Ko Tao offers a lot of popular things to do one being scuba diving at most of the islandbeaches.
The first settlers lives consisted of collecting coconuts, growing vegetables and fruit and of course sustaining themselves through fishing.
Ko Tao offers a lot of popular things to do one being scuba diving at most of the island beaches.
Koh Tao is situated in a tropical paradise with a lot of coconut palms and crystal clear turquoise waters.
Surrounded by crystal clear waters, Ko Tao is about to become in the recent a scuba diverstop destination in SE Asia.
Departures and arrivals were on the local coconut boats, and even then delays of several days were common place, so back to the hammock and the world of dreams, the boat will come another day.
The name Koh Taomeans Turtle Island; some say that the designation is due to the islands appearance which is meant to appear to be an upturned turtle while others declare it's from the days when the sea close to the islandwas rich with turtles and the islandwas their breeding spot.
Here they found something more then just a new island to explore and soon the backpackernetwork was buzzing about the fantastic newly found tropical island paradise of KoTao.
Captivated by the pure white sandy beaches, the back of beyond aura, and of course the cheap living, back packers soon arrived in droves.