Feature Phuket Thailand Travel Guide - Beach Information

Getting to Phuket - How to go

Traveling to Phuket Island has never been simple or easy. It still isn't. But it is much simpler and easier than it used... read

Patong Beach

If Phuket is the "Pearl of the Orient" then it is fair to say that Patong Beach is the "Fun Place" of the Orient. It is,... read

Karon Beach

Karon beach is located on the west side of Phuket Island along the Andaman Sea coastline. To the north of Karon, separat... read

Kata Beach

The Kata beaches - actually there are two of them - are located south of Patong and Karon beaches on the west coast of P... read

Getting to Koh Yao

The islands of Koh Yao Noi and Koh Yao Yai are just about midway between the northern tip of Phuket and mainland Krabi, ... read

Cost of Living in Phuket

How much does it cost to live in Phuket? This is a difficult question to answer because there is so much variance in wha... read

Do's and Don'ts in Phuket, Thailand

This list of "do's" and "don'ts" in Thailand and Phuket represents our feelings. Some points are similar to those made o... read

Phuket Golf Courses

Phuket Island is a golfer's paradise. There are several fun, interesting and challenging places to play on Phuket and ne... read

Phuket Shopping Guide

Some argue that Phuket Island might not be quite the shopping destination of some other places in Thailand, such as Bang... read

Shopping in Patong and Other Beaches

About 10 Km from Phuket, on the west coast, is the second of the two major shopping destinations on Phuket Island and th... read

Bargaining in Thailand

Bargaining or haggleing for items is something many people find distasteful and would rather not do. They simiply prefer... read

Common Thai Phrases for Tourist

Generally speaking, it is best to try to communicate with Thai people in English, because they can probably speak much... read

Visa to Stay in Phuket (Visa Run)

Comparatively speaking, the "friendliness" and complexity of the rules and regulations regarding Thai visas and immigrat... read

The Soi(s) of Bangla

Most people reading this are aware that Bangla Road, in the middle of the west coast resort of Patong Beach, is the ente... read

Retiring? - Come to Phuket, Thailand!

Perhaps, after 40 odd years of working in an office, a factory or out on the road, it's time to think of retiring somewh... read

Phuket Bike Week

For the past 15 years or so, around the time of the Songkran festival, big hogs than usual are seen roaming around Phuke... read

History of Phuket

Phuket Island has experienced human activity for a long, long time but we have no accurate record of it until relatively... read

Cars & Motorbikes Rentals

On Phuket Island, automobile and motorbike rental is a fairly big business. There are more than a few reasons for this. ... read

Scuba Diving in Phuket

Phuket Island is consistently ranked as one of the best places in the world to enjoy scuba diving. There are many excell... read

Phuket Yacht Charter

Phuket Island has always had an important relationship to boating and the sea, more so than many other islands. Historic... read

The Ten Best Luxury Resorts of Phuket

In presenting the following list of the top ten luxury resorts on Phuket Island... read

The Phuket King’s Cup Regatta

Boating and Phuket: Boating has always played an important part in the economy and development of Phuket Island... read

The Tailors of Phuket

Bargains Galore: Phuket Island, along with many other tourist destinations in Thailand, is the home of tailor shops that offer great deals!!... read

The Tailors of Phuket

Phuket is the most popular location on the South East Asia. The place is highly appreciated for it exotic beaches and lush green palm trees.... read