Travel planning in South East Asia - buses, ferries, flights, railways
The fee for visas issued at Thailand’s airports and border crossings is set to double next month. An increase in the price of visas-on-arrival will see them rise from the current THB1,000 to THB2,000 on 27 September.
Cultural experts in Hoi An say the only way of saving its covered bridge is to dismantle it and strengthen the basic structure. The 400-year-old Japanese style bridge is the Vietnamese heritage town's best known site and attracts an estimated 4,000 tourists a day.
Bangkok’s Comedy Club says two forthcoming shows by top UK comedian Jimmy Carr are almost sold out. The funny man is scheduled to take the stage at the Grand Ballroom of the Westin Grande Sukhumvit Hotel on 11 September 2016.