15 Brand New Thailand Travel Guides for 2020

15 Brand New Thailand Travel Guides for 2020

January 13, 2020

From our first edition of The Koh Samui Guide through today (eight years later!), we hit publish and think "there is no way there will EVER be anything more to add or new to say on this subject". And then a few months pass ... and the research frenzy begins again. Nothing in Thailand is static (and we'd be a lot thinner if there wasn't such constant food-based research to tackle!). Whether you've visited Thailand often, or are planning your first visit for 2020, you're in luck – it's a big year for Thailand travel guides as all the big names are releasing new editions. Many are available now, and the others will be released through the year (and can be pre-ordered if you like to be organised). Happy planning, enjoy!

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The Koh Samui Guide 2020 Updates

Get Your 2020 Updates for The Koh Samui Guide

January 05, 2020

Ready for the New Year? We are! Just before we tuck into our tropical turkey, we wanted to let you know that The Koh Samui Guide is ready with a 2020 refresh. In a hurry? Not to worry – the changes are minor and mostly involve changes to hotels and island businesses (plus an emergency edit to a rather unexpected link click…). Find out what’s changed and how to get your updated guide.

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Can't Miss 2020 Chinese New Year Events on Koh Samui

Can't Miss 2020 Chinese New Year Events on Koh Samui

January 04, 2020

Although we're barely into 2020, Chinese New Year is fast approaching. It's a popular time of year on the island and, as such, (because you're clearly an organised person), we recommend making your CNY dinner booking as early as possible. (We'll keep updating the list below as more events are announced, so be sure to bookmark it and check back often). For everything else – you'll find it all inside The Koh Samui Guide. Enjoy!

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Koh Samui New Year's Eve Parties: How to Celebrate New Year on Koh Samui for 2019/2020 NYE

Koh Samui's Best New Year’s Eve Parties (2019)

December 31, 2019

Discover the best places to celebrate New Year's Eve in Koh Samui, Thailand. Find all the best 2019/2020 New Year’s Eve parties and events on Koh Samui, including fireworks, countdowns and beach BBQ dinners. Whether you want to dress to the nines, glow in the dark … or wear a 1920s flapper dress – here you'll find the best Koh Samui New Year’s Eve parties. They include something for everyone – couples, singles and families alike. Enjoy!

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Koh Samui Christmas Events: Xmas Lunch, Dinner & 2019 Christmas Events

Koh Samui Christmas Events and Dinners (2019)

December 16, 2019

Let’s face it, there’s nothing normal about eating Christmas turkey on a (mainly Buddhist) tropical island. Yet Samui’s hospitality industry is ever-obliging, so whether you want mince pies in Maenam or cranberries in Choeng Mon (see what I did there) … your carbs await! Let’s get the sanuk (Thai for fun/enjoyment/joyfulness) started!

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Tropical Christmas Gift Guide: 30 Ways to Have a Tropical Christmas

30 Ways to Have a Palmy, Balmy, Tropical Christmas

December 05, 2019

Oh deer, Christmas is here! We could go for days with terrible Christmas puns – 'tis the sea-sun – but we'll do our best to stick to the script: how to deck the halls for a tropical Christmas? From Santa Baby swimsuits to palm tree Christmas lights – below you'll find 30 ways to pack Christmas in your suitcase and head somewhere hot. (How about Koh Samui? We have an irrepressible bias...). Enjoy!

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