COVID-19 Innovations, Featured, Sustainability, Thailand, Tours, Travel, Wildlife

Anantara Golden Triangle Offers Virtual Field Trips

March 5, 2021

Kids in online classes can now join a video call with elephants and scientific experts in northern Thailand. Redefining the term “trunk call,” Thailand’s Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp &…

COVID-19 Innovations, Government, News, Technology, Thailand, Tourism, Tours, Travel

TAT launches virtual tours to 4 top destinations in Thailand

January 26, 2021

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has launched a virtual reality tour of top attractions in four of Thailand’s leading tourism destinations comprising Bangkok, Phuket, Chiang Mai, and Surat Thani.The…

COVID-19 Innovations, Myanmar, News, Technology, Tourism, Tours, Travel

Zoom enables virtual guided tours

January 21, 2021

Exploration Travel Myanmar has announced a new tour that visits the Unesco World heritage temples of Bagan virtually of course. In the first week of operation, the company says it…

COVID-19 Innovations, News, Thailand, Tourism, Travel

TAT & Locanation launch ‘ASQ Paradise’ hotel bookings platform

December 27, 2020

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and Thailand-based Locanation Company Limited today jointly launch the newly-developed asq.locanation.com website under the ‘ASQ Paradise’ project to provide arriving foreign visitors with world-class information regarding…

All LMR, Country, COVID-19 Innovations, News, Programs, Startup, Sustainability, Tourism, Travel

ADB Hackathon Seeks Pitches for Digital Solutions to Spur Travel

December 23, 2020

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is seeking pitches for a hackathon on the best digital solutions that can kick-start travel in Southeast Asia in the wake of the coronavirus disease…

Country, COVID-19 Innovations, News, Programs, Thailand, Tourism, Tours, Travel

TAT promotes “Single Journey’ routes encouraging single Thais to travel domestically

December 16, 2020

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) together with Thai Smile Airways, leading online travel and lifestyle platform Drive Digital, and application Tinder have launched a collection of new ‘Single Journey’…

All LMR, Country, COVID-19 Innovations, News, Programs, Sustainability, Tourism, Travel

Khiri Travel To Go Carbon Neutral From January 2021

December 15, 2020

Khiri introduces comprehensive offsetting program with ClimateCare and new low emissions ‘slow travel’ holiday options Asian DMC Khiri Travel is on its way to becoming fully carbon neutral. As part of its…

All LMR, Experience Mekong Collection, Featured, News, Press Release, Sustainability, Tourism, Travel

Winners of the 2020 Experience Mekong Showcases announced

August 31, 2020

Bangkok, August 28, 2020:  The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office announced the 6 Winners of the 2020 Experience Mekong Showcases. From 60 shortlisted businesses of the over 350 Experience Mekong Collection…

Featured, Mekong Heroes, News, People, Press Release, Sustainability, Thailand, Tourism, Travel

First Mekong Hero announced at Destination Mekong Summit

August 31, 2020

Founder of Thailand Community-based Tourism Institute honored Bangkok, July 7, 2020:  The  ‘Mekong Heroes’ is a new program, initiated by the Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO) and Destination Mekong, to…

All LMR, News, Press Release, Tourism, Travel

Virtual Destination Mekong Summit to offer recommendations and insights for travel businesses during COVID-19 to prepare for a balanced tourism recovery

August 4, 2020

The Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office is hosting a half-day Virtual Destination Mekong Summit, organized by public-private partnership Destination Mekong, with sponsorship of UNWTO Affiliate Member Chameleon Strategies, under the theme…

X