Archive for category: Beaches

/ 16 December 2014 12 h 49 min

Anantara Bo Phut Resort and Spa

Set on a quiet stretch of Bo Phut Bay, a short drive from Koh Samui’s airport and the bustling nightlife scene of Chaweng, Anantara Bophut Resort & Spa is a true oasis of tranquillity in Thailand’s famed tropical island paradise. Our Samui resort offers 82 guest rooms, each featuring their own private balcony overlooking the tropical island gardens, just steps [...]

/ 3 November 2014 14 h 16 min

Koh Rang Yai, Phuket

Koh Rang Yai is a peaceful island lying about five kilometres off the east coast of Phuket. Its western side has a one-km long beach that is frequented in the afternoon by day trippers coming back from visiting the ‘hongs’ of Phang Nga Bay. Swimmers will notice something unusual about Koh Rang Yai: the southward current gently transports you parallel [...]

/ 31 October 2014 17 h 32 min

Ko Chang

Thailand’s second largest island, Ko Chang is located off of the country’s southeastern coast near the Cambodian border. The island has everything that travelers want from a tropical vacation, from long stretches of sandy beaches to unspoiled rainforests. There are plenty of activities to pursue on the island too, including scuba diving, kayaking, fishing and jungle trekking. When it comes [...]

/ 15 October 2014 14 h 15 min

Radisson Blu Plaza Resort – Phuket Panwa Beach

Radisson Blu Plaza Resort Phuket Panwa Beach is a five-star resort located in the idyllic and back-in-time Panwa on Phukets east coast. The 211 Rooms, Suites and Villas each enjoy high-standard amenities and lots of natural light. Room categories include: 50sqm Deluxe Rooms; 50sqm Deluxe Sea View Rooms 70sqm Junior Suites; 117sqm Junior Suites; 150sqm Pool Villas and Sea View [...]

/ 6 October 2014 14 h 13 min

Anantara Si Kao Resort & Spa

Discover the natural wonders of the Andaman coast for a family vacation or memorable getaway. Anantara Si Kao Resort & Spa is an ideal place for travelers who seek secluded accommodation by the sea. While beaches on similar properties in Thailand are cluttered with vendors, massage tables, bars, and restaurants, there’s a good chance you’ll find yourself alone here. Experience [...]

/ 29 September 2014 16 h 11 min

Koh Phayam – Ranong

Koh Phayam is the second largest Andaman Sea island off the coast of Ranong Province (Koh Chang, about 4 kms distant, is the largest). Koh Phayam has no roads suitable for automobiles, thus motorbikes are the chief means of transport. Tourists hire motorbikes at the pier and ride along the road to the resorts. There two major beaches/bays, i.e., Ao [...]

/ 19 September 2014 15 h 16 min

Trang Underwater Wedding Festival

Some people consider Thailand an eccentric place, and no better is its eccentricity displayed than in the annual ‘Trang Underwater Wedding Festival’. That’s right – people get married – UNDERWATER! Masks, tanks, flippers, white wedding dresses, tuxedos – right down to waterproof marriage certificates and pens that write underwater! Bizarre… but something you’d never forget! February of each year sees [...]

/ 17 September 2014 14 h 14 min

Koh Chang – Trat

Koh Chang is the focal point of Koh Chang National Marine Park in Trat province. Koh Chang is the largest of the 52 islands in Koh Chang National Marine Park and the second-largest island in Thailand. Most of the island is rainforest and it features a range of hills, the highest (Khao Jom Prasat) nearly 800 meters high. The result [...]