It’s a nice island, less crowded than Phuket and therefore a better option IMMO. Unfortunately they overdo setting prices to taxis rides (rip-off warning) and leisure activities.
If you want to ride an elephant, do it around bangkok, if you wan to dive, go to Maldives, if you want to sail, do it at home. But if you want to pay two or three times the prices you will pay at home (assuming Europe, USA, Australia or Japan) this is the place for you. Last, do not expect service and safety standards like at home.
and “can only be reached by a 30 minute walk”
and for 100 BHT will take you there.
But I use Father Bunny shoulder and did it in 7 minutes!!
is just an open market where they try to sell you the same
good you can buy everywhere for one third of the amount.
nice intimate places to loud pseudo Irish Pubs
and up with watered margaritas and badly mixed mojitos.
Buy them in Seven Eleven, go to the deck and that’s it!
northeastern point. May be the nicest, of course the most
expensive. The only problem you’re their hostage and
if you want to visit your Seven Eleven or Family Mart
expect to walk 2 kilometers one way or to pay 400 BHT
it’s not the best we have had, but it’s ok.
Chaweng beach close to Sareeraya hotel