Five active things to do in Koh Chang Away from the beach

Without doubt, Koh Chang’s beaches are the island’s biggest attraction, but sometimes it is nice to take a break from the sand and enjoy some of the other attractions that this amazing tropical paradise island has to offer. This is our list of five things to do...

Thailand Sinking Warships to Promote Reef Growth

The Royal Thai Navy has sunk a warship in the Gulf of Thailand. Don’t panic, the Kingdom is no under attack from a foreign power; the navy has purposely sunk the decommissioned RTMS Mattapone. After serving the nation faithfully at sea for the past 61 years it will...

Retiring in Thailand: How easy is it?

Thailand is one of the world’s favourite retirement destinations with tens of thousands of people every year moving to the Kingdom after finishing their working life. The retirement influx is not just from a small number of countries, they are coming from North...

History: The Battle of Koh Chang

One of the most dramatic events in Koh Chang’s history was a naval engagement between the forces of the Royal Thai Navy and the Vichy French Navy during WWII. The battle of Koh Chang took place on 17th January 1941 and was actually part of the Franco-Thai War...