Tag: Pattaya

Top holiday destinations for North American travelers

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019 19:33

With the summer holidays coming , Agoda reveals Tokyo, London and Las Vegas continue to hold the top destination spots in 2019. Japan dominates Asia Pacific travelers' summer plans scooping ... Read More

Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019 08:17

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has adopted a simplified “A-B-C Strategy” to promote emerging tourist destinations by creating inter-linked, theme-related travel routes that better distribute visitor flows nationwide. TAT ... Read More

First ever airport drag brunch hosted by United Airlines & OTG

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019 21:07

In support of Pride Month and The Trevor Project, OTG and United Airlines are hosting the first-ever airport DJ Drag Brunch at Newark Liberty International Airport featuring Kennedy Davenport. Produced ... Read More

Centara kicks off 36th anniversary with epic 36-day global celebration

editor editor- May 30, 2019 21:04

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is marking its 36th anniversary milestone with a 36-day worldwide customer-focused celebration tied to the company’s 1983 founding. On this occasion, it ... Read More

Record turn-out for Centara World Masters 2019 as golf tourism continues to soar in Thailand

editor editor- May 2, 2019 02:00

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, has revealed that a record number of competitors from around the world will compete at this year’s Centara World Masters Golf Championship, ... Read More

Thailand: Songkran 2019 increased tourism revenue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019 05:25

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has revealed that tourism revenue earned from international visitor arrivals to Thailand and domestic trips during the 2019 Songkran holiday all showed year-on-year increases ... Read More

The Development and Promotion of MICE in Thailand

Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand Andrew J. Wood - eTN Thailand- April 24, 2019 09:34

The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is leveraging the development of Thai MICE business in long haul markets in collaboration with foreign chambers of commerce representing Australia, UK, USA ... Read More

Centara on track to realizing 5-year strategic vision after securing 10 hotels in 2018

editor editor- March 13, 2019 01:32

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, has revealed that it is on track to achieve its strategic vision, which includes the goal of doubling its global hotel portfolio ... Read More

Thai Lion Air to start Bangkok – Colombo air service

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 25, 2019 07:02

Low-cost carrier Thai Lion Air will begin operating direct flights between Sri Lanka and Bangkok from January 30. The flight is scheduled to depart Colombo at 9.30 a.m. and arrive ... Read More

X2 Resorts appoints new Cluster General Manager for two Pattaya resorts

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019 01:10

Southeast Asian boutique hospitality brand, X2 Resorts, has appointed a new Cluster General Manager for a pair of its waterfront Pattaya properties - X2 Pattaya Oceanphere and X2 Vibe Pattaya ... Read More

What destinations are trending with independent travelers for New Year?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018 16:50

With the New Year celebration only a few days away, what cities are hot with the independent travelers this year? Tokyo, Paris and New York City are the top destinations ... Read More

Centara Signs Fith Cosi Hotel

editor editor- December 21, 2018 06:17

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, recently announced that its fifth hotel in the COSI Collection will be in Chiang Mai, the leading destination in Northern Thailand and ... Read More

Dusit International retains its crown as hotel of choice for Miss Universe contestants

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018 09:20

Dusit International, one of Thailand’s foremost hotel and property development companies, is ending the year in style after being selected as the official hotel partner of the MISS UNIVERSE® pageant ... Read More

PATA Forum set for Pattaya

editor editor- December 4, 2018 10:24

Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to organize the PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2019 (PDMF 2019) in Pattaya, Thailand. Read More

Florida pilot completes record-setting solo around-the-world flight

editor editor- September 21, 2016 03:55

ADDISON, TX - West Palm Beach-based flight instructor Zheng “Julie" Wang landed her single piston-engine propeller aircraft at Addison Airport in Dallas, returning to the place from which she depart Read More

Dusit International introduces new eco-friendly amenity for guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 27, 2016 09:33

Dusit International has teamed up with PressReader to offer unlimited access to over 5,000 leading publications and magazines worldwide to its valued guests. Read More

A grand design for new Centara 5-star hotel on Pattaya’s Phratamnak Hill

editor editor- April 25, 2013 12:57

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts will be opening a new five-star Grand branded hotel in Pattaya in the third quarter of this year, and promises to unveil a ... Read More

SKAL Pattaya to be relaunched

editor editor- February 26, 2013 08:54

Skal International Thailand is pleased to announce that it will be celebrating the relaunch of the Pattaya and East Thailand club at a special event to be held at the ... Read More

