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Koh Lipe

Still a tropical idyll occupied by Chao Le fisherpeople although the main beach – Pattaya – is now fairly densely populated by tourist bungalows and resorts, though thankfully all are rather low-key and there are no multi-story complexes yet.

Koh Lipe is a beautiful island that attracts many returnees, mainly because of the laid-back and gentle populace, excellent snorkelling in some of the clearest waters in the Andaman Sea, blindingly white sand beaches and terrific seafood. The island is also extremely popular with young families. While much of the accommodation is poorly thought out, the island is still a delightful getaway with an unspoilt charm and snorkelling that is highly rewarding. Among the marine life that can be spotted in coral reefs only 60 m out are trumpet fish, sergeant majors, blue-spotted ribbontail rays, angel fish and anemones. There are also fishing and diving expeditions and an excellent massage operation on Pattaya Beach, set up by staff trained by Wat P...

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