The Similan Islands, Phuket, Thailand
The Similan Islands

Phuket

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Le Versace

Local Tip Exquisite surroundings, superb French cuisine, spectacular views of Patong and romantic sunsets offer an ideal place dine and relax.

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VSET

Local Tip I have personally known Ronnie, the Executive Chef for many years. It's a place that I take my friends when I want them to enjoy an evening to the full. His Lamb Cutlets are to die for!

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Thai Cooking Class @ Boathouse Wine & Grill

Thai Cooking Class @ Boathouse Wine & Grill

23 Apr - 27 Apr

If you've enjoyed Thai food while in Phuket, why not cook Thai at home! Learn how to prepare the most authentic Thai dishes that you can enjoy with family and friends as a meal or at a party and the best way to spice dishes so they can be enjoyed spicy (pet) or not spicy (my pet) and the ingredients to use that you can find where ever you... more »

Phuket Pride Gala Dinner & Auction

Phuket Pride Gala Dinner & Auction

24 Apr

'Celebrating Who We Are by Building a Stronger Community' The Phuket Pride Gala Dinner & Auction is being held a fun event that will see Phuket’s Premier DJ in attendance and the World Famous Cabaret Show from Kiss Bar – Soi Paradise. All money raised will be used to fight HIV and AIDS in Phuket. Tickets can purchased by Visa &... more »

AIP ANZAC Night

AIP ANZAC Night

25 Apr

Organised by Aussies In Phuket, the dusk ANZAC Memorial Service will see a memorial speech followed by an ode delivered by Kevin Mansfield. Lady Pie will sell 100 Baht food vouchers for a sausage banger with onions and sauce etc OR hot pies and sausage rolls. Free coleslaw is included. There will also be drink vouchers, soft drink and... more »

Happy Hour & Live Music @ The Speakeasy

Happy Hour & Live Music @ The Speakeasy

25 Apr

Phuket’s first Speakeasy. Come and enjoy the classiest daily Happy Half on the island. From 6 to 9pm, you'll receive 50% off cocktails, local beers and selected red/white wines. On Fridays, there's live music from 7 to 10pm. Don’t miss it! more »

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Ao Po Grand Marina

Opened in September 2008, Ao Po Grand Marina is Phuket's newest marina and is situated in an ideal location at the entrance of Phang Nga Bay. The marina has 24 hour access with no tide restrictions. more »

Virtual Tours

Chicago Steakhouse

Great steaks, burgers and salads, Chicago Steakhouse provides Phuket's best value family dining. more »

Phuket Photos

Surin Beach

Surin Beach

Navy Patrol Boat 813: from the 2004 tsunami

Navy Patrol Boat 813: from the 2004 tsunami

Happy Buddha at Wat Tum Sua in Krabi

Happy Buddha at Wat Tum Sua in Krabi

At a nursery

At a nursery

Gai Pad Mamuang (Fried Chicken and Cashew Nut)

Gai Pad Mamuang (Fried Chicken and Cashew Nut)

Cape Phromthep

Cape Phromthep

Gaeng Massaman Gae (Massaman curry with lamb)

Gaeng Massaman Gae (Massaman curry with lamb)

Heroines Monument

Heroines Monument

Colourful Orchids

Colourful Orchids

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