Sun, 19 Nov 2017 14:53:30
Marine specialist warns of environmental harm at Surin Beach
Opposition is mounting against a retention wall project at Cherngtalay Or Bor Tor that is planned at Surin Beach in Phuket after Thon Thamrongnawasawat, assistant dean of the Faculty of Fisheries at Kasetsart University and a marine specialist, said it would harm the local ecosystem and beach environment.
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Buildings and Brews
With a temperate climate, European architecture and the best beer in China, Qingdao is a great place for a brief break
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:41:03
Surin Beach locals not happy with MaAnn’s retention wall
Natural Resources and Marine Ecology Management Specialist, Wannakiet Tabtimsaeng, commented by saying that Surin Beach’s ecological system is quite lush and the retention wall will destroy the natural system.
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:11:47
DSI warns Phuket business operators to vacate beachfront
Department of Special Investigation (DSI) chief Pol Colonel Paisit Wongmuang on Thursday went to two Phuket beaches to order nine private business operators occupying land there to vacate within 30 days.
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 19:54:05
Four sperm whales die in Indonesia beach rescue
Four sperm whales stranded on a beach in Indonesia have died, a local official said Tuesday, despite frantic efforts to save the massive mammals.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Pampered in Phuket
Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas is offering special prices to guests making an online reservaฌtion before December 22.
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:02:00
Authorities check the smoking ban along Patong Beach
The punishment for breaking the law is 1 year of prison or/and a maximum fine of 100,000 Baht.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:33:34
Nature at its very best
Thitid “Ton” Tassanakajohn takes his culinary creations from his restaurant Le Du in Bangkok to Pru, Phuket’s renowned farm-to-table restaurant at the Trisara beachfront resort in Phuket, on November 17 and 18.
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 06:34:25
No ifs or butts as Patong Beach starts enforcing no-smoking rules
Patong City has designated 20 smoking areas along Patong Beach in Phuket to comply with the smoking-ban-on-the-beach policy of the Marine and Coastal Resources Department (MCRD).
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:10:00
SALA Hospitality Group marks the end of the monsoon seasonby inviting guests to explore the beauty and intimacy of Thailand’s two leading beach destinations with romantic excursions designed for two at its properties in Phuket and Koh Samui.
Sat, 04 Nov 2017 12:00:00
Family holidays ‘matter’ at Santiburi Samui
Families booking stays in a suite or villa at the Santiburi Beach Resort and Spa Samui before December 31 can ask for the “Family Matters” deal, by which the children stay and eat for free.
Fri, 03 Nov 2017 20:06:04
DSI wants to speed up return of public Layan and Leypang beach lands
Department of Special Investigation (DSI) chief Pol Colonel Paisit Wongmuang said on Friday that he would visit Phuket on November 16 to discuss legal actions against those accused of encroaching on Layan and Leypang beaches.
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 13:02:54
Foreign tourists tidy Koh Pha Ngan beaches, earn praise
Foreign tourists presumed to be Westerners have earned voluminous praise from Thai Facebook users after photos of them cleaning up beaches on Koh Pha Ngan were posted online.
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 01:00:00
Japanese cosmetics tap Thai tones
Makeup artist Yuta Sato of the brand Three hits the beaches
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 14:18:32
Red flag still flying at Samui beach
Hotel and resort operators on the popular Chaweng Beach on Koh Samui put up red flags for the second day on Wednesday, advising tourists not to swim because of high waves.