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10 September 2018

The new Koh Chang Guide is now available online. As always, it's full of usefull information and news about Koh Chang.
You can read it or download it from here.

01 September 2018

It's the rainy season time and I have nothing better to do than updating the website, adding more useful information and more pictures. 

I've listed almost all the sports which can be done on Koh Chang. The list is long and I still have a few to add. You can find this list in the top menu Koh Chang -> Sports.

I've been also updating the temples page with more recent pictures. On the map with is on top of this page you will see the location of Koh Chang temples and most famous shrines. I still have a couple of temple pictures to add but it's almost ready.
Today I went to see the construction of Wat Rong Than which is located on the south-east of the island, overlooking the bay of Salak Phet. It should be ready in 2-3 years and I will be interested to see when the 29 meters high Buddha statue will be done. They said people will be able to see it from all Salak Phet bay.

Koh Chang Temple

20 August 2018

Here is another way to discover Koh Chang, from inside, deep into the jungle.
Sit from Jungle Trip Koh Chang is a guide I recommend. He knows everything about Koh Chang wildlife. Sit is organising jungle day but also night treks. You will spend 24 hours with him inside the jungle, discovering the unseen and witness the most beautiful sunrise from the top of the island.

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Discover Jungle Trip Koh Chang!

Jungle Trip Koh Chang

08 August 2018

A few days ago I heard that the UTKC (Ultra-Trail Unseen Koh Chang) will maybe not be re-edited in 2019. Today the news became official on Facebook and as far as I know, there won't be more UTKC.
I don't really know the reason but this event which started its first edition in February 2015 became popular in the world of trail and ultra-trail runners. The last editions attracted about 2000 participants for more than 30 different countries.
It also brought more life to the south-east of Koh Chang, during those few days the activity on this quiet part of the island was at its maximum, hotels, guesthouses and resorts nearby where completely full. It was very interesting for the local economy without talking about the money Teelakow organisation was giving to Salak Phet school.

So in 2019, there is no trail or ultra-trail planned on Koh Chang. End of March 2019 there will be one race in Trat and one in Koh Kood in June 2019. I hope the UTKC will come back, maybe with a new organisation and with its friendly and festive atmosphere.

04 August 2018

It has been a month since the last update. The monsoon came and it was time to have holidays.
The weather on Koh Chang has been wet but there have been sunny days, afternoons or evenings. And as always nobody knows how it will be the followings days and weeks.

Monsoon, rainy, green or low season, all are the same, it just depends on people's point of view. Meteorologists call it monsoon, resorts and hotels will name it the low season as their frequentation is lower, having fewer guests and locals would prefer to say it's the green season, wet days, plants are greener and it's less depressing to say and think green than rainy or low.

Anyway, this is the time of the year resorts, hotels and guesthouses are renovating or improving their place and it's the case of T.P. Hut Bungalows in Pearl beach. This nice and quiet resort which is located on the mountains' side, away from the busy main road and at the edge of the jungle has now a very nice swimming pool and a bar.
If you are looking for a calm place to spend relaxing holidays and don't feel the need to move then it will be perfect for you.

TP Hut Bungalows, Pearl Beach TP Hut Bungalows, Pearl Beach TP Hut Bungalows, Pearl Beach

Discover T.P. Hut Bungalows!

05 July 2018

If you are looking for something different than a hotel, a resort or a cheap hut, what about one of these 2 apartments which are located in Pearl beach?
They offer all that you need, comfortable beds, private bathroom with shower and hot water, fridge, microwave, a/c, Wi-Fi with high-speed internet connection, TV with Netflix, and even more!

Pearl Beach Holiday Apartment

Discover Pearl Beach Holiday Apartment!

03 July 2018

A "must do" activity if you are going to Koh Chang. It's an eco-friendly attraction in Bailan for all the family, which requires exercise, balance and gives a lot of fun.

Treetop Adventure Park - Bailan

Discover Treetop Adventure Park!

29 June 2018

Trash Hero is a Swiss Environmental Foundation which has a mission to bring communities together to clean and reduce waste worldwide.
Last March Trash Hero Koh Chang was born. Every Wednesday a clean up is organised on the island, and several tons of waste have already been removed from streets, roads, forests, beaches,... Local people are also educated about the importance to keep the environment clean.
Everybody is welcome!

Learn more about Trash Hero Koh Chang:

Trash Hero Koh Chang

(Trash Hero Koh Chang)

24 June 2018

I continue with the sports which can be played on Koh Chang.
Did you know there is a campus on Koh Chang where you can play volleyball? Have you ever heard about the Koh Chang Beach Cricket tournament? What about ATV? Have you ever played sepak takraw or footvolley?
You can now find all these sports on this website.

Volleyball on Koh Chang Beach cricket on Koh Chang
ATV on Koh Chang Sepak takraw on Koh Chang

19 June 2018

The new Koh Chnag Guide has just been released and as always it's full of very useful information.

The Koh Chang Guide

You can download your free version here!

More sports which can be done on Koh Chang have been added to the website. There is a large choice and the list continues to grow, just be patient.

Diving and Snorkelling on Koh Chang Freediving on Koh Chang Trail and Ultra-trail on Koh Chang

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