The country's tourism industry has been struggling to recover from last year's earthquake and subsequent blockade in the southern border points.
A park featuring popular Japanese character Monchhichi has opened in the character's birthplace of Katsushika Ward.
The holiday, which takes place at the peak of Thailand's sweltering dry season, is also known as one of the world's biggest water fights.
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Deep inside Delhi's packed Nizamuddin neighbourhood, a family has lived in the vaults of the Atgah Khan tomb, built in 1566, for generations.
Tourists travel here to see the temples and hike the Nabatean routes connected to the 600km Jordan Trail.
Aichi prefecture in central Japan had been seeking six full-time ninja.
The five-yearly renovation at the Sule Pagoda sees the monument shed its weather-damaged frontage.
With its palm-fringed beaches, Buddhist culture and racy nightlife, Thailand has been the poster child for Asian tourism for decades.
Joanne Shepherd Smith gets away from the traditional city lights and wonders at the splendours of another side of Thailand.
In a vast parking lot outside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temples complex stands a new museum built by North Korea.
This Unesco world heritage site - considered a man-made wonder of the world - could intrigue you for days, writes Gillian McLaren.
Although loved by tourists as a destination for exotic animal encounters, conservationists have four do-nots for dealing with nature in Thailand.