Thailand's climate is characterised by high temperatures, high levels of humidity and plenty of sunny days, except during the monsoon when the majority of rainfall occurs. Thailand holidays are tropical, warm and humid practically all year round although seasonal changes do occur throughout the north and south. Despite the global economic down turn, Korean Air has made a $200+ million commitment to enhance its fleet and attract the attention and loyalty of business travelers, according to a press release received by Elite Traveler.
No human transmissions have been recorded in South Korea yet in current outbreak of a highly pathogenic strain of bird flu. The WHO on Monday called on all countries to be vigilant in monitoring outbreaks of bird flu. As consumption of poultry rises in the festive season, human contact with live poultry in farms and markets will also rise, adding to the risk of flu transmission.
Although bird flu strains typically infect poultry, fears are that the flu virus—which is prone to mutation—will change to one that can be transmitted to humans and become a potentially fatal strain that is transmissible among humans, causing a pandemic. Nearly 40 countries—including some in Europe—have reported new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza of various strains in poultry or wild birds since November, according to the WHO. While there are no recommendations against travel to China, the health authority is advising travelers to the country not to touch birds and eat food that is fully cooked.
This came just as the CDC on Thursday issued a low level travel advisory on travel to China. Sarah Bradford discovers a wealth of archaeological and artistic history on her visit to Jordan but nothing surpasses the beauty and mystery of Petra - the rose red city that was created by the Nabateans and hidden for 1,600 years. This year he decided on Oman and the Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa.
Pantomime is a big job for the actor so a holiday to a sunny clime before or after a season is a necessity. Now that's no longer true, according to Asia Transpacific Journeys. BOULDER, CO, March 2009 - Time was when a trip to Asia was months in the planning.
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Military activity, ethnic militias, armed drug smugglers and the presence of landmines pose a particularly high risk to your safety. There is high risk to your security along the borders with Laos, Thailand and China and we advise against all tourist and other non-essential travel in the vicinity of these borders, including official border crossings. Destinations in South East Asia where we advise against all travel.
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Access the full Food and Travel magazine on your tablet, mobile or computer. Koh Jum is located very close to the Phi Phi National Marine Park and surrounded by stunning reefs making it a great place for diving and snorkeling. Nature lovers won't be disappointed as the lush green forests on the northern parts of the island are teeming with wildlife and ripe for exploration.
The island is largely untouched and has very few visitors, which makes it an idyllic island for a true cast-away experience. Koh Jum is a tropical island paradise accessible within thirty minutes by boat from mainland Krabi. We advise visitors to arrive early on the day and to make accommodation arrangements now as it is a very busy occasion - and one not to be missed.
Marina Bay is home to an unforgettable live show, where visitors can take in those famous sights as the night sky lights up in an array of colors. Celebrations are taken seriously in Singapore so expect a dazzling display of fireworks and a super exuberant atmosphere.