Category Archives: Nature and environment

Give a Hoot!! Don’t Pollute!

This early 1970’s slogan in North America should now become the slogan for the prestigious holiday resort island of Koh Samui. Now, with millions of visitors stepping off the sandy beaches of Koh Samui and into the stunning blue waters … Continue reading

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The Mountains of Samui – An Eco Tour Invitation

From the bow of the ferry that makes its way from the ports of the mainland at Suratthani, the south-western pinnacles of Koh Samui grace some of the finest and most bravely built resorts. But if you look beyond their … Continue reading

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It ain’t Easy being Green – Koh Samui

With ever-growing pressures on its natural resources, the islanders of Koh Samui, especially tourism industry stakeholders, have taken a pro-active stance and are leading the charge to restore environmental quality. Spearheaded by the Koh Samui Tourism Promotion Association, the Thai … Continue reading

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Eco – Islands off of Koh Samui

South of Koh Samui is an archipelago of six small islands that are mostly uninhabited. One of these islands is Koh Matsum, which is about half an hour’s ride from Samui by long-tail boat. The appeal of the island lies … Continue reading

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Footprints on the Reefs of Koh Samui

Gazing thoughtfully out across the blue Gulf of Thailand, as you lounge in your seaside deck chairs of your resort, you may notice fisherman of Koh Samui carefully tracking their way through the coral reefs surrounding this paradise isle. Now … Continue reading

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