TripAdvisor ranks Phuket among the world's top 15 destinations

Bangkok and Phuket have been named 8th and 14th, respectively among the Top 15 “Popular Destinations — World” in the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2021.

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Phuket Heroines: Saviors of the island

Travel handbooks promote Phuket as a tropical destination with scenic beaches and glamorous nightlife. Island’s rich history and cultural heritage is – sad to say – often neglected, though Phuket has to offer numerous intellectual delights to a curious traveler

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Phuket lifts quarantine for visitors from Bangkok, 75 provinces

Phuket Governor Narong Woonciew has signed an order lifting quarantine requirement for visitors from Bangkok and all provinces except Samut Sakhon.

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Pretty beaches on the South of Phuket

Come south of the border with me Not that long ago I was writing about beaches on the north of...

Lina Krengel

Going green! COVID-19 control measures eased from Feb 1

Good news for Phuket! The island is listed among the safest provinces in Thailand (green) with only minimal control measures in force.

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Phuket's famous Chinpracha House now available for virtual tours

The Chinpracha House virtualtour is an immersive 360° adventure that allows everyone to explore the historical mansion in 3D.

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Wanna look younger for 300 THB?

Hot Springs in Phang Nga Let’s be honest, after a certain age most of us would like to look and...

Lina Krengel

Let's roll the dice! Phuket is getting its own Monopoly

Phuket is about to get its own edition of the world-famous board game as announced by Winning Moves, who will be producing Phuket Monopoly under official license from Hasbro.

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Hospitals in Phuket

Praemonitus, praemunitus Have you noticed how people became more health concerned since COVID...

Lina Krengel

Thai medicines you need to know

Getting sick is always a trouble, getting sick in a foreign country makes it double. You not only...

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