Tag Archives: Rip Off

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 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 😉 This was revealed by Koh Phangan district chief officer Krirk-krai Songthani … 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! “The skies were star-spangled and blue phosphorescence would spray like diamonds in the sea … the sand glowed silver … Continue reading

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Is Thailand Safe? Tourist Killing At Koh Phangan NYE Celebration Reignites Concerns

The death of a young British tourist at a New Year’s celebration on the resort island of Koh Phangan Tuesday was the latest in a series of crimes against foreigners that have left many wondering if Thailand is squandering its … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Island Lawyer – I am specialized in Troubleshooting!

Hi my name is Tom, i come from Germany, My Thai wife and I run the Archery Club here on Koh Phangan. I haved lived here for 17 years on Koh Phangan. Since that time i know Mr. Thakrit Sritongkul … Continue reading

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Beware of J.S Hut Bungalows at Than Sadet Beach Koh Phangan – Dangers Lurks!

Beware of J.S Hut Bungalows at Thansadet Beach on the east coast of Koh Phangan Island in the Gulf of Thailand. At least once a week, the bungalow owners, regularly rip people off in every manner, including injury. A small … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Island officials launch taxi fare complaints help desk in Thongsala village

Koh Phangan island officials recently proudly announced the fresh launch of the newly installed taxi fare complaints help desk. Due to the recent massive price increase for taxi fares on Koh Phangan Island and the general rip off behavior of … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Island Ministry of Transportation increases taxi fares by 40 percent!

Shortly after the recent price elevation of internet service charges by Phangan Hadrin Committee, also the Ministry of Transportation has public announced a taxi fee increase of another 40%. Koh Phangan’s Ministry of Transportation, locally also known as the taxi … Continue reading

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Israeli tourist killed at the Full Moon Party Had Rin beach on the Island of Koh Phangan

Sunday the 1st of April 2007, just right before the World Famous Full Moon Party at Had Rin Beach Koh Pha-Ngan, an Israeli tourist was knifed and beaten to death by local teenagers in Drop In Bar on the tourist … Continue reading

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Koh Phangan Vehicle Rentals, Accidents & High Petrol Prices – Part 5

Welcome back to Koh Pha-Ngan, the island of madness and daily increasing insanity! Here’s the fifth and last part on Koh Phangan Vehicle Rentals, Accidents & High Petrol Prices. The third part can be found here -> Koh Phangan Vehicle … Continue reading

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