Koh Phangan Island, Thailand

aerial view of koh pha ngan island in thailand home to the beach movieAn aerial view of the Island of Koh Phangan or Ko Pha Ngan, located in South East Thailand, near the Island of Koh Samui. It has become famous for its beautiful beaches, the full moon party which attracts thousands every month and the Alex Garland novel, The Beach, since made into a movie with Leonardo Di Caprio.