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Irish Visitors to Thailand Increase by 4%

Irish Visitors to Thailand Increase by 4%

Irish visitors have again showed an increase for the first four months of the year with an increase of 3.99% over the same period as last year – and with the numbers rising to 18,936. The final numbers for 2012  were 60,305 Irish visitors to the kingdom.

Joanna Cooke of Tourism Authority of Thailand at the Thai Travel Mart in Bangkok

Meanwhile, a total of 38 awards were awarded during the Thai Travel Mart in Bangkok to ‘Friends of Thailand’ Among those honoured was David Kevan, founder and partner of London-based Chic Locations.

David Kevan of Chic Locations receives his ‘Friend of Thailand’ award from the Minister of Tourism, Somsak Pureesrisak, at the Thailand Travel Mart

 

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Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

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