Situated only 18 km from the northern side of island of Koh Phangan. Being generally much more quieter and relaxed than Koh Samui, only with the exception of the resorts to offer, for example B52 Beach Resortor Sunset Cove. All of them offering high class service and accommodation.
Koh Phanganwas first visited by backpackers a mere twenty years ago, Koh Phangan was actually inhabited as long as 2000 years ago by sea gypsies traveling by boat from the Malayan Peninsula. Phangan was some time later settled by Chinese people many of them from the province Hainan .
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Although Koh Pha-ngan was first explored by backpackers a mere 20 years ago, the island was inhabited already about two thousand years ago by sea pirates driving with their boats from the Malayan Peninsula. Koh Phangan was then settled by Chinese migrants many of them originating from the province Hainan fleeing their country.
Situated inside the southern siamese Gulf of Thailand island to the World renowned tourist destination of Koh Phangan experiences enormous growth rates in visitor numbers and it is well know its own right for its monthly popular Full Moon Parties held on Haad Rin . Because of its big partyscene some media have named Koh Phangan the Ibiza of the east.
Most people like to search the World Wide Web in order to learn all about Koh Phangan and recommended place to stay. A useful web site to to rent a house on the island, is PhanganBungalows.com