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Local Tip There's nothing more gratifying seeing a child smiling because they're learned to do something such as learning the English language along with other skills. Spend some time volunteering and experience fun...

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Southeast Asia Pilot

Local Tip An indispensable guide for people on sailing yachts and power boats cruising anywhere in Southeast Asia - from Darwin, through Indonesia to Thailand and on to the Andaman Islands. The guide is now available...

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Fridays Wine & Tapas @ Vanilla Sky Bar, Cape Sienna

Fridays Wine & Tapas @ Vanilla Sky Bar, Cape Sienna

22 May

Chill on a Friday evening with 'All You Can Eat' Tapas and a free flow of selected beverages. Sit 50 metres above the sea and enjoy a beautiful sunset. The price is 1,390 Baht net from 7 to 10pm. more »

Bangkok Hilarious @ Royal Phuket Marina

Bangkok Hilarious @ Royal Phuket Marina

22 May

The Stand-up Comedy Invasion is coming! RPM hosts an evening of three great comedic talents with '1,000's of funny words and 100's of sentences, put together to make jokes. And they are bringing their own sunbeds and umbrellas.' The evening will see Graham Wooding from the UK, Canadian Garrett Jamieson and Leandro Soares from... more »

Yama Splash Pool Party @ Eastin Yama Hotel Phuket

Yama Splash Pool Party @ Eastin Yama Hotel Phuket

23 May

It's party time at Eastin Yama Phuket! Cool down with a yam-tastic cool pool party and enjoy the tunes played by the DJ along with fun activities. Cool down this summer with our yam-tastic cool pool party and get ready to crank it up to the sounds of our top DJ and fun activities. The entry fee of 250 Baht net person includes 1 drink... more »

Thanyapura Neon Night Run+Party

Thanyapura Neon Night Run+Party

23 May - 30 May

Have some fun and run! The Neon Night Run sees race distances for all ages in addition to great music and bright lights. There will be a BBQ, stalls, kids entertainment, face painting, prizes for the best NEON costumes, glow sticks and more. School teams will also be competing to win the new Thanyapura Cup. The event is a family fun fair... more »

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Blue Elephant Governor Mansion Phuket

The 13th restaurant in the Blue Elephant Group chain, the Blue Elephant Governor Mansion Phuket Cooking School & Restaurant offers exceptional authentic Thai dishes served in a splendid setting. more »

Virtual Tours

Ao Chalong Yacht Club (ACYC)

The Ao Chalong Yacht Club (ACYC) offers club racing, family rallies to off-island destinations. Three regattas are held under the auspices of the club and it is a RYA Shore Based Training Centre. more »

Phuket Photos

Bungalows on the lake at Khao Sok National Park

Bungalows on the lake at Khao Sok National Park

Rubber trees and station

Rubber trees and station

Thai fishing boat

Thai fishing boat

Life is a beach! Paradise right from the brochure.

Life is a beach! Paradise right from the brochure.

An arch of rubber trees

An arch of rubber trees

Thalang Road, (Old) Phuket Town 1903

Thalang Road, (Old) Phuket Town 1903

Twinpalms is a luxury resort at Surin Beach.

Twinpalms is a luxury resort at Surin Beach.

Muay Thai

Muay Thai

Phuket Butterfly Garden

Phuket Butterfly Garden

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