Krabi - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Krabi


Paradise regained? Sharks return to Thai bay popularized by 'The Beach'

Dec 02, 2018 - 5:00 AM

Thai conservationists welcome footage of reef sharks gliding through the azure waters of Maya Bay as a 'positive sign' of recovery 6 months after the closure of the tourist hot-spot

THE BEACH. This file photo shows a crowd of tourists on the Maya Bay beach, on the southern Thai island of Koh Phi Phi. Photo Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP

Tourists escape Thai ferry blaze

Apr 09, 2015 - 12:19 AM

Krabi police said no one was injured in the fire

A tourist ferry on fire after the engine exploded on the sea in Krabi province, southern Thailand, 08 April 2015. At least hundred of Thai and foreigner tourists jump into sea to escape the ferry fire after the engine exploded while on its way from Krabi province to Phuket province, officials said. Photo from EPA/STR THAILAND OUT

Boracay named No 1 destination for relaxation, No 3 for nightlife

Jan 03, 2013 - 5:40 PM

Hotel booking site Agoda com asked their clients and the party beach got their votes

HOT DAYS, HOTTER NIGHTS. Boracay's by-the-beach bars, day-long parties and white sand beaches make it a top Nightlife destination, say the clients of All photos by Roopak Ramachandran Nair