The Future Of Travel – Why Your Future Travel Will Be Very Different After Coronavirus

In this series of articles we will be looking at how travel is likely to change in the future due to the pandemic, changing attitudes, economic factors and the environment. In his first part we will look at the key elements of travel change once global travel starts to open up again. Main picture NgapaliContinue reading “The Future Of Travel – Why Your Future Travel Will Be Very Different After Coronavirus”

Blow To Pattaya Tourism Plans

The Bangkok Post is reporting that the Thai Public Health Ministry is unhappy with plans made by Pattaya to allow the town to reopen to vaccinated tourists later this year. The “Pattaya, Move On” plan which we outlined in May would see international tourists return from the fourth quarter of 2021 with no need toContinue reading “Blow To Pattaya Tourism Plans”

The A To Z Of Southeast Asia Index

We recently published our A to Z of Southeast Asia. We have seen beautiful pictures, incredible locations, temples, ruins, beaches, scuba diving locations and even food. Here is the full list. Enjoy. A Angkor Wat – Cambodia B Bangkok – Thailand C Chiang Mai – Thailand D Da Nang – Vietnam E Elephants F FloresContinue reading “The A To Z Of Southeast Asia Index”

Demand For Vietnam Travel Increases

The Covid-19 vaccination progress in Europe and North America is leading to more people becoming confident and willing to travel again and tourism operators in Vietnam are reporting increasing demand in the country. Picture Phu Quoc beach in Vietnam credit dronepicr on flickr VNExpress is reporting that inbound travel agencies in Vietnam have been receivingContinue reading “Demand For Vietnam Travel Increases”

Bamboo Airways Plans US And Canada Flights To Vietnam

Bamboo Airways continues to plan for the recovery of the global air travel industry with new applications for routes to North America. Main picture Bamboo airways plane on runway credit Melvinnnnnnnnnnnn on flickr In April this year the airline announced that it had secured slits for direct flights from Vietnam to London Heathrow to addContinue reading “Bamboo Airways Plans US And Canada Flights To Vietnam”

Early Reopening Of Chiang Mai Being Planned

As part of the Thailand Sandbox reopening plan Phuket is due to open to vaccinated travllers without the need for quarantine from 1st July. 10 other provinces are due to follow suit from October. Main picture Chiang Mai credit Tim Durgan on Unsplash Chiang Mai however is hoping to reopen to international tourists from AugustContinue reading “Early Reopening Of Chiang Mai Being Planned”

Southeast Asia 2021 Tourism Hopes Examined

Singapore from the air credit dronepicr on flickr Many parts of Southeast Asia managed to escape the worst effects of Covid-19 by closing borders early and imposing strict quarantine, testing and movement measures. Recently however, hopes of an early return to mass foreign tourism has been dealt a blow as increasing numbers of Covid-19 cases,Continue reading “Southeast Asia 2021 Tourism Hopes Examined”

Cambodia Considers Opening For Tourism In 2021

Koh Rong, Cambodia credit Ben Stern Cambodia is understood to be investigating the feasibility of opening its borders to vaccinated foreign tourists from low-risk countries by the end of the year. This will be the first phase of the Cambodian tourism reopening plan, part of a 2021-2025 tourism recovery roadmap. The Cambodian Tourism Ministry isContinue reading “Cambodia Considers Opening For Tourism In 2021”

End To Phuket Quarantine May Be Delayed

Phuket beach credit Akash Rai on Unsplash The ambitious plan for a quarantine-free Phuket for travellers with a Covid-19 vaccination may be delayed due to the ongoing virus outbreak in Thailand. The plans involved ensuring that at least 70% of the adult population on Phuket had been fiully vaccinated by the end of June. PhuketContinue reading “End To Phuket Quarantine May Be Delayed”

More International Direct Flights To Hua Hin In Thailand

The majority of international tourists who visit Hua Hin and neighbouring Cha Am will travel by road or rail from Bangkok or by boat. In the future many more may fly direct to the region. The private initiative the Phoenix Group have announced plans for the “Phoenix Plan” which has a key aim “to bringContinue reading “More International Direct Flights To Hua Hin In Thailand”

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