Koh Tao is a lovely island in the Gulf of Thailand. It is known for the tons of diveschools that are on the island. I have been to Koh Tao two years in a row and both times I stayed in Sairee Village, which is probably the main backpacker area. The island has great beaches, … More Travel guide: Koh Tao, Thailand
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.
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
Hua Hin was never really on my list of cities in Thailand that I wanted to see. But when I travelled from Kanchanaburi to Koh Tao, I decided to have a pitstop in Hua Hin (I spend less than 24 hours here). It is a city in the middle of Thailand and is located by … More Travel guide: Hua Hin, Thailand
Kanchanaburi is known for the Bridge over the river Kwai. This bridge is an important part of the Thai history, and worth a visit if you are interested in railways and/or history. This bridge plays a big part in the movie ‘The Railway Man'(2013) with Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman. In this movie a former … More Travel guide: Kanchanaburi, Thailand