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Koh Samuai Photos

Sunday, May 13th, 2007

I would like to show you some of the Koh Samui photos which I took during my trip to the Samui Islands. Sorry for keeping you guys waiting. But after I wrote about the attractions in Koh Samui it took me couple of days to find and resize these Koh Samui photos. Meanwhile I had to go on a personal trip and I was abroad almost for a month. Now I am back and here are those Koh Samui pictures.

Koh Samui
Koh Samui Ferry and the Golden Buddha

Samui Island
Enjoy the beauty of Samui Islands

Koh Samui Beach
A beautiful beach in Koh Samui

Snorkeling in Koh Samui
Tourists swimming and snorkeling at Samui

Samui Nangyuan
A distant view of Nangyuan island at Samui

Nang Yuan Thailand
Dazzling view of Nang Yuan Island.

Nangyuan Island Samui
Relax on the heavenly beach of Nangyuan

I hope you you liked my photos. Some of the photos got reduced in picture quality when I resized them. Hope they are not too bad. I guess you can visit Koh Samui and capture the ravishing beauty of Samui by yourself.

Attractions of Koh Samui

Friday, March 9th, 2007

The major attraction of Koh Samui is ofcourse the white sandy beaches. This beautiful island got plenty of long lovely beaches with clear water. You can relax on the beach, swim in the cool sea and take a sun bath on the white sandy beaches. If you want to explore more, you can enjoy snorkeling. For more adventurous guys, Koh Samui and its nearby islands are famous for diving. With stunning coral reefs and plenty of beautiful fishes Koh Samui is an ideal place to enjoy the beauty of the sea.
Other major attractions in Koh Samui are Water falls, Temples, Snake Farms, Monkey Theatre, Butterfly garden and various scenic view points. Samui island also offers you excellent sea food and fun filled night life. In short Koh Samui is a tourist’s paradise.

Koh Samui Location and Map

Wednesday, March 7th, 2007

Koh Samui is the third largest island in Thailand behind Phuket and Koh Chang.Koh Samui Map Koh Samui lies in the gulf of Thailand towards the southern part of Thailand. In thai, Koh means island. So Samui island is called Koh Samui in Thai. The nearest city in main land is Surath Thani. The map of Thailand will give you an approximate idea about the position of Koh Samui in the gulf of Thailand.
Area of Koh Samui is about 250 square km’s and it is located approximately 750 km south of Bangkok. The population in Samui island is around 50,000. I have collected these information as a part of my trip to Koh Samui.

Koh Samui Trip

Thursday, March 1st, 2007

I have been thinking of visiting Koh Samui for a very long time. So this weekend I have decided to have a trip to Koh Samui. I know that Koh Samui Trip can be really expensive if I go in peak season. But the peak tourist season just ended and prices dropped at Koh Samui at this time of the year. Koh Samui is one of the most popular island destinations in Asia which attracts tourists from around the world. Like Krabi and Phuket, Koh Samui is famous for white sandy beaches and clear blue sea.
Before I go to Koh Samui, I collected the following information to get the most out of my trip.

    Location and map of Koh Samui
    Major attractions of Koh Samui
    How to reach Koh Samui and back
    Accommodation in Koh Samui. Hotels, resorts and villas.

Bangkok Air is operating daily flights from Bangkok to Koh Samui. But when I checked none of flights at my convenient time got seats available. Other options were train and bus. The train did not suit my schedule and my friends did not want to go by bus. So we decided to drive my car to Koh Samui. Hope we will have a pleasant journey.

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