Long sandy beaches, beautiful hot weather, excellent food. It’s true – you can tick all of these boxes in tropical holiday destinations around the world. Even within Thailand, Samui competes with Phuket, Koh Phi Phi, Khao Lak, Krabi and others for travellers’ attention. Wondering which to choose? We’re biased, but we can help. Koh Samui...Read More »
Lonely Planet review for Laem Son National Park The Leam Son National Park covers 315 sq km of land shared by Ranong and Phang-Nga Provinces, it also includes around 100km of Andaman Sea coastline –the longest protected shore in the country –as well as over 20 idyllic islets. Much of the coast here is covered with mangrove swamps, home to various species of birds, fish, deer and monkeys (including crab-eating macaques), often seen while you’re driving along the road to the park headquarters.