• Thailand surpasses all Asian nations in tourism spending

    1 month ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    More than a year ago, five-star hotel, the Anantara Siam, with its gilded murals and landscaped courtyards, cost $150 a night, including a royal breakfast buffet. Even the most expensive souvenir in town, an elephant figurine with inlaid mother of pearl, cost less than a typical outing to McDonald's in New York.
    However, according to a visualization of recent UNWTO data, Thailand outranks every other nation in Asia when it comes to tourism spend.
    Last year, Thailand collected $57 billion in international tourism receipts, nearly doubling Macao , Japan , Hong Kong , and China. Globally, the...
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