Mai Pen Rai is not just a translation of 'no problem' in Thailand, Maipenrai is as well the name of a very nice bungalow Koh Ma, a preserved National MarinePark.
On Koh Phangan has a active Night Life, ranging from typical Karaoke bars, Pubs to real Clubs or larger Night Clubs.
The island of Koh Pha-ngan was discovered by backpackers a mere twentyfive years ago, island was then later settled by chinese refugees originating from the province Hainan fleeing the economic hardship in their country.
Some more popular places to stay, like for example HaadYao High Life getting frequently running out of available rooms for the week of the Full Moon Party. Perhaps a good tip is to arrange for a bungalowsbefore you arrive.
Climate in the Kingdom of Thailandis highly tropical, warm and wet. Most of the time season changes are designed by monsoons which create three contrasting weather seasons in Northern and Central Siam and 2 contrasting seasons in south-central part of the Kingdom of Thailand. In the south monsoon approx May to Oct has intensive downfall and many clouds, whereas in the northeast monsoon in November to March is dry and relatively colder.
For accommodation at HaadYao, check out Sandy Bay, all of the bungalowswill be maintained daily and as one of the original places on the island they keep the standard anticipated from guests. Koh Phangan was considered a backpackers destination, Nowadays a more mixed range of tourists visits the island. A tought many of visitors have in common, want to look out for a relaxed and easy going place. One exemption could be the Fullmoon party when the place changes into a dancefloor.
Relaxing on tranquil uncrowded beaches, snorkeling or taking a course to learn to dive nearby the distinctive island named Ko Ma, a protected National Park.