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BBC – Travel – One night in a deserted paradise

A lucky few find serenity on an uninhabited island Thailand’s Phi Phi islands are by no means uncharted territory. Located off the coast of Krabi in southern Thailand, the archipelago is best known for its largest two islands, Phi Phi Don and Phi Phi Leh. Gushed about in guidebooks and …

Crisis of tourist safety

On Tuesday in Australia, Channel Nine’s A Current Affair programme called the actions of Koh Samui police “callous, calculated and evil” as they attempted to extort money last month from a man after his fiancee, 24-year-old dancer and sportscaster Nicole Fitzsimons, died in a motorcycle accident. On Thursday in The …