Category: Activities

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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…

Halloween Parties

A Night of Ghostly Fun: 4 Halloween Parties in Samui

Sip cocktails, indulge in tasty nibbles, mix and mingle with ghoulish company and dance the night away to happening beats – it’s time to celebrate Halloween with a bang! We show you four of the coolest spots to crash in on the…

Samui Night Market

A Traveller’s Guide to Samui’s Night Markets

Where can you find tasty local fare, fun, a lively crowd, music acts and myriad shopping goods at one spot? At the night markets in Samui, of course! Don’t know what to expect, or where to go to grab the best eats…

Must-See Temples in Samui

Striking gold Buddha statues, life-like carvings, beautifully drawn frescoes, traditional architectural features. a mummified monk – you’ll find all of these, and more at these must-see temples in Samui: Wat Phra Yai, Big Buddha Beach Also known as Big Buddha Temple,…

A Thai Cultural Exploration: 4 Festivals in Samui

From splashing innocent passerbys with buckets of ice-cold water, to floating out miniature boats containing twinkling candles, the celebration of local festivals in Samui are fascinating affairs presenting an intriguing glimpse into the culture of the Thais. Keep your eyes peeled…

Cuisine & Culture: 5 Culinary Experiences in Samui

Can you truly discover the culture of a place and its people, without a deep understanding of its local cuisines? Cuisine and culture – these two go hand in hand, so what better way to undergo a cultural immersion, than to…