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Cheap Charlie Chinese tourists causing “significant” damage to marine life on Koh Lipe, says expert

Cheap Charlie Chinese tourists causing “significant” damage to marine life on Koh Lipe, says expert

A Thai guardian of the coral reef has blamed irresponsible Chinese tourists for damaging the marine ecosystem on the paradise southern Thai island of Koh Lipe. Nanthaphon Denben of the…

Chinese ‘zero dollar’ tour companies dodge Thai crackdown – and travel agencies defend the practice

Chinese ‘zero dollar’ tour companies dodge Thai crackdown – and travel agencies defend the practice

Welcomed during Thailand’s economic slowdown, such ‘forced shopping’ tours are frowned upon for tainting visitors’ image of country; if ban won’t stop them, the growing trend of individual travel from…

Lift plunges after Chinese tour group push and shove their way in

Lift plunges after Chinese tour group push and shove their way in

Thai media reported that several Chinese people were injured when an overloaded lift plunged after a tour group returned from a day out at a plush Chiang Mai hotel. Thai…

Hot-spring egg breakfasts booming thanks to Chinese tourists

Hot-spring egg breakfasts booming thanks to Chinese tourists

Chinese tourists visiting Thailand in the thousands are making a lesser-known attraction far more popular – boiling eggs in a northern hot spring. Scores more travellers from China were buying…

Thailand voted world’s most Chinese tourist-friendly nation

Thailand voted world’s most Chinese tourist-friendly nation

Thailand has been voted as the most Chinese tourist-friendly country in the world in a survey conducted by www.Hotel.com among Chinese people and hotel operators worldwide. The website released the…

Chinese tourists flooding in to Thailand’s north despite new regulations

Chinese tourists flooding in to Thailand’s north despite new regulations

Chinese tourists were pictured in great numbers at the famous temple of Wat Rong Khun in Chiang Rai yesterday. Large numbers were flooding in for the long National Day holiday…

Suvarnabhumi Airport welcomes Chinese visitors for “Golden Week”

Suvarnabhumi Airport welcomes Chinese visitors for “Golden Week”

Suvarnabhumi International Airport launched a campaign on the weekend to welcome Chinese visitors during “Golden Week” which is China’s national holiday running from October 1 to October 7. Around 17,000…

Chinese tourist survey: Thailand is number one for us – but 3% say they are never coming back

Chinese tourist survey: Thailand is number one for us – but 3% say they are never coming back

A tourism survey of Chinese visitors conducted at Bangkok’s main airports over the last month painted a generally rosy picture of attitudes towards Thailand. But the majority of respondents were not sure…

Video by Chinese tourist in Thailand: No wonder everyone hates us!

Video by Chinese tourist in Thailand: No wonder everyone hates us!

A video posted online by a Chinese female tourist has proved a real hit with Thais who have praised the woman’s candour. The three minute video on the Facebook page…