Koh Lanta is an island group located in Krabi Province. The bigger island is called Koh Lanta Yai, and the smaller one is Koh Lanta Noi. Koh Lanta Yai is well stunning with its white sand beaches, mangroves, limestone islands, caves and waterfalls. Lanta islands are very well known for its backpacker's community and eco-bungalows located right on the beach. Koh Lanta is one of a few islands in Thailand that is home to the native tribes leaving on the Isle - the semi-nomadic sea gipsies also known as the people of Chao Leh. On Koh Lanta, you may choose to go crab and seafood fishing in the jungle of the Mu Ko Lanta National Park, go diving or join Lanta Animal Welfare as a volunteer and help hundreds of homeless cats and dogs.
When it comes to anything connected with animals and their treatment in non-wild conditions, I become very picky and meticulous. When I was looking for a topic for my next blog post, I thought that elephant trekking as one of the most popular tourist attractions in Thailand might work out into a nice article with … Continue reading “Thai Elephant trekking. Not!”
Happy New Year! Yes, it’s April and I mean what I say. As Thai Buddhists celebrate the New Year, the Land of Smiles turns into a water-splashing crowd. Official Thai New Year’ Day is 13 April every year, but the celebrations normally start on the 12th and don’t stop until the 16th. And that’s when … Continue reading “5 tips on how to survive and actually enjoy Songkran”