Beaches in Thailand”

A Thai Massage Is A Wonderful Thing

Let’s get the elephant out of the room from the very beginning. This is not an article for people looking for a cheap thrill or a happy ending. This is all about the superb professional Thai massages that you will find throughout Thailand. Once you get one, you will never look back. travelsphere offer escortedContinue reading “A Thai Massage Is A Wonderful Thing”

Thailand and the Battle Against Covid-19

Thailand was one of the first countries outside of China to report cases of COVID-19 and was quickly added to the UK government lists of countries where returning visitors would have to self-isolate if exhibiting any symptoms. Early concerns on the risk of a severe outbreak in Thailand were not seen however as the countryContinue reading “Thailand and the Battle Against Covid-19”

South-East Asia Flight Monitor

Are you ready to book those 2021 flights yet? Even if you are not ready yet it is always worth monitoring how prices are changing especially in these exceptional times. We will regularly update prices and monitor price changes so you don’t have to. We will even include links to some of the best pricesContinue reading “South-East Asia Flight Monitor”