Holidays in May

April 22, 2019 0

May 1st is Labour Day, in Thailand too. In fact it is an international holiday throughout the world, excepted in the USA, Canada and Australia, where the date is different. The same week, the coronation […]

Longlay Beach Life Festival

April 22, 2019 0

Saturday and Sunday 11th and 12th May, live music, DJ, camping, barbecue and other beach activities. Tickets can be booked in advance (800 thb). See for more information.

Jazz on the beach at Chao Samran

April 22, 2019 0

Friday and Saturday 26th and 27th April, 16.30 to 22.30. Free entry. Chao Samran is about 30 km north of Cha-am (drive past Cha-am hospital then take the “scenic road”).

It’s hot!

April 22, 2019 0

The heat in Thailand now reaches such levels that it is close to unbearable. Do as the locals do and stay in the shade!

Cha-am Tourist Map

January 15, 2019 0

Our tourist map of Cha-am can be found at our sponsors’ venues and in major hotels of Cha-am. Many thanks to all our sponsors: (by alphabetical order) Cha-Am de la Mer Hotel Cha-am Lodge & […]

Quiz #1: the results

March 2, 2018 0

Two months ago we published a 15 question quiz about Cha-am. Since then almost a hundred people tested their knowledge about Cha-am and shared their results with us. You might wonder what the average score […]

Thai restaurants in Cha-am

July 18, 2017 1

Thai restaurants are the real deal, the “authentic experience” you may be after. Most of these places only serve Thai food, English might not be spoken at all and even the menus can be in […]

International restaurants in Cha-am

July 17, 2017 1

Where to go out for food in Cha-am? Here is a list of all the good international restaurants we can think of. What we mean by “international restaurants” is a mix of western and Thai […]

Old pictures of Cha-am

July 17, 2017 0

What was Cha-am like more than 15 years ago? These pictures were sent to us by Jean-Luc Bonnevault (thank you very much!), the oldest ones are from 1999. The beachfront road At the beach Fishing […]