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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 Tourism Association called to fully lift the ban on moon-type parties on the island

Will Koh Pha Ngan remain Koh Pha Ngan without full moon party? Koh Phangan Tourism operators called on the Surat Thani provincial administration to fully lift the ban on the notorious moon-type parties on the island, saying without the parties … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Moon-Type Parties to be allowed again but must be FREE OF DRUGS ;-)

Moon-Type parties on Koh Phangan Island in Surat Thani province will be permitted again but with conditions that operators must strictly abide by the official rules and regulations πŸ˜‰ This was revealed by Koh Phangan district chief officer Krirk-krai Songthani … Continue reading

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Finally? Koh Phangan District Office bans all Moon-Type Parties except the Original Full Moon Party!

“Party Central“, also known as Koh Phangan, has become “Party Pooper“. From now, only Full Moon Parties will be allowed on the immensely popular resort island. That means no more dark moon parties, jungle parties, half moon parties, black moon … Continue reading

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Royal Thai Navy intercepts Full Moon Ferry to Haad Rin Beach on Koh Phangan Island

The Royal Thai Navy has controversially refused to let a ferry full of backpackers, island party-goers, and other low-budget tourists land on Thai soil, citing national security reasons and issues of Thai sovereignty. The Phangan Prince, a diesel-powered 150-seat wooden … Continue reading

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Perhaps time to sober up, Koh Phangan Paradise Island?

The full moon parties draw hundreds of thousands to Thailand each year, but dangers are growing for locals and visitors alike. Today brings the full moon of the 12th month in the traditional Thai lunar calendar, celebrated around the country … Continue reading

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Surat Thani governor orders beach parties ban on Koh Phangan Island

Surat Thani’s governor has imposed a ban on beach parties in the province for security reasons, five weeks after the murder of two British tourists on Koh Tao. However, the famous Full Moon Party held on Haad Rin beach of … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan police will propose scrapping the Half-Moon Festival and Black-Moon Party due to safety concerns!

Ban urged on some Phangan parties! Koh Phangan police will propose scrapping the half-moon festival and black-moon party – closed gatherings that sprang from the full-moon parties – due to safety concerns. Police had tried to push for a ban … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan’s Full Moon Parties Have Become a Trashy Disgrace

Thanks to Google Alert, Time.com and Charlie Campbell we found another article worth posting here on Koh Phangan Island News. Enjoy! β€œThe skies were star-spangled and blue phosphorescence would spray like diamonds in the sea … the sand glowed silver … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Shooting – Thai Killer May Face Light Sentence

The family of Stephen Ashton issued a statement today expressing their devastation at his death as an innocent bystander. And as they did so the Royal Thai Police announced that the alleged shooter would be charged with manslaughter and illegally … Continue reading

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