Maya Bay closes indefinitely

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Maya Bay closes indefinitely

Post by PeteC » Wed Oct 03, 2018 3:56 am

It will be interesting to see if the conservationists win out over the tourism people. Stay tuned......

This story is also in the Bangkok Post at: https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/genera ... definitely
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(CNN) — Travelers hoping to visit famous "Maya Bay" in Thailand are going to have to wait a while longer to take in its creamy white shores and towering limestone cliffs.

The popular day-trip destination was due to reopen this month following a temporary tourist ban.
But on Tuesday, Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) announced the bay will remain closed indefinitely...............

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"The Beach" closed indefinatley

Post by StevePIraq » Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:38 am

Maya Bay — the iconic bay in "The Beach," a film starring Leonardo DiCaprio — is closing its doors to tourists indefinitely, Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation announced on Tuesday.


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