There are many different sections to life on Koh Phangan: Yoga, parties, diving, nature, locals, tourists—in all, it's a very laid-back spot.
There are a lot of Phangan locals who have lived here their entire lives, have large families, and run a lot of businesses. There are also a lot of expats who do well here by working hard and starting their own businesses.
To get the most out of your time on the island, you should get to know the people and their culture.
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