Tag Archives: southern Thailand
Khao Sok National Park Posted by sasha on Jun 9, 2016
If you’re island hopping in the south of Thailand, why not split up your trip and pay a visit to one of the country’s many national parks? When traveling from the Gulf of Thailand over to the Andaman Coast, you’ll pass right by Khao Sok (เขาสก). According to the park’s official website, “The name ‘Khao Sok’…
Railay Video Tour Posted by sasha on May 18, 2016
With towering karst mountains, clear blue waters, and beautiful sandy beaches, Railay is one of the top places to visit in Thailand. Explore this stunning area, which is also home to some world-class rock climbing and a cave full of wooden phalluses.
A Guide to Railay Posted by sasha on May 12, 2016
The beach town of Ao Nang is busy and super touristy, full of shops, massage joints, and plenty of go-go bars. Meanwhile, the rock-climbing mecca of Ton Sai is mostly undeveloped, with dirt roads, simple digs, and a steady stream of backpackers. If these two options seem like they’re on two extreme ends of the…
Streets, Beats & Eats – Ton Sai Posted by sasha on Apr 28, 2016
Popular with backpackers and rock climbers, the little village of Ton Sai is one of our favorite spots in all of Thailand. Climb, kayak, or just chill out on the beach by day. Feast on cheap and tasty noodles and curry in the evening, and then hit awesome bars like Small World and Sunset Pirate…
A Video Guide to Ton Sai Posted by sasha on Apr 25, 2016
Welcome to Ton Sai, Thailand. It’s not an island, but it sure feels like one. Explore this village that’s popular with backpackers and rock-climbers in this short video, showing accommodation, dining, activities, nightlife, and more.
Ton Sai – Thailand’s Rock Climbing Mecca Posted by sasha on Apr 21, 2016
When traveling in Krabi province, you might come to find places like Ko Phi Phi and Ao Nang as far too busy and touristy. Those seeking a more rugged, adventurous experience will be hard-pressed to find it in places like these. At the same time, travelers on a tight budget may find these spots a…
Highlights of Krabi Province Posted by sasha on Mar 17, 2016
Check out some highlights of southern Thailand’s Krabi Province in this short video. Hit the beach in Ao Nang, try rock climbing in Rai Leh, and enjoy an island getaway on Ko Phi Phi.