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Butterflies at Sunrise Villa

There are plenty of butterflies to spot in the Thong Nai Pan area. As the garden at Sunrise Villa continues to mature and new flowers to start blooming there has been an increase in the number and variety of butterflies to be spotted. Particularly attractive to butterflies are the hedge rows that flank the steps leading up to Sunrise Villa.
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Environmentally Friendly Grey Water Recycling at Sunrise Villa

‘Grey water’ is the water that comes from showers and taps in a house. This is different to ‘black water’ which comes from toilets. Grey water isn’t 100% clean. It will contain detergents and particles of food, soil and other things and left for 24 hours, or less in a hot climate, it will go foul. However, it isn’t particularly
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Growing Bougainvillea from Cuttings

At Sunrise Villa in Thong Nai Pan Village, on the Thai Island of Koh Phangan, we love Bougainvillea plants. They grow as big as a house, love the sunshine, need little water (making them environmentally friendly) and are in flower all year round. Rather than buy Bougainvillea, we make our own from cuttings from the mature plants in the grounds
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Sweet and Sour Chicken at Sunrise Villa

One of the great things about renting out a villa on your holiday is that you have the option to do some self catering. Eating restaurant food for every meal is not ideal for everyone. I often find that restaurant food is too rich and contains too much salt. Another great thing about self catering on holiday is that you
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