KOH SAMUI

» Welcome to the coconut island «

Koh Samui is a lovely place, full of beaches, five star hotels, and bungalows. Until some time ago fishermen and coconut farmers populated the island, but now it is full of beach-loving tourists from all over the world. The coconut is still the symbol of the island and over a million of them are being shipped to Bangkok every month.

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Magic Garden (Secret Buddha Garden)

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Fisherman Village

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Fisherman Village

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The Mountain Grand View – they also have an amazing swimming pool

The Mountain Grand View – they also have an amazing swimming pool

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With the scooter through the jungle

» Visit the island on a scooter! «

With less than 5 Euros a day, you can rent a scooter and see amazing waterfalls, overlap stones or remote beaches while escaping the crowded beaches. The people from the scooter rental were very nice and willing to offer us discounts. It is also not as dangerous as some may think – but it’s still a good idea to follow the rules and wear a helmet.

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Namuang Safari Parc

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Friendly man at the Mummified Monk temple

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Long-tail boat trip to the five islands

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Overlap Stone – great island view

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The five islands

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The Five Islands Restaurant – they even have a cute sunset frame for your photos

» Long-tail boat adventure «

Swimming in the ocean during the dry season may be tricky because of the low level of the sea which leads to the fact that seaweed is everywhere you swim. However, if you fancy yourself a long tail boat, your experience will be enriched by the abundance of great snorkelling spots, crystal clear water, and desolate beaches. Those were some well spent 3.000 Baht (79 Euro).

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Snorkeling at the five islands – just me and the fishes

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The Five Islands Restaurant (also known as the Island View Restaurant)

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Sunset from The Five Islands Restaurant

Sunset from The Five Islands Restaurant

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Kalasea Cafe – the best place for having a quick break or a short nap before continuing your scooter trip

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Big Buddha Temple

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You have to cover your shoulders before climbing to the Big Buddha statue

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Infinity Pool at the Code Hotel

Infinity Pool at the Code Hotel

» When the night comes, the island is enchanting «

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The result of facing my fears and going in the jungle at night

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Driving at night

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So many ideas

So many ideas

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Ladyboy Cabaret Show in Chaweng Beach

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Ladyboy Cabaret Show in Chaweng Beach – highly recommendable

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Fire show in Chaweng

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Fire show in Chaweng

Fire show in Chaweng

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The green light comes from fisherman who look for squid until the sun comes up

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