THAILAND: FOREIGN TOURISTS TAX COMING INTO FORCE ON JANUARY 1, 2023

Alec Hills -
Foreign travelers arriving by air will soon have to pay an entry fee of 300 baht in Thailand - a little more than US$ 8, and this is likely to start on January 1, 2023, report local media. ...

COSTA RICA'S TOURISM IS EXPECTED TO EXCEED HISTORICAL FIGURES IN 2023

Nils Kraus -
Costa Rica's tourism has experienced a significant boost, with more than 1.84 million visitors between January and September of this year. This represents a 16.4% increase from the previous year. As a ...

AIRBNB TO ATTRACT MORE FOREIGN TOURISTS TO JAPAN'S COUNTRYSIDE

Ashley Nault -
Airbnb Japan wants to attract more foreign tourists by offering an old, traditional Japanese house, "kominka". It is usually located in the middle of nowhere. ...

SIDE EFFECT OF COVID – A HUNTING BAN LIFTED TO BOOST TOURISM Video

Andrew J. Wein -
Many countries, regions and islands have received few or no tourists for months and as a result many people have slipped into unemployment. A bitter side effect of the covid crisis: wild animals are a ...

TOURISM COMES BACK TO JORDAN

Larry Brain -
Jordan's tourism industry has continued to recover in the first quarter of 2023, relieving an economy that the Covid-19 pandemic has severely impacted. This positive trend began last year and shows pr ...