Category: Tourism

Road and river closures for His Majesty Late King Bhumibol’s funeral on Thursday, 26th October 2017

The details for Road and River Closures for His Majesty Late King Bhumibol’s funeral on Thursday, 26th October 2017. All Government & Private sectors will remain closed full day. All Schools, Colleges and Universities will be closed all day. All 7-Eleven convenience stores will close from 2:30 pm to midnight All Central department stores, except CentralWorld and Central…

Dussehra festival celebrated in Thailand

Hindus perform a ritual during a Dussehra celebration in downtown Bangkok, Thailand, September 30, 2017. Hindus in Bangkok joined a series of festivities on Saturday evening to observe Dussehra, a major Hindu festival marking Lord Rama’s victory over Ravana, the ten-headed demon king. Captured by – Marketing By Raj

Thailand at third place on world tourism revenue list

Thailand has attained third place in terms of tourism revenue according to 2016-2017 statistics released by the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). Since 2016, Thailand has earned 1.65 trillion baht or 49.9 billion dollars from tourism, representing a 16.9 percent jump. The country is also ranked ninth in terms of tourist arrivals, with 32.6…

EAST SIDE SUSHI’- River City Bangkok Film Club’s next film, on Saturday 23 SEPT, 3 pm

RCB FILM CLUB: SEPTEMBER 2017 ‘EAST SIDE SUSHI’, USA | 1 Hr. 46 Mins | Directed by Anthony Lucero   With the Kind Support of the U.S. Embassy, Bangkok FREE SCREENING, SATURDAY 23 SEPTEMBER, 3 PM This is a unique story about multi-culturalism. It is set in America, and centers around a Mexican single mother…

Tourism and Sports Minister highlights tourism plan for world heritage site in 4 lower northern provinces

The Minister of Tourism and Sports has highlighted on the cultural world heritage tourism plan for four lower northern provinces, amplifying the local identity to stimulate spending through community-based tourism. Tourism and Sports Minister Korpkarn Watthanawarangkul has stated that the strategic policy to drive tourism in Thailand is the distribution of tourists. During her visit…

RIVER CITY BANGKOK FILM CLUB’S SEPTEMBER MOVIES

(SATURDAY-screenings) 5 Diverse, Dynamic, Festival-favourite films FREE Screenings! SCREENING VENUE- ROOM 201 (Second Floor) OPENING FILM ‘SOUL KITCHEN’, GERMANY, Directed by Fatih Akin SATURDAY, 2 SEPTEMBER, 3 PM With Snacks and Drinks, from the Embassy of Germany and Goethe Institute. FREE Screening! The movie, directed by master German film-maker Fatih Akin, of Turkish origin, combines…