Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:31
Santiburi tops the polls
The luxury Santiburi Koh Samui resort has once again ranked one of the top destinations for families and couples in Smart Travel Asia’s 2018 Best in Travel Poll.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:00
EDM goes Backstage on Samui
The Backstage Festival returns next month for its second year and is taking place at W Mega Area, the beachfront of W Koh Samui, on August 3 and 4 from 6pm to 2am.
Sat, 07 Jul 2018 01:00
Redefining luxury, Samui-style
Built on a former coconut plantation, the new Ritz-Carlton has everything the guest could possibly need - and more
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
Cape & Kantary to open 6-star hotel on private island
CAPE & KANTARY Hotels yesterday announced the opening of 'Cape Fahn', the company's first 6-star hotel locating on private island of Koh Fahn near Samui island in the south of Thailand.
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 12:50
No trace of Samui beach sewage despite Facebook ‘evidence’
Soldiers, police and municipal officials were scouring a Koh Samui beach on Wednesday morning after a Facebook user posted a video of brackish wastewater running into the sea.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
Retainers are a risky fashion
Re: “Samui woman arrested for running illegal dental clinic”, Around Thailand, June 19.
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:46
Samui woman arrested for running illegal dental clinic
A self-taught dental practitioner was arrested on Koh Samui on Sunday for opening an illegal clinic to attach fashion braces for clients.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 12:55
Bubbly in the pool
Santiburi Koh Samui marks the start of the Western summer by offering guests staying in a Grand Reserve Pool Villa or Grand Deluxe Pool Villa a choice of exclusive culinary experiences.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 12:00
Samui chef wins prestigious award
Executive chef Azizskandar Awang of Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort has been honoured for his work in the kitchens with the chef hotelier of the year award at The Hotelier Awards Asia 2018.
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:37
Over thousands take part in Bangkok Airways Samui Half Marathon
Samui – More than 1,000 runners took part in the “Bangkok Airways Samui Half Marathon” at Nathon Pier, Koh Samui, Surat Thani on Sunday.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 12:32
Second dead dolphin in a week found on Samui beach
The carcass of an endangered Irrawaddy dolphin washed ashore on Koh Samui on Thursday morning, the 10th dolphin to show up dead on the island this year, according to charity foundation rescue worker Pairoj Pulthawee.
Sun, 03 Jun 2018 08:44
Two race finale wraps up successful 2018 Samui Regatta
Samui – The sun teased and the wind held steady on the final day of the 2018 Samui Regatta. Race Officer Ross Chisholm set two windward/ leewards for the keelboat and multihulls classes while it was a three-race showdown for the Hydrofoil Kites off Mae Nam Beach.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 20:20
Thai Airways to end Bkk-Samui flights
Thai Airways is scrapping its Bangkok-Samui flights from September this year.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 13:26
Rotten dolphin carcass washes up on Samui beach
The rotten carcass of an endangered Irrawaddy dolphin was discovered on a Samui beach on Saturday morning.
Sat, 02 Jun 2018 11:42
Breezy Day 4 sets up final day showdown at 2018 Samui Regatta
Samui – What a difference a Lay Day makes. Sometimes the windiest day of the regatta, yesterday's day off for the keelboats and multihulls was greeted with glorious sunshine, zero breeze and finished in the afternoon with a refreshing storm.