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Inside Background
When it comes to Ko Samui's architecture, there is one word you will get to...
Last edited: June 22, 2006
Ko Samui has a distinct culture that is the product of it earliest settlers...
Last edited: June 21, 2006
Safety is a major issue when traveling to Thailand. Many people are aware of...
Last edited: November 06, 2013
Ko Samui is believed to have been inhabited 1,500 years ago by fisherman...
Last edited: July 09, 2006
Ko Samui can be difficult to navigate therefore, guidebooks and maps are...
Last edited: June 22, 2006
Laws and cultural expectations are quite different in Thailand therefore, it is...
Last edited: March 27, 2010
Ko Samui has two seasons, sunny and rainy. The best time to visit the island is...
Last edited: September 13, 2013
For the budget traveller, here are some tips for you. Get a brand new motorbike...
Last edited: February 14, 2013
One of the most common questions asked on the Koh Samui and Thailand forums, is...
Last edited: June 04, 2014
Once upon a time Koh Samui was a back packers haven. However this beatuful...
Last edited: August 25, 2007
Many people ask about the walking streets [night markets] around Samui , this...
Last edited: April 28, 2014
Useful information about Samui, Koh Phangan and Koh Tao.
Last edited: February 04, 2015
  *SOS=Surviving on samui  Now everybody knows Samui is well known for its...
Last edited: January 30, 2014
It is against the law for women to go topless in Thailand. Smoking in public...
Last edited: January 21, 2013
Weather ,Wind, and Waves    sites for Koh Samui weather forecasts and trends...
Last edited: March 19, 2013
Inside Transportation
There are very few options to get to / from the island, well 2 to be exact. You...
Last edited: September 05, 2013
Getting around the island of Ko Samui at its edges only takes around an hour...
Last edited: June 10, 2009
There are basically 2 main options for Public Transport around Koh Samui either...
Last edited: May 05, 2006
Taxis in Samui are very cheap by European standards though quite expensive in...
Last edited: October 04, 2011
If you, like thousands of other tourists visiting Koh Samui, hire a motor...
Last edited: October 31, 2013
Inside Things to Do
Expats Party on Koh Samui - every first Friday of the month! Samui Expats Club...
Last edited: December 17, 2012
Although Ko Samui is traditionally known as a backpacker's destination, the...
Last edited: June 13, 2014
Spirit House Village,Chaweng,Koh Samui. Spirit House Village is a...
Last edited: February 25, 2013
 A little off the beaten track but certainly worth a visit is Bar Ice Samui...
Last edited: November 08, 2013
Shopping in Thailand does allow for VAT/duty refunds. The following airports...
Last edited: June 22, 2006
Ko Samui is a diver's haven. The warm, tropical waters and beautiful coral...
Last edited: February 20, 2015
One can get good bargains when shopping for tailor made custom  clothes on...
Last edited: January 27, 2014
Santiburi Samui Country Club is a highlands golf courses that incorporates its...
Last edited: April 13, 2008
    Mae Nam Walking Street Every Thursday 5pm to 11pm   Local Food Stands...
Last edited: June 22, 2012
  samui shells museum      the  owner  is  62 years old man from spain  living...
Last edited: November 06, 2011
Link to a Webcam in and around Samui   http://www.samuiw...    
Last edited: November 05, 2012
The most popular question Koh Samui dive instructors get asked is: "When are...
Last edited: January 19, 2010
Koh Samui's leading and most experienced kayaking operator. Explore caves and...
Last edited: October 05, 2008
Chaweng Beach is a beautiful place to stay and the perfect place to party...
Last edited: April 15, 2010
Unspoiled ‘nook’ high up on Samui’s Pom mountain  A park with parrots, goats...
Last edited: January 04, 2010
Inside Dining Scene
Eating on Koh Samui is not going to break the bank! and their is ample choice...
Last edited: January 23, 2015
Rice 
Rice is both an exciting and laid-back restaurant – all in one. Oh, and the...
Last edited: July 13, 2008
 The Three Monkeys Pub & Restaurant is a genuine pub restaurant, combining...
Last edited: November 04, 2008
On the Chaweng beach road there are many restaurants serving International...
Last edited: April 23, 2008
Inside Thailand: For Foreign Visitors
The official currency of Thailand is the Thai BAHT (pronounced - baaht).  One...
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Visitors to Thailand now fly into the new Bangkok airport, named Suvarnabhumi...
Last edited: April 28, 2012
Bangkok EMERGENCY CALLS Tourist Police - 1155, 022815051 Mobile Police - 191...
Last edited: August 18, 2014
The difficulty in trying to learn some Thai from the written English (often...
Last edited: April 22, 2012
Update  27. Dec 2011 - upon arrival at the Phuket airport you will often find...
Last edited: December 27, 2011
Tipping  Tipping is NOT customary in Thailand, there is absolutely NO mandatory...
Last edited: January 08, 2015
Addictive is how most visitors describe Thailand…you just can’t help but go...
Last edited: February 19, 2015
Taxi Going by taxi in Bangkok can be a cheap or not so cheap experience. It can...
Last edited: December 21, 2014
In response to some hotel reviews here on Trip Advisor about Thai locations...
Last edited: February 10, 2011
What do local Thais see when they see you, a foreign tourist? -  Knowing this...
Last edited: May 02, 2011
    This information was compiled from information provided by Airports of...
Last edited: October 15, 2014
Warning from Tourism Authority of Thailand to online booking for guides and any...
Last edited: February 10, 2015
AIRPORT RAIL LINK The Suvarnabhumi Airport Rail Link (SARL or ARL for short...
Last edited: February 26, 2015
Overall, Thailand is a safe nation in which to travel.  Physical attacks and...
Last edited: May 03, 2014
These are the basic rules and procedures: * How do you claim a VAT refund and...
Last edited: March 12, 2012
You have heard about Bangkok's unique shopping culture and now you too want to...
Last edited: July 22, 2013
A private villa offers you, your family and friends a true Thailand experience...
Last edited: March 16, 2014
VICTORY MONUMENT is the geographic center of Bangkok and arguably its most...
Last edited: October 25, 2014
General Visa Rules Information on the various classes of and eligibility for...
Last edited: February 02, 2015