General Manager of Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya greets Mayor of Pattaya City

editor editor- January 17, 2013 00:44

Dominique Ronge (2nd right), General Manager of Centara Grand Resort & Spa Pattaya greets Itthiphol Kunplome (2nd left), Mayor of Pattaya City, to introduce himself after starting work to prepare ... Read More

Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya prepares for opening in Q2

editor editor- January 5, 2013 00:51

Kobi Elbaz (pictured 2nd left), CEO of Tulip Group, together with Dominique Ronge (pictured far right), General Manager of Centara Grand Resort & Spa Pattaya, inspect progress on the hotel's ... Read More

Message from Skal International Thailand President Andrew J. Wood

editor editor- November 28, 2012 03:01

THAILAND - It has been a long time since we were able to talk Skal in Pattaya, and I am delighted to announce that we will be re-starting Skal International ... Read More

Dominique Ronge appointed General Manager for Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya

editor editor- November 16, 2012 01:00

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Dominique Ronge as General Manager of Centara Grand Resort & Spa Pattaya. Read More

Centara to open 4th hotel in Pattaya

editor editor- November 3, 2012 00:20

Centara Hotels & Resorts will be opening its fourth property in Pattaya in March 2013, the five-star Centara Grand Resort & Spa Pattaya, located at Phratamnak Hill on the east ... Read More

Centara expands fast in Pattaya

editor editor- May 25, 2012 06:38

Centara Hotels & Resorts is maintaining a strategy of fast expansion in Pattaya, with three properties currently open and another four in the development phase. Read More

Tourists warned not to ride jet-ski in Phuket or Pattaya

editor editor- April 27, 2012 06:49

PHUKET - One of the strongest warnings yet for tourists not to ride jet-skis in Phuket or Pattaya has been published online today under the heading: 'Jet-ski at your own ... Read More

Centara Grand Mirage Pattaya achieves EarthCheck Bronze status

editor editor- April 11, 2012 02:16

Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya has been awarded Bronze status for 2012 by EarthCheck, the international environmental and certification body for the travel and tourism industry. Read More

Thailand’s recent floods helped enhance Hua Hin’s profile

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2011 02:00

HUA HIN, Thailand (eTN) - If Pattaya has not always had a very good image for travelers or even Thai locals, Hua Hin has, by contrast, always been considered as ... Read More

First spa in Thailand based around benefits of pure sea salt

editor editor- November 30, 2011 05:43

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of its latest Spa Cenvaree, set within the newly-opened Nova Hotel & Spa Pattaya, Centara Boutique Collection, and one of the first ... Read More

Bangkok in a panicking mood

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 27, 2011 10:48

BANGKOK/HUA HIN (eTN)- In just 24 hours Bangkok's mood has changed from anxiety to panic. Read More

Russian holiday commemorated at Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort in Pattaya

editor editor- April 27, 2011 06:17

May 9 is a very important day and is one of the biggest Russian holidays. The celebration is in honor of those who died in WWII, as well as the ... Read More

2 Chinese tourists die in boat-clash in Thailand

editor editor- December 3, 2009 06:10

BANGKOK - Two Chinese tourists died in a speed-boat-clash on Wednesday off Thailand's Pattaya coast, while at least another 14 people on board got injured. Read More

Thailand as seen through the eyes of a 9-year-old girl

editor editor- October 23, 2009 09:38

I, my parents, and my elder brother, Abhishek, started our journey to Thailand from Indira Gandhi International Airport at New Delhi. Read More

ASEAN parliamentarians to hold 30th general assembly in Pattaya

editor editor- July 17, 2009 06:45

More than 300 parliamentarians from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will convene at the Royal Cliff Beach Resort Hotel in Pattaya on August 2-8, 2009 for the 30th ... Read More

Postposed ASEAN summit to be held in Phuket in October

editor editor- June 1, 2009 09:35

Chiang Mai, Thailand (eTN) - Thailand is planning to reconvene the ASEAN Summit, disrupted by protests at Pattaya on April 11, at the resort island of Phuket on October 23-25. Read More

Tourism and politics collide in Thailand and Fiji

editor editor- April 16, 2009 10:09

Over the past week, travel professionals have encountered serious challenges to the viability of the tourism industry in Thailand and Fiji, two countries far apart in distance but facing a ... Read More