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No tourists just filthy sea, dead fish and rubbish – so beach traders call it a day

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Tnews reported that deck chair and umbrella operators on Jomtien beach had all gone home as there were virtually no tourists and the place was filthy.

No tourists just filthy sea, dead fish and rubbish - so beach traders call it a day | News by Samui TimesTnews made a video and took still pictures of the horrible beach covered in bloated dead fish, plastic bags and other rubbish. They reported that the sea was murky and uninviting.

A few tourist stalwarts remained but few seemed to be in the area.

They quoted one unnamed trader as saying there was no point in sticking around as there were no tourists and there was no money to be made.

They blamed the storms and the rubbish pouring out of the city drains into the sea after weeks of heavy rainfall.

Tnews reported that the area hardly resembled the so called “world class resort” that the area has been called by the tourism authorities.

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No tourists just filthy sea, dead fish and rubbish - so beach traders call it a day | News by Samui Times

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