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Phuket Vegetarian Festival: Eat Your Way to Heaven

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Phuket Vegetarian Festival is not what you’d expect by its name. An intense riot of color, noise and flavor. Phuket Vegetarian Festival is about so much more than just great food. It’s the stuff of fantasy- nine great Tao Emperor Gods in the heavens, moving the stars and planets to their own design and controlling the life and death of …

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Salute to the Sun! 6 Places to Watch the Phuket Sunset in Style

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Phuket Viewpoint: Where to Watch the Sunset After a hard day enjoying Phuket’s stunning beaches you’ll need an equally stunning location to watch one of the famous sunsets. So where should you head for the best views? Phuket is blessed with gorgeous scenery, golden sands and a long west-facing coastline that is tailor-made for watching sunsets. From bars to beaches …

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Phuket Coffee Addicts: The 6 Best Cafes in Phuket

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Cafes in Phuket: Unusual Places to Sip Coffee Coffee is no longer just a drink, it’s an art form. Take a look at these quirky cafes in Phuket to get your caffeine fix! Phuket has more than its fair share of bars and restaurants, but if you’re craving a good cup of coffee then you’re also in luck. The café …

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Phuket Nightlife: The Top 6 Bars in Phuket

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The 6 Best Bars in Phuket for Backpackers Crystal clear waters, pristine white beaches, and cocktail after cocktail. That’s what most people imagine when they think of Phuket. And while you’re guaranteed to relax with gorgeous views, you can’t visit the province without partying! The island is home to everything from dive bars to techno clubs. For every aspect of …

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The 5 Best Day Trips from Phuket

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Silky white sand, nodding palm trees and emerald sea. That’s what makes Phuket one of the top beach destinations in the world. Yet, being in the Pearl of the South, there are many options for getaways in the region. We previously covered the best day trips from Bangkok and our top 3 trips from Chiang Mai. Today, we’ll go over …

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Budget Travel in Thailand: 5 Things to Do in Phuket For Free (Or Cheap)

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The Perfect 1 Day Itinerary in Phuket for Frugal Travelers While Thailand is known as a cheap vacation spot, it can be pretty easy to go over budget (especially on your bar tab). Fortunately, we’ve got a black belt in getting that authentic Thai experience without breaking the bank. In this article, we’ll go over some locations you can’t miss …

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Choosing Where to Stay in Phuket is All Personal Preference

In Culture, Guides, Phuket by Nicholas WilkinsLeave a Comment

Figuring Out Where to Stay in Phuket As far as islands go, Phuket is pretty small. It’s only 576 square kilometers, making it slightly smaller than Singapore. Out of Thailand’s 76 provinces, it ranks 75th for size and 65th for population. But despite its humble appearance, Phuket is one of the most diverse, exciting places to visit in Southeast Asia. …