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AN END TO THAILAND’S MOST FAMOUS PARADISE BEACH?

In The Beach, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

WHAT HAPPENED TO ‘THE BEACH’ It is the very beach which was the location for the secret paradise beach found by backpackers in the film ‘The Beach’ starring Leonardo di Caprio from the Alex Garland novel. Now its chok a blok with Chinese tourists. The picture above was put on Facebook by Niruth Darid Bannob – and publicised on Thai …

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KO TAO MURDERS – THAILAND’S LEGACY

In Hannah Witheridge, murdered, The Beach, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

‘Somewhere in this life there must be a place, an experience, an encounter, that changes everything!’ FLYING SPORRAN’S WEEKEND DIARY These are the opening titles to the film trailer for ‘The Beach’ from the novel by Alex Garland, at one time a backpacker’s bible. ‘The Beach’ in question chosen for the film was ‘Maya Beach’  in Koh Phi Phi Ley …

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‘Legend from Llanelli’ – 21-year-old Welshman with wanderlust ‘took his own life’ – Thai Police

In The Beach, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond

Tragedy on paradise island Twenty-one Jack Davies the young 21-year-old Welshman described as the ‘little legend of Llanelli’ took his own life by hanging himself with a mobile phone charger within sight of the legendary ‘Beach’ made famous by the film starring Leonardo di Caprio. Jack, known as, Jay, who is reported to have come to Thailand inspired by the …