Dinner Shows in Koh Samui

Enjoy a Thai Dinner Show in Koh Samui

The best way to capture the essence of Thai culture is with one of Koh Samui’s famed Thai dinner shows.

These exotic events are held at venues across Koh Samui. Here are some of the best options that combine an exceptional dining experience with entertainment that captures the heart of Thailand…

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Celebrations in Koh Samui

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From worldwide holidays to local island events such as the Full Moon Parties or annual holidays, Koh Samui has plenty of celebrations where both locals and tourists can participate in the fun festivities.

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A Day in Ang Thong Marine Park

A Day in Ang Thong Marine Park

There are various day trips to Ang Thong Marine Park that leave from Koh Samui, each with their own unique package deals, such as lunch, kayaking or snorkelling. Continue reading

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Things to Do in Maenam, Koh Samui

Things to Do in Maenam, Koh Samui

Maenam beach an ideal destination for those in search of a quiet beach retreat away from Samui’s busy tourist hot-spots. Here’s a look at things to do when you visit…

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Tours in Koh Samui

Elephant Tours in Koh Samui

With miles of stunning coastlines, impressive jungles, gorgeous villages and nearby islands, Koh Samui boasts some of the most beautiful sights in the world. Here’s a guide to the best tours in Koh Samui. Continue reading

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Top Things to Do in Lamai, Koh Samui

Top Things to Do in Lamai, Koh Samui

The area of Lamai is a simply stunning vacation destination with plenty to do during your stay. Here’s our guide to the top things to do in Lamai, Koh Samui. Continue reading

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Reasons to Visit Choeng Mon

Reasons to Visit Choeng Mon

The gorgeous area of Choeng Mon is located on the northern coast of Koh Samui. A series of powder white bays with plenty of things to see and do – this area is the perfect destination for those in search of a relaxing tropical island vacation. Continue reading

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Animal Attractions in Koh Samui

Animal attractions in Koh Samui

In Thailand there are more than 163 species of snake, over 900 types of birds, approximately 250 wild tigers and around 650 species of freshwater fish, just to name a few! A visit to Koh Samui is a chance to get to know not only the charming locals, but also some of the native animals that make this island such a unique and memorable holiday destination… Continue reading

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Is It Safe in Koh Samui?

Staying Safe in Koh Samui

Like with any holiday destination, it is important to be aware of the local dangers and to keep yourself and your belongings safe.

Koh Samui is just as safe as any European city – the island has some of the friendliest and most helpful locals that you will ever encounter – so no one should feel unsafe during their stay. That said, accidents can happen so visitors should exercise the same caution here as they would at home. Continue reading

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Historical Sights in Koh Samui

Historical Sights in Koh Samui

Koh Samui may be a mecca for swimming, sunbathing, shopping and spas, but it’s also known for its stunning historical sights.

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Sports in Koh Samui

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It may be famed for its beautiful beaches and relaxing spas but there are plenty more things to do in Koh Samui than just lazing the days away.

The island boasts a multitude of activities offering something for everyone. Here’s a quick guide to the best activities and sports in Koh Samui… Continue reading

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Ladyboys in Koh Samui

Ladyboys in Koh Samui

Ladyboys (or katoeys) are the famous third sex of Thailand; effeminate men who dress up as beautiful women to entertain locals and visitors alike.

Ladyboys are an accepted part of Thai culture –  and are often so beautiful as girls that it’s hard to imagine otherwise.

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Why Book a Vacation in Koh Samui?

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With year-round sun, stunning beaches and endless activity and entertainment offerings Koh Samui is a dream vacation destination. Why book a vacation in Koh Samui? Read on to find out…

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Top 10 Things to Do in Chaweng

Chaweng Beach Koh Samui

Chaweng is the most popular beach on the east coast of Koh Samui boasting 6 kilometres of white sand packed with a variety of activities to suit every kind of traveller. Here’s a guide to the top 10 things to do in Chaweng.

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Top 5 Nightlife Attractions in Koh Samui

Koh Samui Nightlife

Koh Samui is an exciting place to explore during the day, with plenty of beaches, shops, historic villages and temples to see – but at night a whole new side of the island is revealed. Here’s our guide to the top 5 nightlife attractions in Koh Samui.

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Visiting Bophut – Koh Samui

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Bophut Koh Samui is a large and beautiful beach in Koh Samui, spanning over two exquisite locations – here’s a guide to visiting this exquisite area.

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Etiquette in Thailand

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When travelling to any country, there are a number of customs that should be carefully observed. Here’s a short guide to etiquette in Thailand. Continue reading

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Getting Around in Koh Samui

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Koh Samui is just 25 kilometres long and 21 kilometres wide with a ring road linking its beaches and other attractions.

You can rent a car and drive around in little over an hour – or travel by scooter, taxi, songthaew, bus or boat. Whatever you decide to do and no matter what your budget you’re sure to find an easy way of getting around in Koh Samui Continue reading

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Wildlife in Koh Samui

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The wildlife in Koh Samui is as diverse as the island itself – and you needn’t go all the way to a zoo to see it!

You’re sure to spot plenty of native creatures during your Koh Samui vacation, here’s a short guide to making the most of what you see on your travels… Continue reading

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How Big is Koh Samui?

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Koh Samui is located in the Gulf of Thailand just 80 km from the eastern coastline of Southern Thailand. At 25 km long and 21 km wide, Samui is big enough for some serious exploration but can be circumnavigated in just a couple of hours by motorbike or car.

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