Songkran Festival Phuket

Songkran 2021 in Phuket – Songkran Water Festival April 12 to 15

What is the Songkran Water Festival? Songkran Water Festival Phuket happens between April 12 to 15, 2021 (The dates vary depending on Thailand’s regions). As you can expect, Songkran 2021 will not really be an event this year compared to previous years, as Phuket is still not open to international … Read more


How many days do you need for a great stay in Phuket?

How many days should I stay in Phuket? How many days are enough to visit Phuket? This is a question we receive very often, mostly from first-time visitors. As you can expect, there is no easy answer because everyone has different lengths of annual leaves, different budgets or live at … Read more

Is Phuket Safe?

Is Phuket Safe? 12 Tips for a Safe Holiday in Phuket

Is Phuket safe for tourists? Yes, Phuket is safe, probably safer than most other countries. Of course, the experience might differ for each traveller, but overall, if you follow the common-sense safety rules, you should never have to worry. On this page, we give a few pieces of advice, but … Read more

Where to Stay in Phuket

Where to Stay in Phuket?

Where to Stay in Phuket? A Neighbourhood Guide Where should I stay in Phuket? Where should I book my hotel? What beach is best? How is that neighbourhood? So many questions! Deciding where to stay in Phuket and which beach is best to book your hotel can and will have … Read more

Phuket Car Rental

Where to Rent a Car in Phuket? – Phuket Car Rentals

Where to Rent a Car in Phuket? Renting a car in Phuket is a great way to explore the island and its surroundings on your own. Finding a car rental company is very easy and hassle-free if you follow some basic rules. We recommend booking in advance with a reputable … Read more

Phuket International Airport

Phuket International Airport ✈️

Phuket International Airport Phuket International Airport and the domestic airport are in separate terminals. The International terminal has been up and running for a while. Extensions have been massive, and despite a difficult start and long queues at the opening, it solved many of the past issues such as parking … Read more

Phuket Travel and Tips

18 Frequently Asked Questions about Phuket

Tips and Frequently Asked Questions about Phuket Phuket travel – sharing tips, useful travel info, frequently asked questions, things you should know before you go and even more once you arrive in Phuket. These are the little things we gathered that can make a difference during your holiday. There is … Read more

Phuket Weather Webcam

Phuket Webcam – Live Cameras on Phuket Island

Patong Beach Weather Webcam Live streaming – NEW!  Our Phuket Webcam allows you to see what the weather is like in Phuket at the moment, a bird view of Patong beach from a live cam located at the top of the Patong Tower. We hope this is useful to … Read more

Protected Wildlife Photography

11 Things Not to Do in Phuket

Things Not to Do in Phuket Just like in any country, there are few customs everyone should respect and a few things you should not do in Phuket. Some are petty and casual; some are serious and could lead to real trouble. If you are familiar with Thailand, you probably … Read more

Phuket Festivals and Events 2019

Phuket Festivals and Events

Phuket Festivals and Events Phuket festivals play an essential role in island life. The history of Phuket goes back a long way, and the whole year is peppered with many traditional festivals or newly created events. Some are celebrated nationwide, while some others have a special meaning to Phuket people. … Read more

First Time in Phuket

12 Mistakes People Make on a 1st Trip to Phuket!

Classic Mistakes You Should Avoid in Phuket Phuket is an easy-going safe destination with so much to see, do and eat! Here are a few tips to ensure a safe and happy holiday, mostly based on the daily questions we get from readers around the world and some common sense. … Read more

Why We Can't Leave Thailand

11 Reasons Why Phuket is so Popular

Why is Phuket so popular? Why can’t we leave Thailand? And what makes you come back to Phuket countless times? There are many answers to these questions, but we picked the ten answers we thought was the most important. Of course, there will always be some exceptions: some travellers didn’t … Read more