Oh boy, have I got a treat for you this week. Rarely do I get the pleasure of presenting you faithful readers with a travel destination as aesthetically beautiful as Koh Samui
. This island is perhaps the most well maintained and photogenic as this:
See what I’m talking about? Koh Samui literally looks as pristine and well-kept as a professional golf course. Personally, I didn’t think a place this beautiful could exist outside of the confines of my HD Television. Good news for us travelers, because it does. Believe me, once you arrive at this truly scenic destination, you’ll feel as though you’re living in high-definition too.
So for all of you out there already planning your own Koh Samui holidays
, make sure to check out the best attractions the island has to offer:
beach is one of the most scenic beaches in the world. Over the past few years, Lamai has shed its care-free ‘hippy’ image and transformed into place packed with bars and night life. So if it’s a quiet, relaxing beach trip you are after, this beach might not be the place for you. But if you’re ready to have some serious fun, look no further than Lamai.
Nathon is the place to go for those of you who are excited to soak up the culture. The island’s major seafront settlement boasts tons of shops, local cuisine, and bars. You’ll never be bored on the island of Koh Samui.
Water Buffalo Fights
Yes, Koh Samui has Water Buffalo fights.
This is a rich island tradition, and the fighting arenas can be found sprinkled throughout the island. Now, there’s no schedule, and only locals will know the spontaneous dates of these Water Buffalo fights. Take this one as a challenge, traveling friends. If you want to check out this attraction, you’re going to have to find it first.