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A - Z of things to do in Samui

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A - Z of things to do in Samui

Must admit - pinched this off another site (Thaivisa.com - full of lots of useful info on Thailand). Took what was on there and added my own things - please feel free to add!

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1. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

Hi Kris

I would love to add but where are your list?

Ok I can think of

D = dinning on the beach

E = exploring the island

M = massage

R = relax & rest

S = spa treatments ( preferred full body treatment oh bliss)

Pea :-)

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2. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

So -

A - Angthong marine park.

B - Butterfly farm. Bowling at Tesco Chaweng.

C - Crocodile farm. Cinema at Tesco Chaweng. Cabaret (as in lady girl shows - at least 2 in Chaweng and 1 in Bangrak)

D - Daytrip to Phangan on the Phangan Queen

E - Elephant trek.(lots of stories on bad treatment of the elephants so research and decide before you book)

F - Fishing from the rocks at Choeng Mon.

G - Green Mango. Golf.(take your pick - Santaburi, footie or crazy - your choice!)

H - Have beach food and a fresh coconut on any beach (mmmmmm)

I - Ice Bar.

J - Jeep safari.

K - Karting(good fun). Kayaking(on one of the many sea trips).

L - Lounging around on the beach.(any beach!)

M - Monkeys(watching them crop coconuts) and mountain biking(off road up in the mountains). Not together!

N - Nathon - shopping, eating, walking street, markets - best place for shopping!

O - Off road driving. Hire a 4 wheel drive and check out the interior of the Island.

P -Picnic on Koh Taen.

Q -Quick shower(or anything else ;-)) before hitting any of the million bars.

R - Rocks ..grandma/pa.

S - Scuba diving(visit Tao). Secret garden above the Court House.

T - Thai cooking class.

U - Up Soi 1 and over to Lamai. (only for the brave if you want to get from Maenam to Lamai over the mountains)

V - Visit temples, Big Buddha, walking streets, beaches etc.

W - Walking streets. (Different nights in different places - well worth a visit)

X - not allowed to say anything here. Sorry.

Yomp around the headland from Tong Son Bay heading to Plai Laem.(Go for a hike!)

Zzzzzzzzzz.... (doze in the sunshine)

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3. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

Pea - sorry I'm a slow typer - lol

perth
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4. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

Kris ...well I only have a few things to type lol.

Just want to add

L = lunch on the beach. Sticky rice, BBQ chicken and somtam( papaya salad) must try.

W = walking street

Thursday - Maenam

Friday - fisherman village

Saturday - Nathon

Sunday - Lamai

Pea :-)

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5. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

I think it should be split into A-K and L-Z :)

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6. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

Being dyslexic I think I have got it right for my A-Z . . .

A = air conditioning in our car and room, a must for Mr M!

B = lay on the beach at night listening to the waves and enjoying the stars

C = Chewang - love it or hate it, it is what it is!

D = drive yourself around the island

E = eating fabulous food

F = Strawberry Fanta

G = G&T with ice and lime (if there is tonic)

H = Handbags

I = I always stock up on mediciation over the counter whilst here

J = Just having fun!

K = Koh Phangan and explore the island in a songthew

L = using Lomprayah ferries to explore the neighouring islands by ourselves

M = massages / pedicure etc on the beach / spa / shop

N = Ninjas Restuarant

O = playing pool at Happy Night bar OPPOSITE Centara Grand

P = Poppies restaurant

Q = StarzClub ladyboy show [told you I was dyslexic]

R = rent a car and drive around the island to explore

S = Songthew for getting around

T = Som Tam (S had already gone)

U = USM the airport code for Samui - one of the loveliest airports I know

V = visting the sights on the island where there are no other tourists

W = walking streets

X = kissing my chums and thai freinds, also looks on peoples faces when I am out with my lady boy daughters

Y = Yawn at 2am

Z = snoozing in the shade on the beach

have fun, and enjoy Samui!!

Edited: 26 May 2012, 09:47
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7. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

Bungy jump?!

Anyone knows about the price for a jump? I can't find any pricing on the net!

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8. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

B = Bungy Jump

S = something I would never do so don't know the cost, Sorry!

E = but this sort of thing is normally expensive.

Crikey BSE = Mad Cow Disesase . . . .

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9. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

zorgggr, it should cost 1.900 bath:

thaipulse.com/reviews/…

has anyone done it with Samui Bungy in Chaweng?

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10. Re: A - Z of things to do in Samui

A few others to add:

B - Beach Restaurant boat trip, Big Buddha Cafe lunch

C - Chinese Temple in Maenam - worth a visit

J - Jungle Club - well worth a visit for the fantastic views (the food is good as well)

P - Pad Thai at a roadside cafe

S - Sip cocktails and watch the sun go down at Sunset Restaurant in Nathon