Why you could drive crazy
Driving in Thailand is mainly two things: First - cheap and second - crazy. Whoever had been to Thailand once knows about the second from the moment when they enter the taxi at the airport. Thai people are just crazy drivers. At least through all my visits to Thailand I nev
Discover the Underwater World
Koh Lipe is located in the Andaman Sea and part of the Tarutao National Marine Park. The region is quite known for its diverse underwater world. There are a lot of PADI and SSI diving centers on Koh Lipe offering all kind of diving licenses. We didn’t choose to do our
Tourism on Koh Lipe
In case you missed my last post on accomodation on Koh Lipe and the Sunrise beach, have a look at it, this is the beach with the best white sand strip.
In general Koh Lipe is quite touristy! So if you expect to come to an empty “Cast Away”-like island you might be disappointed. B
In case you missed my last post on Koh Lipe in general and the Sunset beach, definitely check it out as (for me) Sunset beach is the gem of the island!
Koh Lipe is super small, so the popular resorts are often booked months in advance. Because of that and it’s popularity at many Asian t
The Maldives of Thailand
Koh Lipe is often said to be the Maldive of Thailand. I’ve never been to the Maldives but from all Thai islands I’ve seen it’s by far the most paradisiac one. Crystal clear water surrounds pure white beaches. There are almost no cars on the island, only motorbikes with sidec
Shopping in Thailand
Shopping in Thailand always leaves you with funny stories. You can buy almost everything there which you will never ever need! And for most products they sell - often the quality is absolutely poor. But that’s why we had a lot of fun with the sellers in Thailand, we bought a lot
Food in Thailand
The Thai cuisine consists most often of rice, vegetables, meat/prawns, rice noodles and a lot of spices. You get a whole meal for 4-5 dollars at low-middle class restaurants. It’s even cheaper at the food stalls on the streets. Main dishes start at 2 dollars for Pad Thai noodles - t