In the heart of Chaweng, Koh Samui sits an absolute gem. Gringos Cantina is a fixture with residents and tourists, serving delicious Mexican dishes.
Villa Bianca is a popular seafront restaurant in Samui's Fisherman's Village serving fine Italian food. It is white and bright and has a great atmosphere.
Jim Thompson established the Thai Silk Company in 1947, revolutionising the silk industry and in the process transforming a dying skill into a designer brand.