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Gastronomy and sport to entice more Aussie travellers to Phuket, says tourism marketing boss

While Phuket is known for its beautiful white-sand beaches and incredible granite and limestone islands, the popular Thai destination is banking on two of its other qualities to attract more Aussie travellers in 2020.

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The easiest (and most enjoyable) way to become a Phuket expert

by Sponsored by the Tourism Authority of Thailand

Are you an agent looking to sharpen your selling skills for Thailand’s largest island without having to read boring books or complete online training modules? Herein lies the solution.

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Russian tourists fined over Thailand beach sex

Ever been left red-faced by committing a cultural faux pas while travelling? Allow these sexually aroused Russians to alleviate some of your guilt.

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Experience Phuket’s true colours at this fab 2020 roadshow!

by Sponsored by the Tourism Authority of Thailand

Phuket is already a popular destination for Aussie travellers, but are they discovering all it has to offer? Guarantee this by attending a valuable new roadshow.

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Tourists are hiring professional ‘pigeon spookers’ in Thailand

Tourists are now paying people to scare birds for them so they can take the perfect Instagram shot, which is a sentence we did not think we’d be typing today.

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Thailand’s tourism authority insists it’s taking “serious action” on animal cruelty

by Christian Fleetwood

The Tourism Authority of Thailand says the recent deaths of 86 rescued tigers from a popular attraction are “a great loss”.

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86 tigers die three years after rescue from notorious Thai tourist attraction

by Christian Fleetwood

Over half of the 147 tigers rescued from a well-known Thai tourist attraction have died, allegedly as a result of inbreeding.

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Four injured after multiple bombs explode across Bangkok

At least four people have been injured during multiple explosions across Bangkok’s Si Lom business district and Suan Luang region.

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Thailand eyes compulsory travel insurance for tourists

The insurance costs around $1 and covers you for almost $50,000 in case of accidental death, which seems like a bargain if you ask us.

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Tourism

Closure of Thailand tourist hotspot extended until 2021

Years of foot traffic, reef saturation and selfie-obsessed tourists have taken a big toll on an iconic Thai beach.

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Hotels

Score a $700 credit at Four Seasons resort Chiang Mai and Koh Samui

Earmark Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui and Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai for the next family vacation.

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Tourism Authority of Thailand and Asia Escape Holidays entertain Perth agents

Meanwhile, we’re three hours behind deadline because we spent our morning researching our dream holiday in Phuket instead of doing our job.

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