Gay Focused Hotels on Koh Samui

    As one of Thailand’s most popular island getaways, Koh Samui is filled with beautiful beaches, endless activities, great nightlife and of course some fantastic places to rest your head and stay while there. Nearly all of the hotels and resorts on Koh Samui would be considered as gay-friendly, however, there are certain ones that are…

    Leave the crowds behind at Koh Yao Noi

      I’m a great fan of the beaches and islands of southern Thailand. While I love Phuket, Koh Phi Phi and Krabi on the west coast, in the past I’d always had a soft spot for the lesser developed east coast islands of Koh Samui and Koh Tao. These days they’re all bustling hives of activity…

      Top Activities in Phuket

        (Feature Image Credit: HIM Magazine) Phuket is a wonderful paradise for straight and LGBT couples. If you are interested in finding what to do, see, eat, and experience, our friends over at Thailand Holiday Homes have created this really interesting infographic on the top activities in Phuket. This fun, colourful and visual infographic covers most…

        Phuket Loves You Club Helps Educate Children with HIV or with Parents with HIV

          The LGBT community in Thailand is thriving and continues to hold the same level of Thai hospitality as everyone else. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, we’re proud to learn when the community comes together for a great cause. Last month, Ian Phillips, Chairman of the Phuket Loves You Club (PLU) along with other…

          Sisters are doing it for themselves: QueerMango for LBTQ Women

            Tired of the limited amount of English language information available to lesbian, bisexual, trans and queer women in Thailand, a group of enterprising, savvy, artsy, community-minded and fun women have launched a new online community and lifestyle website called QueerMango. QueerMango is a place for queer women to access information on news, events, entertainment and…

            Fighting HIV in Phuket

              Colin Gallagher, an English Lecturer at the Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism from the Prince of Songkla University (PSU), recently ran the Laguna International Marathon on 7th June 2015. He entered, having never undertaken a marathon before, but wanted to raise money for the Phuket Loves You Club  (PLU) who, as well as organizing the past…

              LGBT Love in Thai Films

                Thailand is very welcoming to the LGBT community and celebrate through festivals, music, culture and film. Our friends at LGBT Movies Facebook recently shared this cute, Thai love story and we couldn’t resist. Try not to smile too hard while watching the teaser

                Love in Thailand: Living in Thailand as a Gay Couple

                    (Image of Oui & Jo) We have also said that Thailand is a country with a rich history and culture, where people live by the principles handed down by Buddha. This explains Thai hospitality, tolerance and the respect of people from all walks of life including the LGBT community. Our GoThaiBeFree website aims to…

                  Experiencing the Magic of Koh Samet

                      For those couples looking for a quick escape from the busy and chaotic streets of Bangkok, head a mere 200 kilometers towards the Gulf of Thailand to experience the beautiful T-shaped island of Koh Samet. Lined with pristine white sandy beaches at nearly every turn, stunning coral reefs galore and of course an overabundance…

                    Thailand Hotel Discounts and Packages

                      Take the guesswork out of planning your trip to Thailand and book one of these travel packages with our gay-friendly hotel and resort partners. You’re just a couple clicks away from planning the vacation you’ve always wanted. Can’t you just see it now… relaxing on a lounge chair with your feet in the sand, sipping…