Thailand said it would vastly expand the number of countries from which fully vaccinated people can visit starting Nov. 1, racing to attract tourists who might otherwise decide to visit other countries first as Europe and the Americas continue their reopening plans. Fully vaccinated travelers from 46 countries will beContinue Reading

PHUKET, Thailand — Three months ago, with great fanfare, Thailand began a campaign to start reviving its crucial tourism industry by letting visitors who follow strict Covid-19 protocols roam freely on the resort island of Phuket. The so-called Phuket Sandbox program effectively turned Thailand’s largest island into a quarantine zoneContinue Reading