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The Similan Islands

Phuket

Phuket, the biggest of the thousands of islands sprinkled around Thailand's coastline, is a magical blend of everything a holidaymaker or expatriate could dream of.
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Coyote Phuket

Local Tip Big servings of traditional Mexican and Tex-Mex fare plus 75+ margaritas or premium tequilas. Stunning sunset views.

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Phuket Youth Sailing Club

Local Tip The Club is a great way for kids to learn how to sail. Optimists and Topazes, both small dinghies, are provided and instruction given so kids can get comfortable on the water, do some racing and above all,...

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Thai Cooking Classes @ Blue Elephant Governor Mansion Cooking School

Thai Cooking Classes @ Blue Elephant Governor Mansion Cooking School

18 Sep - 21 Sep

The Blue Elephant Governor Mansion Phuket Cooking School & Restaurant offers cooking classes at a more than a century old elegant and historical mansion in Old Phuket Town. Learn how to cook authentic Thai cuisine - "Thai Cooking of the Past", "Thai Cuisine of Today", and "Thai Kitchen of Tomorrow" taught by instructors trained by Nooror... more »

Yoga Escape Phuket 5 Nights & 6 Days

Yoga Escape Phuket 5 Nights & 6 Days

18 Sep - 23 Sep

Come on a 6-day yoga retreat and excursion on Phuket! There will be daily yoga practices that include Hatha, Ashtanga, power flow, vinyassa, restorative and Yin plus a full day tour on an island as well as time to enjoy Phuket. Included are: 2 Yoga Classes daily • Pranayama - Chanting - Meditation • Beach Walks & Acro Yoga •... more »

Social Tennis Night @ Thanyapura

Social Tennis Night @ Thanyapura

18 Sep

Get together with the community and play some tennis! Thanyapura presents a social tennis evening every Thursday that will allow participants to hone their skills, meet some people and have some fun. The evening is free for members and 300 Baht for non-members. more »

A Pig's Tale

A Pig's Tale

19 Sep

The Pavilions, in collaboration with Wine & Taste, invites you on a culinary journey, sure to satiate your appetite for real food. Join Chef Belinda in a series of unique dining experiences, combining quality ingredients and genuine flavors with her signature zest. This September, we celebrate the humble hog with the best of all things... more »

Videos

Kan Eang@pier

Kan Eang@pier offers not only superb seafood and Thai food, but also stunning views and a striking setting. more »

Virtual Tours

The Speakeasy

Lounge around in an environment that is reminiscent of when the sale, manufacture and transportation of alcohol was illegal - 1920s-30s prohibition in the USA. more »

Phuket Photos

Farming oysters for pearls to make jewellery

Farming oysters for pearls to make jewellery

PIMEX: Phuket International Boat Show

PIMEX: Phuket International Boat Show

Gaeng Massaman Gae (Massaman curry with lamb)

Gaeng Massaman Gae (Massaman curry with lamb)

Phuket Bird Park

Phuket Bird Park

Beach swing

Beach swing

An arch of rubber trees

An arch of rubber trees

Water sports at Relax Beach

Water sports at Relax Beach

Phuket Botanic Garden

Phuket Botanic Garden

Goong Sarong (Deep fried prawns in vermicelli)

Goong Sarong (Deep fried prawns in vermicelli)

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