There are many points of attraction surrounding Haad Tien Beach Resort, with closed by secluded white sandy beaches with crystal clear waters and quite a few nature trails going through unspoiled tropical jungles with dense vegetation.

It seems peculiar that such a prison.


Koh Panghan.Koh Tao housed political prisoners. A culture shock to many, but generally the island reacted with a passion to these new visitors, over the following months much change had taken place, new resorts, with more facilities, a new array of eating establishments offering different food from around the globe. Ko Taois surrounded by big sharks too, nice friendly ones fortunately. And yes, you can still snorkel with sharks, and perhaps the odd turtle too, just check out our web site for all the local dive centres available.

Koh Tao these fortune seekers from 1933-1947 KoTao and beyond. In 1947, then Khun A-Paiwong, Thailands then Prime Minister, asked for and received a royal pardon for Koh Tao's prisoners and with thanks to a gracious act by His Majesty the King. It seems wierd that such a tourist tropical paradiseshould have been originally earmarked as a prison. From the first bamboo and coconut huts on the beachfor thrity Thai Baht for a day, to quite simple thatched huts, the native Thai clans reacted swiftly to this influx of strangers otherwise known as Farangs, by adapting to it. KohTao is surrounded by big sharks too, nice friendly ones fortunately.

Koh Toa was buzzing about half of restaurants offering different food The early 80's brought to full moon parties on Phanganfamilies reacted fast to this arrival of outsiders otherwise named Farangs, by adapting to it.