FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

Thailand Adds Five New National Parks in Three Years

by Erich Martin

Aug 14, 2019
eFlyer News

Tourists and Thailand nationals can now visit five new national parks.

In the three years since King Rama X took the throne in 2016, Thailand made significant progress in adding national parks and increasing forest area in the country. Thailand’s 20-Year National Strategic Plan includes increasing national forest area to 55 per cent of the country by 2037.

The new additions bring the total number of national parks in the country up to 133.

Each of the new national parks covers a diverse environment. The newest was designated in April of this year.

Namtok Chet Sao Noi National Park was the first new park added under the current king. This park spans more than 40 square kilometres and features a picturesque waterfall with a unique history. Ten times the size of the first, Khun Sathan National Park contains mountains and separates boundaries between provinces.

Mae Takhrai National Park was added in December 2017 and is home of the main tributaries of the Ping river. This park includes waterfalls, hot springs and cliffs.

Than Sadet-Ko Phangan National Park is home to a steep mountain range and maintains some of the best wilderness the island has to offer. This park has an elevation of more than 600 metres.

Doi Chong National Park is the newest. The park offers mountains and forests, with the highest point nearly 1,400 metres above sea level. Currently, the nation is 31.68 per cent forest. Twenty-two new parks are in the process of being established, and will add 13 per cent to the nation’s goal.

Introducing

FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

#globility

Insta Feed

A Lighter Footprint

United Airlines’ environmentally friendly efforts lessen the impact on local U.S. communities.

Feature
Jan 17, 2020

Rosewood Hotels and Resorts Launches New Experiences

Guests staying in Rosewood properties in 2020 should be on the lookout for limited-edition experiences properties are preparing for guests.

Feature
Jan 17, 2020

Delta will Move Beijing Flights to New Daxing Airport

Delta Air Lines will move all Beijing flights from Capital Airport (PEK) to the new Daxing Airport (PKX) by March.

Earn and Redeem with oneworld

oneworld is an alliance of 13 world-leading airlines committed to providing the highest level of service and connecting you to more than 1,100 destinations around the world.

News
Jan 17, 2020

My Emirates Pass Returns for 2020

Emirates boarding passes act as My Emirates Passes through March 31. A My Emirates Pass gives passengers benefits and discounts at leisure destinations across the United Arab Emirates and more than 500 retailers. The pass provides passengers with as much as up to 50 percent savings in some instances, including at hotel spas and fine-dining restaurants.

January 2020
Jan 15, 2020

All in the Family

ON A BEAUTIFUL NEW YORK CITY EVENING, the team at FXExpress Publications, Inc., encompassing Global Traveler, trazeetravel.com and whereverfamily.com, took in the sweeping views on offer at City Vineyard at Pier 26 to celebrate the Wherever Awards, the awards for the best in family travel as deemed by the readers of whereverfamily.com.

Athens: A city that charms its guests and stirs their emotions

The city took its name from Athena, goddess of wisdom, strategy and war, and protector of the city. The financial, political and administrative center of the country and an all-powerful city-state in antiquity, Athens is a major center of culture. A visit to the first-ever museum dedicated to Byzantium, a stroll around the National Garden and a trip to the Olympeion archaeological site will take you back through time.

eFlyer Deals
Jan 15, 2020

Explore Asia in Luxury

Guests are eligible for massive savings when they book their Shanghai stay directly with the hotel online.