Author Archives: Goff Thaipuan


There have been several changes in Jomtien Complex, which seems to be becoming the most popular gay district. On the soi anchored by the Poseidon Hotel and the Venue several new bars have opened. Angel Boys formerly The Loft and before that, L’Arc Restaurant, opened recently. In addition to outdoor and indoor seating, there were lots of young men on hand to keep you company.

Beaches around Hua Hin

The beach lover can’t fail to be impressed by the number of good beaches not just local to Hua Hin but within an hour or two’s drive. There are at least 5 good ones between Hua Hin and Prachuab, a great way to spend a day out of town.

Ten years in Gay Chiang Mai

As Thai Puan celebrates ten years of publication, we look back at what has changed in Chiang Mai over that time. Chiang Mai continues to be a major construction zone with some areas almost unrecognisable from ten years ago.

Chiang Mai – What to do when it rains

Chiang Mai – What to do when it rains By David Edwards September is historically the wettest month in Chiang Mai and one of the quietest for tourism.  Whilst many prefer the cool nights and warm sunny days of the winter high season, others relish Chiang Mai’s quiet season.  Although a little calmer, gay nightlife