20 Sep Steve is homeless. The year-old isn't living rough on the streets of London or his home town of Manchester though. He's sleeping rough thousands of miles away in Thailand. For most people, spending months on a Thai beach sounds too good to be true. But the dream has turned sour for some. 5 Dec Wondering where to go in Thailand? Then watch this video – the Rough Guides take on the best places to visit in Thailand. From Chiang Mai's festivals to Bang. 17 Sep Thailand is home to an astonishing array of islands offering all manner of diving, swimming and sunbathing opportunities all year round. The hardest part for any visitor is singling out the best. Here are 20 of our favourites, taken from the Rough Guide to Thailand's Beaches & Islands. Scroll down to see.