Ko Pha Ngan (also spelt Koh Phangan) was originally one of the primary backpacker islands in all of Thailand and famous for its monthly Full Moon Party. This place has everything many budget travellers want; cheap booze, cheap western food, cheap lodging and lots of crazy all night parties.
From the Koh Phangan Travel Guide
a really nice family guy who runs this property. if you smile and are kind enough hell go out of his way to accomodate you provided there are rooms. ... more
Hello!!! a big welcome from Madam Bella and her helpful husband. "you no worry, just relax. Holiday.. you just eat and sleep" haha that is what she said to me. Eat, sleep and drink as much as we want there, everything is written down on a log book and we can pay later. ... more
Had a truly wonderful time at Phangan Beach Resort. Staff are wonderful and Andy and his wife do a great job. Pool is very new and a definite feature of the resort. My only complaint is the opening hours of the restaurant and inside bar, it closes at 8pm every night so if you just want to chill out and play pool you can't. ... more
Got up quite early (10 am) to check the prices and tickets for Koh Phangan. To get there you need a joint ticket, train, bus and ferry. We were lucky as the train was so busy they organised one more rail car. The train is quite funny. First you sit opposite each other, like this: later a man comes ...
Posted in Asia by Sonja H.
We were sad to leave our resort this morning because we weren't sure that we could top this one! We took a high speed catamaran to the next island, Koh Phangan (the island where they have fullmoon parties). Our hotel is in a secluded part on the opposite part of the island from the ferry docks which ...
Posted in TNT Take on Southeast Asia by tanyatyler