Whether you’re wondering how to pronounce Koh Samui or why it merits a week or more of your precious vacation time, I literally wrote the guide book on this ‘big little’ island. To get you started on a Samui indoctrination introduction, here are some of your most-asked questions and my favourite Samui suggestions…
Your first time to Koh Samui?
▸ Start here: 10 mistakes to avoid in Thailand
Learn how to avoid every unnecessary ‘first-timer’ mistake on Koh Samui – I made them for you! See the 10 mistakes I made on my first trip (and you’ll arrive with a *much* more cleverly packed suitcase).
Top 3 Koh Samui questions
1. Where to stay on Koh Samui?
2. Things to do on Koh Samui?
3. When is the best time to visit Koh Samui?
Find out when it’s best to visit Koh Samui – the sunniest and hottest times of the year, plus what to expect in rainy season. For month-by-month typical Koh Samui weather:
Koh Samui travel guide
The Koh Samui Guide is now available in its 5th edition
- What’s inside? Screenshots & chapter list
- How will it help you? Reader reviews
- Behind-the-scenes: 5 years and counting
Koh Samui mini guides
- Koh Samui with kids: Your ultimate guide
- Christmas: Christmas on Koh Samui
- New Year: New Year’s Eve on Samui
Koh Samui events
- Weekly: Samui weekly events schedule
- This year: 2017 Koh Samui events calendar
- Thai New Year: Songkran on Koh Samui
Koh Samui compared to …
- Compare: Koh Samui vs Phuket?
- Compare: Koh Samui vs Bali?
- Compare: Koh Samui vs Koh Phangan?
- Compare: Koh Samui vs Maldives?
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