Five Minute Guide to Koh Samui

By | October 3, 2013

by Aran Mookjai
(Koh Samui, Thailand)

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Thailand is one of the leading tourist destinations in the world. Tropical beaches and the warm climate lure visitors from every corner of the globe to visit locations such as the island of Samui.

This island is located in the east coast of Thailand and is the second largest island in the country. Since the major industry of the island is tourism, Samui villas homes and resorts have been developed on the island for travelers and transients who wish to stay for an extended period of time.

Koh Samui villas are often located in the hills or at the beach front, giving the residents the chance to experience modern amenities while staying connected with the beauty of nature. In recent years, many people have decided to invest in Samui real estate, especially retirees.

The laid back atmosphere of the island belies the modernity of Samui. In fact, the island has its very own international airport and has state-of-the-art hospitals as well as uninterrupted supply of water and electricity. There is cable television and high-speed internet which makes visitors enjoy the island life while staying connected with the rest of the world.

All Samui villas homes and resorts are fitted with modern amenities for the comfort of the tenant. Koh Samui villas are designed to marry the outdoor landscape with indoor living and interior design concepts are made to exude the feel of a tropical island paradise. Visitors will not have to worry about comfort and safety while staying in the island.

There are so many things to do and places to visit while in Koh Samui. The island is rich in cultural heritage with a predominant display of religion. One of the most famous places to visit in the island is the Big Buddha Shrine in the northern part of the island. You can visit the shrine and have a moment of peace and enlightenment beneath the 12 meter Buddha shrine.

If you prefer an island adventure, there is the Namuang Waterfall and Angthong National Marine Park which boasts of unspoiled natural beauty.

There are some attractions for people that prefer a little bit of partying and fun at night. There are cabaret shows and beach parties year round to participate in. There are wildlife sanctuaries and other religious temples and shrines you can visit.

Most importantly, you can always have fun at the beach and enjoy the sand and surf. There is an abundance of water sports to enjoy and at the end of the day you can simply relax in your private villa and watch the sun set on the horizon.

Author Bio: Aran Mookjai has been working with The Estates Samui, Thailand for 3 years. He likes spending his free time on social networking exchanging knowledge and idea. He loves going out and enjoy water sports.