Conquering “The Challenge” on Koh Phangnan

Conquering “The Challenge” on Koh Phangnan

While we were on Koh Phangnan for the Full Moon Party, there was one other activity that I knew I definitely wanted to do.  After reading about my friend Dan’s experience at a “Wipeout” style obstacle course, I knew that “The Challenge” on Koh Phangnan would be right up my alley. For those of you not familiar with the show, “Wipeout”, it basically involves the contestants trying to complete a crazy inflatable obstacle course while in the water.  After fully recovering from the Full Moon Party, we ventured over to…

Full Moon Party on Ko Phangan Survival Tips

Full Moon Party on Ko Phangan Survival Tips

Inspired by my friend Dan Sellers’ post about “How to Survive a Full Moon Party”, I compiled a similar list of do’s and don’ts from my experiences at this iconic event, which takes place on the beach of Haad Rin on the island of Ko Phangnan every full moon, so once a month. the beach transforms from a peaceful hangout spot to a chaotic party. Surprisingly, there is a great clean-up process in place, and the beach is often back to its old form within 48 hours. Tip #1: Make…