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Golden Age Thinking in Koh Chang, Thailand

April 18, 2016

While in Koh Chang last summer I found a Lonely Planet guidebook in our guesthouse from the 1990s. It described Koh Chang as an adventurous island for people wanting an off-the-beaten-path experience. It explained how Koh Chang had few paved roads and the best-preserved rainforest in Southeast Asia. The transportation options were limited, most of the tourists were Thai and the beach huts had no electricity. How quickly things change. I’ve got the syndrome that Owen Wilson had in Midnight…

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