Phuket Weather Month by Month ☀️

Phuket Weather Month by Month

Which is the best month to visit Phuket? [toc] What will Phuket weather be on the month I arrive? What is the best month to visit Phuket? These are questions we get very often and some tough ones to answer for several reasons. First, even though there are some expected high and low seasons, there are no guaranteed patterns. Each year, the weather in Phuket is unpredictable, and each month

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10 Biggest Myths about Phuket

Myths about Phuket

What's true and what's not [toc] Phuket is a popular destination; as you can expect, fame comes with stereotypes and a fair share of myths people enjoy spreading online. Sure, there are many hot topics to discuss, and let's not blind ourselves: not everything is perfect, but Phuket is still a superb island (it is for us). Let's try to debunk some of the most popular myths about Phuket. As

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

Is Phuket Safe?

Is Phuket safe for tourists? [toc] 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 again, remember that these safety tips use common sense. Apart from careless driving, incidents are rare and Phuket is

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Phuket Local Blue Bus and Pink Bus

Phuket Blue Bus

How to use Phuket Blue Bus (Song Taew) [toc] The Phuket Blue Bus (known as Song Taew) is the oldest and best-known local bus to get from Phuket Town to destinations around Phuket. It often looks more like a wooden truck than a bus as you know it. Those will only take you from Phuket town to a beach or a small set of beaches, but not between beaches. That

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Best Hospitals in Phuket

Phuket Hospitals

Major Phuket Hospitals There is a surprisingly large amount of hospitals in Phuket if you consider how small the island is, and several of them are very high end, with a trusted international level. The cost of surgery here is low and the standards high. Medical tourism is, therefore, a big draw. [toc] You can get dentistry or cosmetic surgery at a much lower cost and on a tropical island!

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PHUKET WEDDINGS

Phuket Weddings

How to get married in Phuket? [toc] Getting married in Phuket brings to mind images of an idyllic, romantic and memorable time with loved ones, but a wedding in Phuket requires a staggering amount of preparation as it needs to be as perfect as possible. Imagine having a pre-wedding photoshoot, marriage or honeymoon picture shot in one of the most sought-after islands of Thailand? A wedding in Phuket can also

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1st Time in Phuket ? 26 Things You Should See, Do, Eat, Know and Enjoy!

First Time in Phuket

A beginner's guide to Phuket [toc] Many readers coming to Phuket for the first time send daily questions: This is my first time in Phuket; what should I see and do? Of course, since everyone is different, there are many answers, but with years of experience answering the same anxious questions, we came up with a list of answers. These may not be our (or your) favourites, but the places

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Phuket Airport Bus – Bus from Airport to Phuket Town

Airport Bus Phuket

From Phuket International Airport to Phuket Town only [toc] Phuket Airport Bus is easy to identify with its bright orange colour. However, despite its low price, chances are you will not find it very convenient. The bus only goes from Phuket Airport to Phuket Town old terminal, which is far from any of the beaches people usually book their hotel at. It might save you a bit of money if you booked

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Where to Change Money in Phuket?

Changing Money in Phuket

Where to get the best exchange rates in Phuket? [toc] Where to change money in Phuket and where to get the best exchange rates? If you are on budget, exchange rates can make a difference for your holiday. We try here to list the different options available on the island, and we try our best to gather useful information. Of course, things vary a lot, but these guidelines should help

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About Phuket 101 and Willy Thuan

About Phuket 101

About us [toc] Phuket 101 Blog shares 28 years of Phuket exploration and thousands of photos for those who love Phuket as much as we do. This blog shares our real experiences. We tried and visited every place, we paid for everything, which allows us to keep our honest opinions, and we are pretty strict about this. Phuket 101 was born on January 15, 2011 What does '101' mean? 101

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Phuket Piers and Ferries to the islands

Phuket piers and ferries to the islands nearby

Where to catch boats from Phuket to the nearby islands? [toc] Phuket is an island surrounded by more islands, some of them, such as Phi Phi Islands, are world-famous, so it is not a surprise why there are so many piers all around. We list them here to help you locate them on the map and plan your trip if you need to get them directly from Phuket Airport. Most

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Flying Business Class on Thai Airways – What it’s like

Business Class on Thai Airways

Thai Airways Business Class Review [toc] Flying Business Class on Thai Airways is always a bit of a special treat, no matter how many times you fly, and if you paid for your ticket or got it with your long saved mileage. There is a pretty big difference of perks between domestic and international business class. (Click here to read about flying on Thai Airways First Class) Check-In When flying

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5 Phuket Scams to Stay Away From

Phuket Scams

Best known scams in Phuket [toc] There are a few scams in Phuket, just like in most tourist destinations around the world, and you should be able to recognise them if they ever happen to you. Don't worry too much: while most are not frequent, they are easy to spot and avoid. Only the first scam can have serious consequences; the others are more of an annoyance, a waste of

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