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Phuket wants to open up without quarantine

Phuket wants to open up without quarantine

The post Phuket wants to open up without quarantine appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Phuket’s tourism-reliant economy is on the brink of collapse as tourists, foreign and domestic, are almost non-existent for about a year on the island. The coronavirus pandemic shaved 6.1% of the country’s GDP and left millions of […]

Phuket to greet vaccinated visitors without quarantine by October

Phuket hospitality fast approaching “breaking point”

The most popular Thai resort island famous for its beaches is planning to fully reopen to vaccinated tourists by October to revive its tourism industry. Phuket’s tourism industry has been harder hit than most, and stakeholders are eager to change that. More than a dozen business groups, including the Phuket Chamber of Commerce and the […]

Singapore Airlines to begin Boeing 737-800 operations from March with Phuket route

Singapore Airlines to begin Boeing 737-800 operations from March with Phuket route

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will operate Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft on flights to Phuket from 4 March 2021, offering customers greater consistency in product and service across the SIA Group’s premium network as part of SilkAir’s integration with the parent airline. More SilkAir routes will be progressively transferred as nine 737-800 NG join the SIA fleet. […]

Thailand’s reopening “Phuket model” meets resistance and doubts from stakeholders

Thailand’s reopening “Phuket model” meets resistance and doubts from stakeholders

Thailand’s reopening dubbed as the “Phuket model” was proposed by the Thai government to kick off in October as its first step in reopening its borders. The model involves a direct flight to Phuket, mandatory 14-day quarantine, and several tests before foreign tourists can fully enjoy their vacation on the island or the country. Officials […]

The wellness route: Laguna Phuket hosts inaugural health fair with free screening and consultation

The wellness route: Laguna Phuket hosts inaugural health fair with free screening and consultation

Laguna Phuket reaffirmed its position as the premier safe destination in Thailand, as it strengthened its healthcare partnership with Bangkok Hospital Phuket and hosted the inaugural Laguna Phuket Health Fair. The event featured free consultations and health screening by specialists in dental, eye, heart, sports medicine and wellbeing for the residents and guests of Laguna […]

Phuket, Thailand reopening delayed as country records new COVID case after three months

Phuket, Thailand reopening delayed as country records new COVID case after three months

After three months of being COVID-free, Thailand has recorded its first case of locally-transmitted COVID case. Due to this, the proposed “Phuket model” is likely to be delayed, according to Yuthasak Supasorn, governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT). A 37-year-old male prison inmate tested positive for COVID-19 during his 14-day quarantine. He worked […]

Phuket hospitality fast approaching “breaking point”

Phuket hospitality fast approaching “breaking point”

In spite of the Phuket Model, Thailand’s top resort island’s hospitality industry is in dire need of government support, if it is to survive the peak travel season, say local stakeholders and industry leaders. Following the development of the contentious ‘Phuket Model’ international travel reopening scheme, which has sparked intense debate throughout Thailand’s travel sector, […]

Bangkok Airways to reopen passenger lounges at Chiang Mai and Phuket airports

Bangkok Airways to reopen passenger lounges at Chiang Mai and Phuket airports

In a bid to boost domestic tourism in the country, Bangkok Airways is reopening its passenger lounges at Chiang Mai Airport and Phuket Airport to facilitate passengers starting from 15 September 2020. The Boutique Lounge and Blue Ribbon Club Lounge at Chiang Mai Airport and the Courtesy Corner and Blue Ribbon Club Lounge at Phuket […]

Action packed family adventures Phuket this school holiday

Action packed family adventures Phuket this school holiday

Thanyapura Sports & Health Resort is running all-inclusive Active Family Staycation packages and is inviting guests looking for a getaway to recharge and relax in the island of Phuket. Found just 20 minutes away from Phuket International Airport, the resort offers an oasis of world-class facilities, healthy dining options and curated active programs at affordable […]

Thailand's BEST Waterpark? – Phuket, Thailand 2020 Travel Guide

Thailand's BEST Waterpark? - Phuket, Thailand 2020 Travel Guide

Thailand’s BEST Waterpark? – Phuket, Thailand 2020 Travel Guide! This waterpark is located in Phuket, Thailand and is called Blue Tree Waterpark. This place was extremely affordable and is beautiful. They have rock climbing, ninja warrior training, kids playgrounds and pools, bars, slides, a restaurant or two, you name it they have it. It was […]

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