The Joys of Long Tail Travel

Thais call these boats, “long tails” because of the long propeller shaft that extends from the large engine sitting at the stern of the boat. Long tails are an important mode of transport by locals all over the Andaman region.

25 Reflections on Phuket and Southern Thailand

Gonzalo Gil Lavedra, a tour operator and an Argentinian with extensive travel experience in Peru and the Netherlands, finds the physical and cultural highlights of Phuket and Southern Thailand as compelling as anything he’s experienced around the world.