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Do Not Be Worried About Violence

When going to Thailand a lot of people think about criminality in that country. Everyone knows that people in all these exotic countries tend to not have a lot of money and they are poor and always looking for solutions. That is why some of them are going to choose violence. They are desperate to get some money and they are doing what they can in order to. But that is the fact in every country out there isn’t it? So in order to take good care of the tourists, Thailand has improved the security system.


Even though the tourists are actually going to visit  Koh Chang and they are a little bit afraid about what happens there, they might know that the island in fact is a peaceful place, it is a place where parents can take their children and where they have a chance of enjoying their vacation without having any surprises. The Koh Chang Tourist Police is there to take care of tourists and resolve any type of an issue that might appear. The tourists are going to be taken care of very well and they will feel very safe because of that.


The Koh Chang Tourist Police is there especially for the tourists. If they have lost something or they are looking for some thieves or they are just in search of some information about the island, the police is there to clear all the things. They actually know how to speak English and so they will be very useful when time comes because they are going to know how to answer to all the questions that the tourists have about the island. The locals are peaceful people but you never know when the police is needed, so it is better to be safe than sorry. 

Klong Son Beach is good for:

peace and quiet

sandy beach



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Klong Son beach (or Had Klong Son) is located on the north of Koh Chang. Nice bay at the very top of the island. Pure white sand stretch of beach, shaded with coconut trees. Klong Son gets very low numbers of visitors with the bulk of the backpackers and tourists alike speeding south enroute to Koh Chang's finer and more popular stretches of sand.

White Sand Beach is good for:

night live

sandy beach

variety of restaurants


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Koh Chang's most famous stretch of sand, at over 2km long there's certainly room for everyone! Lined with bungalows, food stalls and shops this is one of the best beaches in all of Thailand.

Klong Phrao Beach is good for:

tranquil surroundings

gorgeous rocky landscape

all sorts of activities

quiet and peaceful

Short description:

Situated on the somewhat less glamorous, northern side of the Koh Chang Island, Klong Prao isn’t all that much of tourist destination, especially for those who are in need of a true holiday experience of the exotic kind.

Lonely Beach is good for:

great sunset

cheap and peaceful retreat

all sorts of beach activities

perfect for family

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Also known as Kai Bae Beach, this is the spot to catch a great sunset! A few small shops and food stalls are along the beach, a good spot to chill out away from the crowds at White Sands Beach.

Bangbao Bay is good for:


seafood restaurants



Short description:

A well-sheltered bay with a small and quiet beach. It is a fishing community where residents still live in houses built on stilts and are connected by wooden bridges. There are a growing number of tourist shops, scuba dive outlets and seafood restaurants offering a good selection of seafood.

Salak Khok Bay is good for:

pretty, unspoiled area

traditional Thai community


quiet and peaceful

Short description:

There aren’t so much attraction in Salak Kok, but tourists can Kayak among the mangroves. Salak Kok Bay still has a fishing community that doesn’t change so much in many years, a great place to see the real traditional Thai community.



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