Prof. Dr. Leonardo Anthony Najarro Dioko
Professor at the Institute for Tourism Studies (IFT) Macau and Director of IFT’s Tourism Research Center
Prof. Dr. Nigel Hemmington
Pro Vice-Chancellor International Dean Faculty of Culture and Society, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
|Deadline for abstract submission||April 16, 2015|
|Notification of abstract acceptance||April 20, 2015|
|Deadline for revised abstract submission||April 30, 2015|
|Deadline for payment|
|- Early payment||May 10, 2015|
|- Regular payment||May 20, 2015|
|Deadline for full paper submission||April 30, 2015|
|Notification of full paper acceptance||May 10, 2015|
For many centuries, Thailand was formerly known by foreigners as Siam. Sukhothai and Ayutthaya used to be the famous Siamese capital cities in 1238-1463 and 1351-1767 respectively; both of them were declared by the UNESCO as the World Heritage sites.
Siam is now well-known as Thailand and Bangkok is its capital city. Thailand is ranked at the 50th largest country in the world (about 514,000 square kilometers)where it is located in the heart of the Indochina peninsula. There are 65 million people in which nearly 10 million live in Bangkok - the capital city of Thailand.
Bangkok has a tropical savanna climate where this experiences hot, rainy and cool seasons. Thailand temperature has fairly hot throughout the year, ranging from 22°C to 38 °C approximately. In June where the THC 2015 conference is held, the weather should be around 26°C and 35°C with average rainy days of half.
The currency used in Thailand is Thai Baht (THB). Thai is the official language, but English is also spoken and understood among Thais.Buddhism is the dominant religion in Thailand. To safe time of visiting Bangkok could be straight to the most spectacular temple “Emerald Buddha Temple” – a must visit in Bangkok. We as a host of THC 2015 look forward to welcoming you to the most combination of nature and urban of Thailand.
Half-day Trip in Bangkok “An Exotic City”
19th June 2015 (Afternoon)
Visit Bangkok’s most attractive destination: Emerald Buddha Temple (Wat Prakeow) and Grand Palace. Shop at the World Class Shopping Destination of Thailand: Siam Paragon and Central World.
One day Trip
20th June 2015 (Morning - Evening)
Visit Bang Pa-In summer palace. Lunch cruise along Chao Phraya River (Buffet), then head to Wat Mahathat (the most important temple of Ayutthaya) and visit Wat Chaiwatanaram (the charming ruins architecture imitated from Angkor Wat of Khmer Empire).
Suan Dusit Rajabhat University, Bangkok, Thailand