Thailand Tourism Economy Struggles Through COVID-19 Pandemic

Bella Breakdown Thailand is a large tourism country accounting for one-fifth of the country’s economy but the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has drastically decreased with travel bans and lockdowns. In response to the lack of tourists, the Thailand tourism industry attempted to attract more tourists with a reopening experiment but has seen little success so far. One of Thailand’s most popular tourist beach destinations, Patong Beach, is completely empty due to the lack of tourists as a majority of European tourists visit during the winter. Thailand has been closed to a majority of visitors since late March but is now...

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Affordable Vacation Destinations In The U.S.

Bella Breakdown Everyone loves a vacation but hate to break the bank just to have a fun time away from home and work. There are a couple of places in the U.S. that are fun and affordable for thrifty travelers. St. Augustine, Florida St. Augustine was founded in 1565 and is the oldest city in the continental U.S. that train tycoon Henry Flager made famous. This area offers a lot of kid-friendly attractions with affordable hotel options by the water for a fun beach vacation. Denver, Colorado Denver is an affordable travel destination offering quality accommodations for the good...

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The Bahamas Bans American Tourists But Still Welcomes Tourists From Other Countries

Bella Breakdown The Bahamas takes precaution by banning American tourists as a result of the spike in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the U.S. but is allowing visitors from other countries. The Bahamas closing its border to U.S. travelers three weeks after welcoming tourists back to the islands. Since reopening the Bahamas borders on July 1, the COVID-19 situation has deteriorated at an exponential rate. The Bahamas’ Ministry of Health has reported 49 new cases for a total of 153 cases since the international board reopened. Prime Minister of the Bahamas, Hubert Minnis, made a national address announcing the country’s...

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Celebrating Canada Day With Travel Fun Facts

Bella Breakdown Happy Canada Day! Canada Day is celebrated on July 1, commemorating the joining of Canada’s three original provinces into one nation in 1867 including New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and the Canada province (now known as Quebec and Ontario). We celebrate the great north with travel fun facts about the great country of Canada. Did you know the iconic leaf flag commemorates the 100th birthday of Canada? Canada just happens to be the second-largest country in the world and the capital of Canada, Ottawa, is the second coldest capital in the world after with the first being Moscow....

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Romantic US Travel Destinations For Couples

Bella Breakdown Looking for a weekend away with your significant other? Here are a couple of romantic travel destinations to enjoy a romantic getaway with your loved one. Nashville, Tennessee offers a fun music scene with many options for museums and nightlife. Nashville also offers some beautiful scenery on the John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge and Centennial Park that has a replica of the Parthenon. You can also find some of the best BBQ restaurants in America in Nashville for foodies. Charleston, North Carolina offers Southern charm rich with history and amazing food. Charleston offers beautiful architecture, parks, and gardens...

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