Haad Salad in the local dialect essentially means , ” Pirate Beach” , as this beach was inaccessible due to its geographic nature by the Thai naval force and made it easy for smugglers to hide. Haad Yao is a beautiful coastal line that twists on the Kho Phangan, according to reviews Haad Yao is referred to as Kho Phangan’s perfect beach.

The beautiful beaches invites many tourist to the island. Kho Phangan resorts are no exception when attracting large number of tourists. One of the noteworthy choices when it comes to accommodation is , Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villa Resort and Spa. The resort features around sixty private pools with plunge pools and has a beach front infinity pool as well. The rooms are tastefully designed incorporating Thai style of architecture.

The Shopping in Haad Salad and Haad Yao is limited to two super market complexes. Given that it has only two super markets one of them sell items at resort prices. Haad Yao Bay view resort super market has all the food and beverage needs , as well other essentials such as suntan lotion.

The crave super market on the other hand has a wide range of beach wear options and other accessories.

There are however other activities to engage in while in the island apart from the shopping. The coral reef off the coast of Haad Salad is a perfect place for snorkeling and diving , it is just 80 meters off the coast and is an incredible experience.

Most of the resorts have their own restaurants , however there are other little cafes pizzerias to enjoy a delicious meal by the beach. You could also indulge in some sun down cocktails with music in the Haad Salad beach.

Nigel Walters is a travel writer, who writes under the pen name, Fritzjames Stephen. His content is based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life.