Author Archives: Samui Phangan Magazine

Green Scene: Save Water

How to Save Water in the Tropical Heat
In times of drought and when Samui’s water supply is low, it’s important to save water.
Here we share a series of articles on tips on saving water at home, clever water saving products, water saving tips for your garden, ideas on gardening in drought conditions, how to use grey water and more. Continue reading

Island Scoop: Samui Restaurant Reopens with Fiery New Menu

Beachfront dining includes everything from barbecues and brick ovens to wok fires and flambés.
KOH SAMUI, Thailand (Jan. 7, 2020) — If you smell something sizzling down in South-Eastern Koh Samui these days, chances are it’s coming from Banyan Tree Samui’s beachfront restaurant, Sands, where Chef Rainer Roersch is rolling out his smoking hot “8-Fires” cuisine. Continue reading

Island Home: How To Plan & Start A Home Decorating Project

 

This is going to be exciting, but where to start? Ask yourself, are you after a simple refresh or an entirely new look for your home? Either way you are going to need a plan…and a budget. The easiest option and the cheapest is to give your home a new lick of paint. If your furniture is modern go for a neutral colour, if it is oldie worldly go for a colour of which there are infinite choices, and of course, you can mix your own colours. Continue reading