Gulf of Thailand

Koh Phangan Luxury Villas

Koh Phangan Luxury Villas Infinity Pool Thumbnail, Haad Thong Lang, Thailand

With an ever increasing number of luxury villas appearing on the North West coast of Koh Phangan, Koh Phangan Luxury Villas have collected a selection of the best, properly maintained properties and now present a range of bespoke luxury villas to rent. Every property on the Koh Phangan Luxury Villas website has undergone a thorough […]

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Nuis Issan Restaurant

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Nuis Issan Restaurant is located just outside Chaloklum on the main road to Thong Sala, between the Elephant Sanctuary and the petrol garage. Serving excellent Thai food at (almost) street food prices, Nui (the owner) has very quickly built up a reputation as one of the best Thai food outlets in the village.

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North Coast Bakery

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The North Coast Bakery can be found towards the western end of the Chaloklum pier street. Founded in 2009, the bakery specialises in making and selling home made breads and spreads. The bistro offers continental breakfasts, sandwiches, real coffee, Italian espresso / cappuccino, biscuits and croissants. For the health concious there is home made jam, […]

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Chaloklum: How the Other Side Lives

Rainbow over Chaloklum Bay Koh Phangan Thailand

Photo by J Scott Edwards Perhaps to its detriment, the island of Koh Phangan in the Gulf of Thailand has become infamous for the Full Moon parties that rage monthly through the town of Haadrin. International media coverage and even local perception in neighboring provinces is often unfavorable. I often find, that, when Koh Phangan […]

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Chaloklum Diving

The Chaloklum Diving Boat on Koh Phangan Dive boat heading out to sea.

Chaloklum Diving has recently moved into a brand new beach front dive shop on the Chaloklum Village road. The new dive shop, between Two Brothers restaurant and the Lost Dog Cafe has been recently completed and the guys at Chaloklum diving have been working hard to move from their old premises across the road to […]

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Dive Inn

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Located across from the main Chaloklum Pier beside the World’s End Cafe the Dive Inn has been a fixture in Chaloklum for a number of years an offers dives off a fast catamaran to Sail rock, Angthong Marine Park and the Chumporn Pinnacle. In addition to their Chaloklum headquarters The Dive Inn operate a small […]

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