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Surathani and the islands


At 12.28 Train 48 pulled out of Prachuap Khiri Khan station and just over 4 hours later – a jaunt by comparison with earlier journeys – arrived at Surathani. 987 more words


Ko Samui , Thailand (Samui Island)

Ko Samui (or Koh Samui, Thai: Thailand, pronounced ) is an island off the east coast of the Kra Isthmus, Thailand.

Geographically in the Chumphon Archipelago, it is part of Surat Thani Province, Ko Samui was granted Municipality status and thus is now locally self-governing. 50 more words


Ko Samui - Lamai

We flew down to Ko Samui on Valentines Day. Molly must have known it was an important day as she decided to not do her usual sleep on the flight and instead devour Marcus’ in flight chocolate brownie – along with a strangers to whom she sat next to! 155 more words


Bite the bullet : ... and go with the flow 

Like most backpackers, we had formed some sort of idea where we wanted to go and when before we left to travel! We quickly learned that it’s not always best to lock yourself into certain situations … as you may need to escape them quickly. 619 more words


To Do List | Ko Samui

Koh Samui’s repertoire of things to do and see is varied and interesting. The island hosts a great deal of both natural and man-made attractions from mummified monks to the famous grandma and grandpa rocks (Hin Ta & Hin Yai) to waterfalls and more. 547 more words


Thai Massage Anyone? Ko Samui

We make a short call at the beach town of Na Thon on the resort island of Ko Samui. Not being beach people, it was a perfect opportunity to get an authentic, famous Thai massage. 32 more words


Repeat business is the most effective way to get the best deal in Thailand

This might seem like an obvious thing to do, but when you are overseas especially in a busy, and full on place like Thailand you can easily forget the smart tactics you might ordinarily use back home. 1,849 more words