Foreign victim of Hua Hin bomb revisiting city

Andrea Tazzioli is welcomed by, from left, Hua Hin Mayor Nopporn Wuthikul, Hua Hin-Cha-am tourism association head Wasana Srikanjana, and Prachuap Khiri Khan tourism director Orasa Awuthkhom in Hua Hin district, Prachuap Khiri Khan, on Thursday. (Photo by Chaiwat Satyaem)

PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN - An Italian tourist who was injured in a bombing in Hua Hin last year is revisiting the tourist city, remembering the generosity of local residents and medical staff who helped him.

Andrea Tazzioli, 52, received a warm welcome from local tourism and administration officials on Thursday. He was one of the eight foreign tourists wounded in the bombings in Hua Hin on Aug 11 last year.

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) invited him to revisit Thailand and paid for his accommodation and first-class air fares.  

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