On 23 February 2023, Ms. Thanida Menasavet, Minister Counselor, Royal Thai Embassy in Stockholm, and Ms. Krittika Rojanasap, Deputy Director of Tourism Authority of Thailand, Stockholm Office, received an award as Thailand was selected “Best Tourist Destination” at the Grand Travel Award 2023. Thailand and Italy together won the award at this year’s ceremony. Grand Travel Award is the biggest award ceremony for the tourism industry in Sweden. It has been annually organised by TravelNews since 1993. The winners are selected through a large survey among Swedish travelers and travel agencies across the country.