Monthly Archives: January 2011

Laem Set Beach

On the southern coast of Koh Samui, approximately 35 minutes from the airport and 15 minutes from the town of Lamai, and a good 45 minutes from your villa at Coconut Resorts is the beach of Laem Set. During the … Continue reading

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Hua Thanon

The Muslim Fishing Village of Hua Thanon is renowned for a handful of fresh seafood restaurants, but its main attraction lies in the ancient cultures of the local fishermen.

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Chinese New Year

Sawatdee pi ma├» (wan trut ciin)THE YEAR OF THE RABBIT A Chinese proverb states that all creations are reborn on New Years Day. On February 3rd 2011, the Chinese year of 4079 begins its reign of rebirth, and its people … Continue reading

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Big Buddha Beach – Koh Samui

If your stay is brief, Big Buddha Beach offers convenience due to its close proximity to the airport, as well as to boats chartered for Koh Phangan and Koh Tao. From your resort at Coconut Beach, Big Buddha Beach takes … Continue reading

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A Guide to Koh Samui

Koh Samui, Thailand Thailand is renowned for several unique treasures; it’s remarkable people and culture, the gastronomic pleasures of the Orient, the beauty of paradise lost and the most alluring beaches this planet has to offer.

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Choeng Mon Beach – Koh Samui

Running along the far northeast corner of the island, Choeng Mon Beach consists of a number of beautiful, secluded bays jutting out from the rest of the island. As a result, this area is popular with families and for romantic … Continue reading

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Bophut Beach – Koh Samui

Bophut stands out as the only village on Samui that exudes authentic island charm. It consists of a single street lined with traditional shop-houses, many of which have been converted into restaurants, sales shops and guesthouses.

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The Virgin Coast

Lipa Noi & Baan Taling Ngam South of Nathon, Samui’s west coast draws out into a series of bays that overlook the spectacular Angthong Marine Park, offering the most idyllic locations to watch the sun set into the sea.

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Maenam Beach – Koh Samui

Along the sedate beaches of Maenam range an array of cheap bungalows to top end resorts, giving the area an abundance of different visitors from around the globe. The beach itself is a huge horseshoe of soft sand that offers … Continue reading

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Lamai Beach – Koh Samui

Lamai has often been referred to as Samui’s second beach, but there are many who believe it has a greater beauty than that of Chaweng. The waters are excellent for swimming and the beaches and streets are less crowded. The … Continue reading

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