As a backpacker you come in loads of different places. Some you like, some you love, and a few you ‘just do not feel’… Koh Lanta was the last one. Koh Lanta is one of the bigger Thai islands in the Andaman Sea. I went here in 2015 after spending a few days on touristy … More Travelstories: Spending less than 24 hours on Koh Lanta, Thailand.
It is probably not a surprise that I saw this sign on the street on Koh Phi Phi, since this island is known for its party-scene. When I was there in 2015, the island was full of young western backpackers and most of them were partying and drinking loads. Of course there is nothing wrong … More TIPS: How to stay safe while partying (for solo backpackers)
Koh Phi Phi is besides the partyscene, known for its diving. There are a lot of diveschools on the island where you can either do a try-dive or get your open water certificate. In 2015, I decided to do a try-dive at Island Divers; it meant that I would do two dives on one day, … More Spotlight on: A try-dive at Koh Phi Phi
This is one of those stories that was scary in the moment, but now I can laugh about it. In 2015 my friend Nina and I were staying on Koh Phi Phi (I love that island!) and one day we wanted to see the Viewpoint. We decided to go there to see the sunset. From … More Travelstories: Getting sort of lost in the ‘jungle’ on Koh Phi Phi.
In 2015 I spend a few days on the island of Koh Phi Phi Don. The Phi Phi Islands (Koh Phi Phi Don and Koh Phi Phi Ley) are east of Phuket and well-known because of two reasons: the movie ‘The Beach’ with Leonardo DiCaprio and the tsunami that hit in 2004 (tsunami monument on … More Travel guide: Koh Phi Phi Don, Thailand