Shopping in Samui: Homewares and Antiques

One can’t always be jetting off to the tropics, so perhaps the next best alternative is to bring a piece of Thai back home with you after your fun-filled vacay. Decision making at the following homeware and antique stores won’t…

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Fun in the Tropics: Team Retreat Activities in Samui

Culture, outdoor adventure or party? Samui’s scenic beaches, lush landscape and myriad attractions offer much to see and do, so you’ll have plenty of activities to take your pick from if you’re planning a tropical team retreat. Here’s our handy…

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Celebrating Songkran in Samui

The New Year festivities differ across countries, but if you’re in Thailand be prepared for things to get wet and wild! Songkran marks the beginning of the Thai solar calendar. Originally, the Thai New Year falls on a different date on the…

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Girls’ Getaway: One Week in Samui With Your BFFs

It’s time to take off with your girlfriends, and where else better to head to than tropical Samui? If you’ve carved out a week for your holiday, that leaves you with plenty of time to frolic along the island’s paradisiacal…

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Zen Getaway: Yoga and Meditation Retreats in Samui

Retreats are made more enjoyable when you make an escape to a place like Samui – where the sun, sand and sea create a scenic setting perfect for a zen-inducing yoga or meditation retreat… Marga Yoga Visitors who have undergone…

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Guide for Travellers: Hospitals and Medical Care in Samui

What’s the standard of healthcare in Samui? Hospitals: With modern facilities, well-trained doctors and medical staff who can speak good English and foreign languages, foreingners in need of medical attention in Samui can be assured that they’ll be in safe…