Discover Thailand’s tropical coastline with the most incisive and entertaining guidebook on the market. Whether you plan to snorkel the Similan islands, feast on fresh seafood in Krabi, island-hop from Phuket to Ko Tarutao, or discover the untamed beauty of Ko Kood, The Rough Guide to Thailand’s Beaches & Islands will show you the ideal places to sleep, eat, drink, shop and visit along the way.
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Full-colour maps throughout – navigate Bangkok’s sprawling streets or Phetchaburi’s temple-filled town without needing to get online.
Stunning images – a rich collection of inspiring colour photography.
Things not to miss – Rough Guides’ rundown of the best sights and experiences along Thailand’s coastline and on its many islands.
Itineraries – carefully planned routes to help you organize your trip.
Detailed regional coverage – whether off the beaten track or in more mainstream tourist destinations, this travel guide has in-depth practical advice for every step of the way.
Areas covered include [10–15 areas]: Bangkok; Ko Kood; Phetchaburi; Ko Samui; Ko Pha Ngan; Ko Tao; Ko Similan; Ko Phi Phi; Krabi’s Railay peninsula; Phuket; Ko Lanta; Ko Jum; Ko Yao Noi; Ko Chang; Ko Tarutao.
Attractions include [5–10 attractions]: Wat Pho, Ang Thong National Marine Park, Ao Phang Nga National Park, The Grand Palace, Ko Tarutao National Marine Park, Chatuchak Weekend Market, Khao Sok National Park, Emerald Cave.
Basics – essential pre-departure practical information including getting there, local transport, accommodation, food and drink, the media, festivals, outdoor activities, culture and etiquette, and more.
Background information – a Contexts chapter devoted to history, religion, recommended books, language and glossary. [add language / glossary etc as appropriate].
Make the Most of Your Time on Earth with The Rough Guide to Thailand’s Beaches & Islands
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