Suspended animation suits Stephanie nicely in a Phi Phi cove. The Lycra T-shirt bikini is by HO ($68). At right, it's splashdown for Cindy Crawford at Bangkok's Oriental Hotel. That's a Keiko swim dress with golden Lycra thong ($79).
Elle gilds the lily pond at the Lanna golf course near the northern city of Chiang Mai. Her suit is by Ocean Pacific ($36).
The cool cascade of the 1,200-foot Mae Ya waterfall is a natural shower for Estelle in her neoprene wet suit from Anne Cole Collection ($75). Kim Alexis, in a gathered bikini by Diva ($68), daydreams in a cove sheltered by the Phang Nga Islands.
Elle chooses an abstract rock-print suit from Darling Rio ($35) for an interlude at One of the many spectacular waterfalls to be found in Mae Sa district.
Elle updates the "Sea Hunt" suit (opposite) in a bikini with zippered vest by Jantzen ($38). Her modest bikini from Half Moon ($62) is viewed with some amazement by a Li Su tribeswoman at Chiang Dao.
Poolside at the Pearl Village, Stephanie is anything but blue in a hand-painted suit by Half Moon ($57).
It's twilight time, and Kathy, in a suit by Darling Rio ($35), views a slice of Thai splendor from Phuket's lofty Prom Thep Point.