Chinese tourists’ love of Thailand rocked by Phuket boat tragedy, but airports are working hard to win them back

The Phuket boat tragedy had a significant impact on Chinese tourist arrivals in Thailand last month, but immigration officials in the Southeast Asian country are doing all they can to win them back. The deadly accident on July 5 claimed the lives of 47 Chinese holidaymakers after the boat they were on capsized in bad weather. While the number of visitors to Thailand in the month was almost unchanged from the same period of 2017,…

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Those airport security bins carry more germs than the toilets, scientists say

According to Finnish researchers, plastic security screening bins — like these, at Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport — could have as much as a 50 percent chance of carrying cold viruses during flu season. (Will Peebles/Savannah Morning News/AP) Next time you go through airport security, it might be worth washing your hands afterward. According to the results of a new study published by Finnish and British researchers, half of plastic airport security bins may carry viruses…

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A Push to Modernize Airports to Fuel More Shopping

ImageA project to update the aging terminals at La Guardia Airport is part of a worldwide trend to modernize airports and offer more amenities for travelers.CreditCreditStephen Speranza for The New York Times This summer, while traveling from New York to Denver, Marc Stewart noticed that the Delta Air Lines terminal at La Guardia Airport felt unfamiliar. “Usually, I fly United, which means you are in the old concourse where there are not even enough bathrooms.…

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Check Out Exclusive Holidays In Turkey

Thomson Holidays 2011 all inclusive is among the most popular kind of holiday that Thomson offer. You don’t need to give up having a Thanksgiving or Christmas turkey simply because you’re enjoying camping with your family members. Thomson holidays know that all holidaymakers aren’t always seeking the exact thing. With the range of holiday brochures, you do not have to go to the same hotels in the same resorts as everyone else. Offering a selection…

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