UPDATE UK adds Thailand to Covid travel ‘red list’ – Pattaya One News

The British government on Monday will add Thailand to its travel “red list”. Foreigners are banned from travelling to England from red list countries, and nationals are required to quarantine. “Thailand and Montenegro will be added to the red list from 4 am on Monday 30 August 2021,” reflecting the increased coronavirus case rates in those countries, the Department for Transport … Read more

UK tightens borders and travel rules as variants spark new alarm | Coronavirus | The Guardian

Ministers have moved to tighten Britain’s borders as new data suggests the Delta coronavirus variant is much more likely to cause serious illness and is circulating more rapidly within schools. With England’s reopening on 21 June hanging in the balance, the government removed Portugal from the green list of countries and added seven more countries … Read more

How COVID-19 Vaccines Are Shaping Consumer Behavior, Travel Trends | Online Sales Guide Tips

Although COVID-19 cases have dropped in many states, life isn’t back to normal yet. This has not stopped people from traveling, however. Many are itching to get away, especially as vaccinations become available to more of the population. Now the question is: How is the COVID-19 vaccine impacting travel trends and overall interest in travel? … Read more

Thailand’s tourist ministry expands its search for the big spenders

Thailand presses ahead with schemes to attract new-age millionaires. If you thought that cryptocurrencies are small coins thrown up at Thai cremations to ward off evil spirits, think again. The Ministry of Tourism hopes that more general acceptance of bitcoin in particular – thought to be traded by the world’s wealthiest elite – will be … Read more