Worldwide Hotels, Travel Insurance Online With Thai Airways International
June 30, 2015
A look at the Top Destinations in the hotels section of www.thaiairways.com and the user can see, for example, that in Tokyo there’s a choice of 819 hotels, in Seoul 1,409 hotels, in Rome 5,812 hotels, in Dubai 846 hotels, in Los Angeles 887 hotels, in London 2,733 hotels and in Sydney 529 hotels.
Along with hotel listings, Agoda also provides destination information such as area maps, details on local public transportation, places of interest and user reviews of properties.
Agoda’s ‘Best Price Guarantee’ states that: “If you have reserved a hotel room through Agoda and then show us that you could book the same room for the same dates at a lower rate that is viewable and bookable on another website, we will either match that rate or beat it.”
Agoda offers more than 670,000 hotels and resorts in Asia, Europe, North America, South America, Pacific Ocean and Australia, Africa, Central America and Caribbean and the Middle East.
Thai Airways’ website also features the option of purchasing travel insurance online, with a choice of Allianz Global Assistance, Bangkok Insurance and Muang Thai products.
The travel insurance plans are available to Thai Airways passengers travelling internationally from Thailand and those who are travelling domestically within Thailand. The coverage includes medical expenses from illness or accident, loss or damage of property, flight delays or cancellations and 24 hour emergency support.
For travel within Thailand, Allianz Global Assistance offers the domestic product called Siam and for travel outside of Thailand, the Sabai and Sanook products which are both Schengen-Visa compliant.
Muang Thai offers the domestic travel insurance protection plan, international travel insurance protection plan and international (visa plan) travel insurance protection plan.
Bangkok Insurance offers the Bronze, Silver and Gold products for international travel and LCA for APEC/domestic travel.
As Thailand’s national flag carrier, Thai Airways International flies to more than 60 destinations around the world in the Asia Pacific region, Europe, the Middle East and North America. This includes direct flights from Thailand to Australia, New Zealand, China, Indonesia, Myanmar, Vietnam, Korea, Japan, Pakistan, England, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Arab Emirates.
Together with subsidiary THAI Smile, Thai Airways operates domestically within Thailand to 10 points in the North, Northeast and South.
Celebrating its 55th anniversary of operations in 2015, Thai Airways International is a founding member of the Star Alliance network that currently offers more than 18,500 daily flights to 1,316 airports in 192 countries, Thai Airways International is in 2015 celebrating its 55th anniversary of operations.
As part of ongoing efforts to further improve service, the Thai carrier recently introduced a new baggage allowance policy on all its flights (except those to and from the USA) which permits passengers in all classes of travel an additional 10 kg of checked baggage weight. Royal First Class passengers are now permitted to check-in 50 kilograms of baggage, Royal Silk Class passengers 40 kilograms and Economy Class passengers 30 kilograms. Royal Orchid Plus members are also entitled to additional baggage allowance based on their respective member status.