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Buying condos in Chiang Mai

The biggest market among foreigners is condos in Chiang Mai. Like the rest of Thailand this is because of foreign ownership restrictions on land. There are few foreign managed developments that exclusively target foreigners, like in Samui for example, where complex ownership arrangements have been designed to accommodate villa sales. Continue reading “Buying condos in Chiang Mai” »

Phuket Tours: Khao Sok Rainforest Jungle Trek

Leanne and I travelled for this trek for about 3 1/2 hours from Phuket by bus to the middle of a rainforest in the interior of mainland Thailand. We visited a place called “Khao Sok”, supposedly one of the best rainforest reserves in southeast Asia. Continue reading “Phuket Tours: Khao Sok Rainforest Jungle Trek” »

Top Places To Find Affordable Villas On Koh Samui

Is your goal to stay on a tropical island this year for your up and coming vacation? This is a destination that many people have on their proverbial bucket list, but they may not know exactly where they want to go. Some people will choose something well-known such as going to Hawaii, Fiji, or one of the other popular tropical destinations. However, you might want to consider going to Thailand, but instead of going to Phuket, you should consider staying at Koh Samui. The best way to find affordable villas is to search on websites that research only the villas for rent in Koh Samui Thailand that are available. Continue reading “Top Places To Find Affordable Villas On Koh Samui” »

Pattaya Hotels for the budget traveler

Pattaya is one of Thailand’s most popular beach resorts, and the closest to the city of Bangkok. There are quite a few budget options available here. The hotels in Pattaya offer lower prices as compared to other resorts in the country. There are a plethora of cheap options in the vicinity of the red light districts. Pattaya is not a very large city. The areas in the vicinity of  the city center has a number of reasonably priced hotels. Continue reading “Pattaya Hotels for the budget traveler” »

Koh Samui Hotels For Budget Travelers

Koh Samui is second in terms of size among islands that belong to Thailand. The island has increased in popularity in the recent times. There are a host of attractions as well as activities on offer for tourists. The island is visited by discerning travelers from all over the world.

The island is also popular with travelers on a budget, as there are a number of budget Koh Samui hotels offering comfortable accommodation as well as a reasonable number of facilities at an affordable price. While choosing a place to stay, make sure that it is a safe location and basic necessities are not scrimped. Continue reading “Koh Samui Hotels For Budget Travelers” »

The Koh Samui’s Luxury Accommodations

Thailand has become one of the most sought-after destinations for vacation luxury and indulging of comfort and fine dining. The Koh Samui area is one of the premier spots where excellent accommodations can be had through the leasing of well designed and spacious villas from smaller boutique rentals to large, more accommodating villas for groups of all sizes. Continue reading “The Koh Samui’s Luxury Accommodations” »

You Can Use To Book Villas

If you go to to book a villa, you can leave happy with your results. There are really not that many steps, you just have to follow this advice for more. Here you’ll get the help you need so don’t be afraid to follow it.

Figure out what is rented by what the people have listed on the website. That’s a good way to help you think of what you can book. Continue reading “You Can Use To Book Villas” »