Miss Koh Samui Island? Traveling in Exotic Thailand in the New Normal Era
Koh Samui (Samui Island) is a cosmopolitan melting pot, attracting travelers who want to taste heaven on earth in a Southeast Asian country. From the backpackers who stay for a couple of weeks in simple beachside bungalows to the wealthiest holidaymakers who spend the weekend at one of the many luxurious resorts or villas on the several white sandy beaches of Koh Samui.
The hustle and bustle of Chaweng Beach, the sparkling yet relaxed atmosphere of Lamai Beach, the timeless feeling of Bophut's Fisherman's Village, the tropical beach paradise of Maenam, Koh Samui is bizarre among Thailand's islands in keeping a deep fascination for everyone.
But, in the case of the new normal condition under the pandemic situation, some visitors might wonder how can they enjoy the paradise in this situation.
Does it safe for them?
Even though positive cases due to COVID-19 have decreased in Thailand, the government is still implementing strict health protocols to ensure that all visitors are safe from the virus. It assures the safety of visitors and can convey their fears about the spread of the virus.
The airport entry is subject to a body temperature check and the use of face masks both at and during flights is designated. Upon check-in in Bangkok, passengers must fill out a form health report provided by Samui Municipality. Meanwhile, boarding and departure time are strictly arranged in limited quantities to ensure minimum crowding on aircraft aisles.
As a result of COVID-19, natural tourism sites have adopted strict regulations. There is a restricted number of passengers on cars carrying passengers to and from the airport. After every ride, vehicles are disinfected. Regular temperature controls, effective contact tracking documentation, and room cleaning are also expected for guests.
Therefore, do not hesitate to visit Koh Samui because the passenger's safety will be guaranteed under the strict health protocol.
Can Koh Samui offer the beauty of its nature in this situation?
There's always a reason to be hopeful. The charm of Samui does not disappear overnight. Surely, the break has changed the island in a certain way by preserving the atmosphere and pushing people to look at viable long-term tourism alternatives.
The most fascinating part is that the island is like taking the visitors back into a golden age. It features deserted beaches, a comfortable and unpopulated interior, and the ultimate serene resorts.
On Banyan Tree Samui, visitors can boat in the blue waters of the resort's coral reef, using a snorkel and a mask to recognize the Angelfish Emperor and a clownfish school.
While long sunbathing days at Melia Koh Samui's giant pool blend into wild evenings in which caipirinha and mojitos are suitable for the Spanish cuisine of the resort.
Samui introduces another performance. The visitors must experience privilege by coming there. They might feel the sensation of being private in Thai paradise.
So what are you waiting for? Feel the beauties, enjoy the atmosphere, relieved your exhaustion by coming to Samui now. Koh Samui will give you a magnificent paradise that you can not get in other places.
Source : CNA Luxury