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

Songkran Festival Phuket

What is the Songkran Water Festival? [toc] 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 tourism. Songkran water festival in Phuket  [the_ad id="30528"] Songkran on a normal year If you choose to come

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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, and this for a couple of reasons. Even though there is some expected high and low seasons, there are no guaranteed patterns. Each year, the weather in Phuket is unpredictable,

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

How long Should I stay in Phuket

How many days should I stay in Phuket? [toc] 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 different distances. If you live far away from Phuket, it is better to stay longer, mainly to recover from

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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 once again, keep in mind that these safety tips use common sense. [the_ad id="30528"] Apart from careless driving, incidents

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Phuket International Airport ✈️ Good To Know about Phuket Airport

Phuket International Airport

Phuket International Airport [toc] Phuket International Airport 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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11 Things Not to Do in Phuket

Protected Wildlife Photography

Things Not to Do in Phuket [toc] 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 know and respect those rules, even the untold ones. Many of them seem so obvious and common sense; we

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Phuket Festivals and Events

Phuket Festivals and Events 2019

Phuket Festivals and Events [toc] 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. Not all the events are listed here yet, but we'll add them as we join them. [the_ad id="30528"] Songkran

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11 Reasons Why Phuket is so Popular

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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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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Wedding in Phuket – Getting married in Phuket

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 pictures 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]  Update: Wash your hands frequently and carry hand sanitizing gel or wipes, just as a precaution! Many readers coming to Phuket for the first time send questions daily: This is my first time in Phuket; what should I really 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

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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? [toc] 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!

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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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Phuket Airport Transfers ▷ How to Get from Phuket Airport to your Hotel?

Phuket Airport Transfers

What is the Best Way to Go from Phuket Airport to my Hotel? [toc] Phuket Airport Transfers are pretty much hassle-free, and there are many ways to get from the Airport to your hotel, wherever your hotel is. We get daily questions about Phuket Airport Transfers on our Facebook page, and we try to answer them as well as we can. The most popular seems to be the shared mini-bus

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Chinese New Year 2020 in Phuket, January 25

Chinese New Year in Phuket

Chinese New Year in Phuket [toc] Phuket Chinese New Year 2020 is set to ring January 25, with several days of festivities to celebrate the Year of the Rat. With its large ethnic Chinese population descending from migrants to the island in the past, Phuket’s Lunar New Year festival is an important annual event. It seems to get bigger and more colourful with each passing year as the number of

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Renting a car with driver in Phuket (minivans and taxis for a day)

Renting a car with a private driver in Phuket

Renting a minivan or private taxi for a day in Phuket [toc] Renting a car with a private driver or a minivan for a day in Phuket is a great way to discover the island without having to stress out about directions, parking and even driving safety. Besides, the drivers are very knowledgeable and always try their best to accommodate your schedule and requests. They will plan the best route

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