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Samui Crocodile Farm

In Thailand, the complete disregard to animal welfare and the necessity to bleed tourists dry with money-making schemes need to end – and make it snappy! 386 more words


Girls Night Out in Ko Samui

When the sun goes down in Ko Samui, all the party people come out to play. Despite feeling over-the-hill (more me than Franzi), I headed out to explore the nightlife in Chaweng Beach. 447 more words


Why is Ko Samui so popular with backpackers?

One place that all backpackers seem to have been is Ko Samui. It seems that a visit here is part of your backpacking coming of age ritual! 672 more words


Lazy Days at Chaweng Beach in Ko Samui

After such an arduous journey to reach Ko Samui, I finally arrived the following day and was happy to see the place. I comforted my growling tummy by having a bite to eat at an old favorite – Nando’s. 186 more words


The Kindness of Strangers

I jumped out of the back of the songthaew (shared taxi) and wandered off to find a guest house. By the time I was a hundred yards down the road, and the… 350 more words


Backpacker's Worst Nightmare

One of my worst nightmares about traveling alone is turning up in a new city late at night with no place to stay. Thus far, I’ve been able to avoid this by making sure that my transportation (be it plane, train, bus, van or tuk-tuk) arrives during daylight. 682 more words