Phuket

Places to see in thailand Phuket
Places to see in thailand Phuket
Photo: Ko Phi Phi back beach. Stretching from just south of Bangkok down to the Malaysia border, Southern Thailand plays host to some of the Kingdom s biggest tourism drawcards. From diving off Ko Tao, to climbing in Krabi, partying on Ko Phi Phi or just laying in a hammock pretty much anywhere, the…
Beach Resort Phuket thailand
Beach Resort Phuket thailand
Horizon Patong is ideally located just across the road from the exquisite Patong Beach, on Phuket s famous West Coast, with its turquoise waters and white sandy beaches. Phuket s main shopping and entertainment district is only a stroll way and the seemingly unlimited options of markets, nightlife and…
Nook b
Nook b
The Blob is calling it: in terms of adventurous flavors, cute and spicy Burma Superstar offshoot B Star in the Inner Richmond has the best brunch going in SF right now. The Zen-lovely space draws a diverse crowd, the prices are “nice brunch” (satisfying entrees, $8–$13, from 10am-3pm) without getting…
Where is Kata Beach?
Where is Kata Beach?
There are countless internet bars across the country in big and small towns. Internet cafés are widespread and most are inexpensive. Prices as low as 15 baht/hour are commonplace, and speed of connection is generally reasonable, but many cafes close at midnight. Higher prices prevail in major package-tourist…
Things to Do in Phuket
Things to Do in Phuket
Phuket Island is a wonderful, tropical escape filled with spots that will give you sweet dreams and leave you asking for more. Start planning your Phuket excursions right now. Expedia can help you to map out all of the best things to do in Phuket. Pack your Phuket tours with top local and tourist places…
karon beach markets
karon beach markets
The local market is always a good place to get a slice of local life, and you can find markets all over Phuket. Already on this blog you can find information about the well known Weekend Market, and also the big Kathu market. I do realise that most visitors to Phuket won t be putting visit to a local…
Thailand, places Of Interest
Thailand, places Of Interest
1 Railay Beach Krabi province is home to some of Thailand s most famous beach destinations, and Railay is the cream of the crop. Widely considered one of the best beaches in the country, Railay delivers on promises of white sand beaches, clear blue water, and a feeling that you ve found a slice of paradise…
kata town
kata town
The beauty of international luxury living is sometimes found in the most unexpected places. Take for example, a new Sunday evening walking market in the historic Phuket Old Town. For those in-the-know, it provides an ideal opportunity to savor authentic local culture, cuisine and arts – at little cost…
Patong beach Night
Patong beach Night
Suggested Read: Nightlife In Phuket: 10 Bustling Hotspots You Must Check-out Literally translating into “Bangla Street”, wherein Soi means a particular street, the Soi Bangla nightlife in Patong Beach is the one-stop destination of Phuket. From famous go go bars, and restaurants, to discotheques and…
Restaurant Kata beach
Restaurant Kata beach
Kata Beach Food market kata restaurant Distance is 500m., and taking of 2 minutes for travelling. Kata Noi Beach Food market kata restaurant Distance is 1.2 km., and taking of 4 minutesfor travelling. Kata Center Plaza Food market kata restaurant Distance is 280 m., and taking of 1 minute for travelling…
Phuket tourist
Phuket tourist
Roger John Hussey (left) smiled for the camera as his wife filmed him preparing for the water sports activity on Kata Beach in Phuket on Wednesday. But within moments of being lifted in the air, he plunged more than 100ft into the shallow water below (right) Emergency services rushed Mr Hussey to the…
Kata beach reviews
Kata beach reviews
I often get asked about the best place to go in Phuket, particularly from people wanting to avoid the tourist trap of Patong that feels more like Faliraki than a tropical island. And so I recorded a video while taking a stroll on Kata beach, I ve also compared this with Karon beach; you ll find a link…
car rental Kata beach
car rental Kata beach
From the moment you get to Kata Beach, you ll have your eye on new experiences and be excited to sightsee in the region. And you re not the only one: Last year, vacations to this locale were a popular activity. In fact, Kata Beach is so great that scores of people call it home. Sure, you could get into…
Top ten Phuket
Top ten Phuket
Phuket wins in Travelers’ Choice awards TripAdvisor the travel planning and booking site, has announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice awards for Islands and Phuket is once again in the top 10. Award winners were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews…
what not to do in Phuket
what not to do in Phuket
The Thais are charming, friendly people. They genuinely like visitors and appreciate others sharing their love of Thailand and all things Thai. They are tolerant and readily overlook the usual tourist faux pas, but it is always nice to be prepared to avoid even the most minor offense. The following are…
Kata beach wikitravel
Kata beach wikitravel
Naxos in a few words: The biggest island in the area with hundreds of small and big villages Location: Lying just between Paros and lesser Cyclades. See : Naxos is a popular tourist destination with several easily accessible ruins. Portara is a majestic gate of the the Sanctuary and Temple of Apollo…
Kata or Karon beach better
Kata or Karon beach better
The Phuket blog has tended to steer clear of the main beaches in favour of quieter places, but since I work at Karon beach, I can make an exception! The 3 most developed beaches in Phuket are Patong beach (super crowded, though does have a few nice bits nearby like Tri Trang and Paradise beach and has…
Phuket main beach
Phuket main beach
Oddly this blog doesn t talk that often about Phuket s beaches, which is rather surprising since most visitors come to Phuket for a beach holiday , and Phuket does have rather a lot of very nice stretches of sand. But I try to keep a personal touch to the blog, and to be honest I’m not much of a beach…
kata Noi beach tsunami
kata Noi beach tsunami
Back to its best - but the tourists are only returning slowly to Patong beach Many resorts have been cleaned up but tourists are staying away. Gwyn Topham reports The Thai Airways inflight magazine had presumably gone to press long before Boxing Day, or its featured choice of Bangkok eating spot might…
Kato beach
Kato beach
Interesting beach far from the crowds, in the area of Kyra Panagia. There are two ways to reach this magnificient beach - the easiest way is by boat, the hardest is by foot. If you choose the easier trip, the boats run from Pigadia and stop here before continuing their journey to Apella beach. The other…
Phuket sights
Phuket sights
You’re coming to Phuket for its beaches, right? Most visitors to the island aim for its coastline without ever delving into its culture, but for those with the time and interest, Phuket’s museums offer a good, if sometimes quirky, look into its past. Thalang National Museum is the best of the bunch if…
Driving Around Phuket
Driving Around Phuket
Renting a Bike or a Car in Phuket – The Art of Driving in Phuket Renting a Bike or a Car in Phuket – The Art of Driving in Phuket 3.7 (3 votes) The Art of Driving in Phuket With so many things to see and do in Phuket, renting a car seems to be one of the best ways to get around freely at low cost. But…
Hat Kata
Hat Kata
Kooringal s Ladies Wide Brim Kata Hat is sure to be your best friend on the beach, by the pool, anywhere really Its natural colour goes with everything so you can be sun smart and stylish! Made of woven paper and with a wide brim, this is a must have addition to your summer wardrobe. Love, Miranda and…
Must visit in Phuket
Must visit in Phuket
Popularly known as the Pearl of the Andaman , Phuket is one of the famous beach destinations of Thailand. It invites a huge number of tourists to its shores and assures them a truly memorable stay. Comprised of palm fringed silky beaches, various attraction points and several other delights, Phuket…