Phi Phi Islands is still open There seems to be a belief among many of our customers that the Phi Phi Islands have been closed. This is not true. Media reports have been misleading and some forum/facebook posters just don’t know what they’re talking about. Phi Phi Islands is open. One beach (Maya beach) has

Numbers to be limited at the Similan Islands The Similan Islands national parks department has this month (October 2018) announced a restriction on the number of daily and overnight visitors to the Similan Islands national park. This is part of an ongoing commitment to preserving the natural beauty of the archipelago. Already some islands, dive

Buy one space and get the second space at 50% discount Book Andaman Tritan 12-16 November (4 days 4 nights Similan/Richelieu Rock). Dates: 12-16 November 2018 Itinerary: 4 days 4 nights Similan Islands, Koh Bon, Koh Tachai, Richelieu Rock Start/Finish: Khao Lak (transfers provided from Phuket) Prices: Master double bed cabin with private bathroom: First diver:

Karon beach Phuket The beach between Patong and Kata Karon Beach is between Patong and Kata. It doesn’t have the vibrant nightlife or shopping of Patong beach. It doesn’t have the coziness of Kata beach. So It’s hard to pin point the character of Karon beach. It’s about 5 km long with fine golden sand. Grassy dunes

West of Eden Similan Islands dive site Location: West side of Koh Pabu (Similan Island #7) Depth: 5-40 m Type: Fringing reef in  the shallow areas. Large granite boulders further down. Level: Suitable for all levels of diver. Description:  West of Eden is a new favourite dive site on the west side of Koh Pabu. (East

Laem Singh beach Phuket (Almost) secret beach next to the jungle Laem Singh beach sits in a small cape (Laem means cape in Thai)  between Kamala beach and Surin beach. To get to it walk down a steep path from the main road. You can get a tuk tuk to the top of the steps

Donald Duck Bay Similan Islands dive site Location: On the north side of Koh Similan (Similan Island #8) Depth: 0-15 m Type: Rocky reef Level: Beginner dive site. Also good for night dives and snorkeling. Description:  Donald Duck Bay is so named because of the boulder formation on the east side of the bay that look

Koh Sirey The second biggest island in Phuket Koh Sirey (or Ko Sire) is a small (20 square km land area) island off the east coast of Phuket Town. It’s attached by a short bridge from Phuket Town. So really it doesn’t feel like an island, more a part of Phuket. Technically though it’s the

Rawai beach Phuket Seafood restaurants and boats to the islands Rawai beach is one beach in Rawai district. When people talk about Rawai they can be referring to the general area of south Phuket that starts just south of Chalong circle and includes Naiharn beach, Yanui beach and Promthep cape (viewpoint). Rawai is a beautiful

Elephant Head Similan Islands dive site Location: Between Similan Islands 6 and 7 Depth: 5-50+ m Type: Big boulder formations, swim thrus Level: Intermediate Description:  Elephant Head Rock or Hin Pusa is named because where the rock breaks the surface it resembles a half submerged elephant. This dive site is another Similan favourite, one of the