10 Reasons Why We Love Phuket!

Why We Can't Leave Thailand

Why is Phuket so popular? [toc] 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 like it, some had unfortunate experiences. Some expats are grumpy because they forgot how lucky they are here and

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Phuket Weather – Best time to visit Phuket

Phuket Weather

When is the best time to visit Phuket? [toc] Phuket weather plays a key role when deciding the best time to visit Phuket, and it depends on what you actually like. Thailand has a tropical climate with two seasons and it's warm all year round. The weather in Phuket is always a stressful topic, especially during the rainy season, which is between June and November. Every single day we receive

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10 Great Photographers You Can Hire for Your Holiday in Phuket

Phuket Photographers

Where to find a good photographer in Phuket? Most people hire a Phuket photographer for a pre-wedding photoshoot or to cover their wedding events. But if you think about it, travelling to Phuket with your friends, family or loved one can also be an unforgettable moment, and for a relatively small price, you can hire a talented photographer to take amazing photos in locations you wouldn't even find yourself! Here

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Phuket Airport – Good To Know about Phuket International Airport

Phuket International Airport

Phuket International Airport [toc] Phuket Airport International and 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 and crowded areas. [the_ad id="30528"] Arriving at Phuket Airport Everyone knows that the most stressful time for any traveller resides

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About Phuket 101 and Willy Thuan

About Phuket 101

About us [toc] Phuket 101 Blog shares 26 years of Phuket exploration and thousands of photos for those who love Phuket as much as we do. This blog shares our real experience. We tried and visited every place, we paid for everything which allows us to keep our real 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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How to pronounce Phuket?

How to pronounce Phuket?

Phuket Pronunciation [toc] How do you pronounce Phuket? For most of us, it's so obvious, we are still surprised when someone says “f**k it”. We thought the 2004 tsunami put Phuket and its name on the map once for all. But not; we still hear lots of hesitation, snickering and giggling. Lately, some overseas offices called us and asked if our residence was in: "Fook... (hesitates), Fuuk... (errrr...), Faak...it? (giggles

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18 Frequently Asked Questions about Phuket

Phuket Travel and Tips

Tips and Frequently Asked Questions about Phuket [toc] 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 the difference during your holiday. There is a lot to say to help you enjoy your stay while avoiding problems, so bookmark this page as we

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Buddha Postures for the Seven Days of the Week

7 Buddha Postures

7 Buddha Postures for the 7 Days of the Week [toc] If you have been to a temple (or 'Wat') in Thailand, you might have noticed that the Buddha appears in standing, sitting or reclining postures. In some, you will even see seven (sometimes eight) statues of Buddha aligned next to each other, often with a donation cup in front of it. So what does it mean? Many people see

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Is Phuket Still a Romantic Destination?

Romantic Phuket

Where to Spend a Romantic Holiday in Phuket? [toc] To many travellers, Phuket is a touristy island, a place to avoid if you are dreaming of a deserted paradise with romantic walks on lonely beaches. And in many ways, it is true. Human instinct is to herd, and then complain about it. How ironic. But if you are smart enough to look a little further, Phuket is definitely a romantic

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How to get a driving license in Phuket

Getting a Driving License in Phuket

How to get a driving license in Phuket [toc] How to get a driving license in Phuket... If you plan to stay in Phuket for a while, you probably will consider renting or buying a motorbike, in which case you will need a driving license. If you have an international one, then you have no problem, but if you don't, driving without a Thai license will open the door to

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