Tag Archives: Koh Phangan

The Original Phangan Scooter Rental Experience

We had a terrible experience in Koh Phangan in November 2015. We stayed at Hut Sun Bungalows and Rented a Scooter nearby. As you come out of Hut Sun and you walk to the right towards the ATM machines and … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Paradise – Happy memories from a distant past ;)

Lovely Koh Phangan – My name is Eddy and it was the winter of 1988/89. I was sitting in an old, pretty fucked up guesthouse in Freak Street Kathmandu, when I first heard about “Koh Phangan”. All my way through … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan swamped by floods, ferry service halted!

Heavy storms slammed two popular southern tourist destinations, Koh Samui and Koh Phangan on Monday, causing flooding and the suspension of ferry services between Surat Thani and Koh Phangan Island, home of the famous Full Moon Party.

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Russian Sergei Milentie faces deportation after gunfire shooting on Koh Phangan Island

A Russian national arrested on Saturday in connection with the Jan 12 shooting of Palita Lodge Bungalow on Koh Phangan is facing deportation after being charged with violating Thai laws on foreign employment and entertainment venues, police said. Pol Maj … Continue reading

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Deputy Prime Minister Prawit orders crackdown on foreign mafia groups on Koh Phangan Island

Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon has instructed local authorities in Surat Thani to stamp out foreign mafia groups in Koh Phangan and Koh Samui, following a shooting attack at a bar last Tuesday on Koh Phangan. A Russian suspect, along … Continue reading

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Police arrest local mayor after gunfire shooting at Had Rin beach on Koh Phangan Island

A local mayor is facing attempted murder charges in connection with a shooting incident that appeared to have been triggered by a noise complaint on the full-moon party island of Koh Phangan. Police, armed with a court warrant, on Friday … Continue reading

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Party Mafia blamed for Gunfire on Full Moon Party Island

A dispute over all-night partying led to recent gunfire which hit tourists’ rooms on the southern island of Koh Phangan, police said today. Five gunshots fired Tuesday at the Palita Lodge on Haad Rin Nok, the site of the island’s … Continue reading

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Rubbish – The Aftermath of a Full Moon Party on Koh Phangan

The legendary all-night Full Moon Beach Party on Paradise Island Koh Phangan in the south of Thailand ended with scenes that will shame many of the wealthy westerners who took part. This shocking photo shows the disgusting scene on Hadrin … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Colour Moon Festival returns!

Following the success of the first Koh Phangan Colour Moon Festival, the event’s second edition is set to return on December 9-13, 2015 with greater celebrations and more exciting activities under the theme ‘Island of Power, energised by the moon’.

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Polish female tourist killed in motorbike accident on Koh Phangan Island

On December the 3rd a Polish girl was killed in a motorbike accident on the island of Koh Phangan. Elżbieta “Ela” Bawarska, 24, was staying with some friends at the Shiralea Backpackers Resort at Haad Yao Beach on the west … Continue reading

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