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Click to visitGecko Villa (Thailand)
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Between three small rural villages, Gecko Villa nestles with its private salt-water swimming pool, amongst the paddy fields in the Isaan plateau of Northeast Thailand. This standalone, 3-bedroom Thailand villa getaway is exclusively yours during your stay.  It enjoys a privileged position upon its own grounds, comprising 20 hectares of gardens, orchards, woodlands, pastures and rice paddies.
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Golden Buddha Beach ResortGolden Buddha Beach Resort
Located on a spectacular uninhabited 10km beach and private bay on the island of Koh Phra Thong (Golden Buddha Island), 25 private beachfront and sea view houses. Activities include yoga with resident teachers, diving, bird watching and jungle spa.
Relax Bay ResortRelax Bay Resort
Eco-friendly resort along the famed, pristine and secluded Phra-Ae sandy beach on the island of Ko Lanta. 45 traditional thatched bungalows, designed to fit in with the beautiful natural surroundings, meeting a range of guest needs from the standard bungalow with a fan to the unique Tented Lodge. Offering Thai & European Cuisine, Massage, Yoga, Swimming Pool, PADI 5 Star Diving, Snorkeling and Tours, and a Beach Bar, the Relax Bay Resort is suitable for singles, couples, honeymooners and families alike.
Andaman DiscoveriesAndaman Discoveries
Discover a different side of Thailand, a few hours and a world away from the touristy areas of Phuket. Villagers invite you into their lives to experience their traditional culture and diverse eco-systems in an authentic and non-intrusive way.
CBTIThailand Community Based Tourism Institute
CBT-I works with local communities, government, NGOs, academics and selected tour operators with a commitment to Sustainable Tourism. The CBT-I team work across the country, covering diverse cultural and natural environments and addressing a wide variety of community development and resource management issues.
William TuffinWilliam Tuffin - Ecotourism Consultant
Years of hands-on experience with rural communities helping them solve tourism, primary health care and drug addiction issues and developing an Ecolodge from scratch to international award-winning status. My approach places a priority on socially & environmentally responsible business practices.
Andaman Discoveries - Ta KhunKhao Sok Lake Tours
Local branch of award-winning ecotour operator Andaman Discoveries in Ban Ta Khun, near Khao Sok Lake and National Park. Offer direct booking of floating bungalows as well as lake tours, jungle trekking, and cave tours.
John Gray's Sea CanoeJohn Gray's Sea Canoe
Multi-award-winning natural history sea canoe trips led by ecotourism pioneer, educator and environmental activist John 'Caveman' Gray, based in Phuket since 1983.
ECOCLUB Interviews
Bodhi GarrettMr Bodhi Garrett
North Andaman Tsunami Relief & Andaman Discoveries
Potjana Suansri & Peter RichardsPotjana Suansri & Peter Richards
REST, an NGO promoting community-based tourism in Thailand.