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Life as an Expat in Krabi

Life as an Expat in Krabi

Krabi society is a fascinating melting pot of Buddhists, Thai-Chinese, Moken (or Sea Gypsies), Muslims and a colourful band of expats representing almost every corner of the globe. The Krabi locals, famous for their hospitality and tolerance have been quick to welcome these newcomers that now total somewhere in the region of 2000. They come from countries far and wide including Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Scandinavia, US, Australia and New Zealand. The majority tend to live where there is a good concentration of amenities such as bustling tourist resort Ao Nang, but there are some smaller pockets in Krabi Town, Ko Lanta and Ko Phi Phi. Continue reading Life as an Expat in Krabi