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Wedding tourism

Do you know Thailand is among welknown destinations for wedding tourism ?  Wedding tourism or marriage tourism  refers to tourists traveling for the purpose of getting married or venturing to a destination for the wedding of a friend, relative or acquaintance (source: . This segment of tourism is, even relatively small, but fast growing. Opposite to mass -tourism, wedding tourism is more sustainable in terms of authentic, cultural and creative. Thailand top destinations for wedding tourism include Bangkok, Hua Hin, Phuket, Samui, Krabi, Trang and Chiangmai.

Trang Underwater Wedding Ceremony 2020

How does wedding tourism business work ?

One of paper in our 2nd TOURIST conference will be about wedding tourism in Thailand.

Article from the Bangkok Post

Thailand seen as world wedding destination

Great Idea, seen such as an eastern Las Vegas 🙂

Adis Krdzalic

FH Joanneum

Institut für Bank und Versicherungswirtschaft

Yesterday was the International Women's Day. Were there any ceremony, any activities about it? Women are crucial for the tourism industry in Thailand. What about their work rights, their legal positions? This is also a crucial element of sustainability in tourism!
What do you thing about that?
I found following articles:

5 ways to celebrate International Women’s Day in Thailand

Thailand Celebrates International Women’s Day

Ceterum censeo mutationem climae esse vincendem.

(Incidentally, I think that global warming must be defeated) 


Prof. (FH) Mag. Mag. Dr. Harald A. Friedl
Assoc. Professor for Sustainability and Ethics in Tourism
Institute for  Health and Tourism Management
FH JOANNEUM - University of Applied Sciences
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8344 Bad Gleichenberg, Austria
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