Southeast Asia Travel News | Update 31th August
Hoan Kiem pedestrian zones to open throughout National Day holiday
The People’s Committee of Hanoi’s Hoan Kiem District has decided to extend the opening time of local pedestrian zones to four days during the National Day holiday, from Sept. 1 to 4.
Da Nang-Hanoi air route ranks high in Agoda domestic price report
Online travel booking agency Agoda revealed that Da Nang-Hanoi has been the seventh-cheapest domestic air route in the Asia-Pacific region in recent times, with fares costing from VND548,000 (US$23).
Thailand’s September sizzle: Festivals, art, sports, and much more
A vibrant array of festivals and events await visitors in Thailand this September. The calendar is packed with religious festivities, art and craft exhibitions, and a variety of sports events. Among these, the Tenth Lunar Month Festival, Ko Lae Boat Racing, Long-boat Racing, Cross-Region Travel Fair, and several marathons and half marathons stand out as key events, promising an exciting month ahead.
Smooth ride: Phuket Airport opens doors to all ride-hailing taxi services for travellers
Phuket International Airport will begin welcoming taxis from all ride–hailing applications as of Friday, September 1, according to the Phuket Info Center managed by the Phuket office of the Ministry of Interior. The policy revision has been confirmed by Kirati Kitmanawat, President of Airports of Thailand (AoT). However, the new allowance comes with specific regulations and designated zones, the details of which are yet to be explained.
Royal Cliff Grand wins Kayak award
PATTAYA, 31 August 2023: Royal Cliff Grand Hotel was recently awarded the 2023 Kayak Travel Awards by Kayak, a top-of-the-line travel booking platform that is part of Booking Holdings