Phuket Airport Clarifies Over Viral Picture of Foreigners Wearing Swimwear

Phuket –

The Phuket International Airport has clarified after a photo of two foreign tourists wearing only swimwear has gone viral on social media.

The airport told the Phuket Express on Wednesday (January 31st) that on January 28th, the two male foreign tourists who wear wearing swimwear were dropped from a car in front of the international terminal. They put on clothes before entering the terminal proper, however.

The Phuket International Airport is asking foreign tourists to dress suitably at the airport, regardless of being inside or not.

The tourists were not identified.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.