Full Moon Party On Ko Pha Ngan
Ko Pha Ngan is 1 of 3 islands in the gulf of Thailand. It’s got some incredible beaches, cheap bungalows and a great backpacking scene. But it’s main draw is The Full Moon party, an unrivaled beach party. For more info, check out, A Backpackers Paradise: Ko Pha Ngan.
Diving On Ko Tao
Ko Tao is just a short ferry for Ko Pha Ngan and is known for it’s excellent diving. It’s also one of the cheapest places, after Honduras, to get a diving certificate.
The Limestone Giants Of Railay
Railay is just a 150 Baht boat from Krabi. It’s a spectacular little town surrounded by majestic lime stone cliffs that seem to defy gravity. When you think of Thai paradise, this is one place you’ll find it. Check out, How To Hike To The Secret Lagoon In Railay.
Long-term Living In Chang Mai
Chang Mai is known for it’s jungle treks and buddhist temples. It’s also known for it’s huge expat community. If you’re looking for fast internet speeds and want to live long term, you can do it in Chang Mai for cheap.
The White Temple Of Chang Rai
Wat Rong Khun is a remarkable all white temple in the north eastern city of Chang Rai. Definitely worth a visit if you’re up there.
Buddhist Retreat’s In Ubon Ratchathani
Although Ubon Ratchathani isn’t very exciting in itself, it is home to a couple of Buddhist temples offering week and month long silent meditation sessions.