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Thailand continues as one of world’s most popular tourist destinations

Thailand continues as one of world’s most popular tourist destinations

15th Jul 2012 Press Release Tourism News Organisations & Operators

Tourism numbers to Thailand are up. From January to May 2012 the number of international tourists to Thailand increased by 7.27% despite the global economic slow down. Visits from Britons increased by 12% in May 2012 compared to the same time in 2011. This strong performance cements Thailand’s position as one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, currently ranked 11th by the UN World Tourism Organisation.