Tag Archives: Health

Koh Phangan introduces activity zones to protect the island against foreign investors.

Hotel operators and local people on Koh Phangan have agreed to use their own tourism zoning to control existing activities and screen new developments, especially those by foreign investors, in the future. Koh Phangan is the country’s most popular destination for … Continue reading

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H1N1 swine flu outbreak finally hits Koh Phangan Full Moon Party Island!

Since weeks we have received dramatic reports of swine flu (H1N1) outbreaks all over the planet. Now, the pan epidemic swine flu virus has finally hit the paradise full moon island Koh Phangan as well. Last week during a visit … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Party Zone Attack – Becki’s gunshot wound treatment at Bangkok Hospital Samui

Hello & welcome back to Koh Phangan Island News – the one and only independent news network disclosing the awful truth about the island of madness, formerly better known as Koh Phangan Paradise Island. Well … first of all a … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Island Warning – Killer Jelly Fish Stings!

For Australian tourists travelling to Thailand there’ve been warnings about terrorist threats and political instability, but nowhere has the travel advice contained warnings about fatal jellyfish stings. One Australian man is working hard to change that after his son was … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Island – A story about ghosts, spirits, healers, serpents, black magic & white magic Part 2

This is the second part of our series, the first part can be found here -> Koh Phangan Island – A story about ghosts, spirits, healers, serpents, black magic & white magic Part 1 The story of Pii Don: When … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Island – A story about ghosts, spirits, healers, serpents, black magic & white magic Part 3

This is the third part of our series, the first part can be found here -> Koh Phangan Island – A story about ghosts, spirits, healers, serpents, black magic & white magic Part 1 and the second part can be … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Island – A story about ghosts, spirits, healers, serpents, black magic & white magic Part 1

Sawadee Khrap and a very rainy welcome to Koh Phangan Island News, the one and only online magazine offering fresh and up-to-date news from the island of madness in the Gulf of Thailand. Well … it’s raining a lot on … Continue reading

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Me’n’u has firmly established itself as Koh Phangan’s premier restaurant certainly worthy of a detour

In late 2006 on a quiet stretch of the island known as Hin Kong on the road to Haad Yao, Me’n’u restaurant opened for business and since then Me’n’u has firmly established itself as Koh Phangan’s premier restaurant certainly worthy … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan International Holistic Conference at Mae Haad Beach February 2008

Come to Mae Had Bay Koh Phangan February 2-16 for Dances of Universal Peace with Gayan and Jamila, laughteryoga with Dr. Madan Kataria as well as other spiritual and alternative health workshops in many modalities and arts. Entrance fee for … Continue reading

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Wat Pho Herbal Sauna at Baan Tai village Koh Phangan Island re-opens 50 Baht per person only

Four months after the recent shut down of the herbal sauna at Wat Pho in Baan Tai village on Koh Pha-Ngan Island in August 2007, the Buddhist temple has resumed its service a couple of days ago. Phangan Island officials … Continue reading

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