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  1. Pattaya becomes - city of love' for Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pattaya Mail

    The city was awash in pink and red as shopping malls, markets and public spaces filled every conceivable spot with flowers. Even city hall got into the spirit, erecting heart-shaped, flowery backgrounds for lovers to take photos in front of.

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  2. Market Pulse: Pattaya, Thailand.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 4 Hoteliers

    Pattaya lies 147 kilometres southeast of Bangkok on the northern coast of the Gulf of Thailand, in 1950, Pattaya was not much more than a small fishing village; today, it is one of Thailand's leading beach resorts that attracts visitors from all over the world. Despite the wide range of facilities for tourists, Pattaya has an image problem caused by the sex industry.

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  3. Country's first MICE curriculum kicks off at Bangkok UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Nation

    BANGKOK UNIVERSITY and the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau have commenced the country's first MICE curriculum to cope with growing demand for skilled personnel and executives in the meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions sector. They signed a memorandum of understanding last year to run the new curriculum, with the aim of producing MICE professionals and management executives for a business with a bright future.

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  4. Thailand launches Pattaya-Hua Hin ferry to boost tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Manila Bulletin

    Thailand on Sunday formally launches a ferry service across the Gulf of Thailand, linking tourist spots Pattaya and Hua Hin to boost tourism and economy. The China-built Royal 1 ferry with invited guests aboard prepares to leave Pattaya's Bali Hai pier for Hua Hin after its official launch ceremony on Sunday.

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  5. Education, regulation hot topics as British Ambassador visits PattayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Pattaya Mail

    Education took the spotlight as the United Kingdom's ambassador to Thailand made his first visit to Pattaya at a British Chamber of Commerce dinner. H.E. Brian Davidson, appointed in June, spoke on business prospects, the U.K.'s ties to Thailand, the prospective sale of the British embassy in Bangkok, and international schools at the chamber's Eastern Seaboard Business Dinner at the Amari Pattaya Feb. 2. Davidson said he felt there were many opportunities for the U.K. in Southeast Asia - particularly Thailand - and that his country should look outside of Europe, especially to partners with whom they have a strong connection.

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  6. Movenpick to Take Over Resort in Hua Hin, ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Hospitality Net

    MA venpick Hotels & Resorts is to rebrand and manage a resort in Hua Hin, Thailand. In operation since 2010, the existing Asara Villa and Suite Resort, comprising a 96-key resort is owned by Ocean Property, features 54 pool villas and 42 suites.

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  7. Movenpick Hotels & Resorts announces rebranding of a luxury villa resort in Hua Hin, ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Al Bawaba

    Swiss hotel management company, MA venpick Hotels & Resorts, has announced that it will rebrand and manage a luxury villa and suite resort in Hua Hin, Thailand to be named MA venpick Asara Resort & Spa Hua Hin. In operation since 2010, the existing Asara Villa and Suite Resort, Hua Hin comprising a 96-key resort is owned by Ocean Property and boasts 54 pool villas and 42 suites designed to offer discerning leisure travellers and families a relaxing holiday on Thailand's premier beach destination.

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  8. Guide should be in TATRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Pattaya Mail

    Two weeks ago you were asked about taking relatives around Pattaya. I suggest that, in Pattaya, use the islands for your beach experience if you must have one.

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  9. Doreen meets an old friend in BangkokRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Eastern Daily Press

    When holidaying abroad for the first time at the age of 88, Doreen Johnson had no idea quite what to expect. However, one thing she certainly didn't anticipate seeing, was the very same bus she used to ride some 50 years ago.

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  10. Dusit International partners with leading Thai companies to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    Thailand Tourism: The Early Days acknowledges the contribution made by key figures from the private sector and government during the past 60 years. Dusit International , in partnership with Bangkok Bank, Boon Rawd Brewery, Central Group, Chiva-Som International Health Resort, Jim Thompson, Siam Piwat, Thai Airways, and the Tourism Authority of Thailand, has published a new book detailing the history of the tourism industry in Thailand and the pioneers behind its early development.

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  11. Private sector pumps up Pattaya's Children's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Pattaya Mail

    With official celebrations canceled this year, the private sector stepped up to make Children's Day in Pattaya just as big a deal as it is every year. The tanks and fire engines didn't park outside city hall due to the royal mourning period, but shopping malls, tourist attractions and hotels picked up the slack, offering little ones sweets, toys and games.

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  12. Dusit International partners with leading Thai companies to publish...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    Thailand Tourism: The Early Days acknowledges the contribution made by key figures from the private sector and government during the past 60 years. All proceeds will be donated to the Royal Project Foundation.

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  13. Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden in Pattaya, ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Ajay's Writings on the Wall

    We had a nice family vacation in Pattaya, Thailand the first time but we didn't really get to see the town since we stayed the whole time in the sprawling Royal Cliff Beach Hotel which was quite far from the rest of civilization. I visited Pattaya again to say hello to 2017 and was finally able to feel the lively pulse of the place.

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  14. Thai baby elephant gets hydrotherapy for foot injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Star Online

    PATTAYA: A baby elephant took a tentative dip in a swimming pool in Thailand as part of a lengthy rehabilitation process to heal her injured foot. Baby Fah Jam was three months old when her front left leg was caught in a trap set by villagers in Chanthaburi province, 250km southeast of the capital, Bangkok.

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  15. Baby elephant injured from animal snare gets hydrotherapy treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | 900 CHML AM

    WATCH: A baby elephant rescued from an animal snare gets hydrotherapy treatment as part of a rehabilitation process to heal her injured foot. took a tentative dip in a swimming pool in Thailand on Thursday Jan. 5, as part of a lengthy rehabilitation process to heal her injured foot.

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  16. Thai baby elephant gets water-based treatment for injured footRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Reuters

    Five-month-old baby elephant Fah Jam swims during a hydrotherapy treatment as part of a lengthy rehabilitation process to heal her injured front left foot at a rehabilitation center in Pattaya, Thailand January 5, 2017. Fah Jam, a five-month-old baby elephant, is pictured in her enclosure at the Nong Nooch Tropical Garden in Pattaya, Thailand January 5, 2017.

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  17. Just six backpacks for one yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    A family of six from Papamoa have taken on the world for a year with just six 35-litre backpacks between them. The Stokes family left New Zealand on December 7 to country hop through South-East Asia for four months, before heading to Europe, the USA and Canada for the same amount of time.

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  18. Why life in Thailand can be misery for musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Nation

    First off, it's unfortunate that Juha Lothman and his wife are stuck residing in Pattaya. I would say the same to residents of Bangkok who are tortured by loud sounds.

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  19. From vineyards to go-go bars, the Thai town offers everything in betweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    When Ripley's Believe It or Not! opened in Pattaya, in 1995, there was one question on everyone's lips: why bother when the immediate surrounds are so much more incredible? A couple of decades on, the seaside-city resort is Thailand's premier adventure playground, pulling in close to a million visitors a month and serving up a phantasmagorical entertainment cocktail containing rather more than sun, sand, sea and the other thing. Just as Monopoly players end up on Go, at one time or another all travel articles about Pattaya land on Walking Street, known to those of a philosophical bent as the Old Kant Road.

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  20. Centara Hotels and Resorts launches Centara Azure Hotel PattayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | The Nation

    Centara Hotels and Resorts has launched Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya, raising the number of Centara hotels in the seaside city to six. The new hotel, which was launched Friday, is close to the Pattaya beach and is located less than a two-hour drive from the capital while Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport is approximately a 90 minute drive away.

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